The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 102 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs citing C++ 15 32 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.63% 1.48% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% 3.74% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 21
Average daily rate
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£355 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £299 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £36.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+3.47% -5.26%
C++
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
786 856 1064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.80% 39.59% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 502 533
Average daily rate £325 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 40 23
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +35.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £55.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C++ across the Yorkshire region.

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Yorkshire region.

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -19 10 £375 +25.00% 18
South Yorkshire - 3 £250 - 9
North Yorkshire +4 2 - - 2
East Yorkshire - - - -
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 30 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 29 (44.62%) Java
2 29 (44.62%) Linux
3 25 (38.46%) PHP
3 25 (38.46%) Python
4 21 (32.31%) Ruby
5 20 (30.77%) Web Services
6 19 (29.23%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (27.69%) OO
8 15 (23.08%) Perl
9 14 (21.54%) DevOps
9 14 (21.54%) TDD
10 13 (20.00%) Salt
10 13 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (20.00%) Bash Shell
10 13 (20.00%) Puppet
11 12 (18.46%) Finance
11 12 (18.46%) C
11 12 (18.46%) Client/Server
11 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
12 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (16.92%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (15.38%) DNS
13 10 (15.38%) .NET
14 9 (13.85%) C#
14 9 (13.85%) Node.js
14 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (12.31%) NoSQL
15 8 (12.31%) SQL
15 8 (12.31%) Internet

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.85%) Node.js
2 5 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (3.08%) nginx
3 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Route 53
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
2 10 (15.38%) DNS
3 8 (12.31%) Internet
4 7 (10.77%) SSL
5 5 (7.69%) VLAN
5 5 (7.69%) DVB
5 5 (7.69%) Ethernet
6 4 (6.15%) SSH
7 3 (4.62%) Firewall
7 3 (4.62%) LDAP
7 3 (4.62%) Network Security
7 3 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.08%) DHCP
9 1 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.54%) Wireless
9 1 (1.54%) WAN
9 1 (1.54%) SMTP
9 1 (1.54%) FTP
9 1 (1.54%) HTTP
9 1 (1.54%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) NoSQL
2 6 (9.23%) Redis
2 6 (9.23%) Couchbase
2 6 (9.23%) MongoDB
2 6 (9.23%) SimpleDB
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.15%) MySQL
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Selenium
2 2 (3.08%) Behat
2 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
2 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.54%) Subversion
3 1 (1.54%) JUnit
3 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.54%) Firebug
3 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (43.08%) Software Engineer
2 17 (26.15%) Developer
3 15 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 11 (16.92%) Java Software Engineer
6 9 (13.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (9.23%) Java Developer
8 6 (9.23%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (7.69%) C++ Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Test Engineer
9 5 (7.69%) Tester
9 5 (7.69%) C++/Java Developer
10 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Systems Designer
11 3 (4.62%) Designer
12 2 (3.08%) Android Developer
12 2 (3.08%) Non-Functional Tester
12 2 (3.08%) VB Developer
12 2 (3.08%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.77%) Web Services
2 10 (15.38%) .NET
3 6 (9.23%) J2EE
4 4 (6.15%) Middleware
5 3 (4.62%) HTML
5 3 (4.62%) CSS
6 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.08%) XML
6 2 (3.08%) MFC
7 1 (1.54%) DAO
7 1 (1.54%) Spring
7 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.54%) BREW
7 1 (1.54%) LAMP
7 1 (1.54%) ActiveX
7 1 (1.54%) ODBC
7 1 (1.54%) JSP
7 1 (1.54%) J2ME
7 1 (1.54%) POSIX
7 1 (1.54%) ISAPI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Client/Server
2 11 (16.92%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.69%) IPTV
3 5 (7.69%) MPEG
3 5 (7.69%) Video on Demand
4 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.62%) STB
5 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.08%) User Experience
6 2 (3.08%) Animation
7 1 (1.54%) Handset
7 1 (1.54%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.54%) RIA
7 1 (1.54%) Open Source
7 1 (1.54%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (44.62%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Windows
3 6 (9.23%) UNIX
4 3 (4.62%) Android
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) CentOS
5 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 18 (27.69%) OO
3 14 (21.54%) DevOps
3 14 (21.54%) TDD
4 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
6 7 (10.77%) BDD
7 5 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 5 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 5 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (6.15%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.15%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.62%) Scrum
9 3 (4.62%) Test Management
9 3 (4.62%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.08%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (44.62%) Java
2 25 (38.46%) PHP
2 25 (38.46%) Python
3 21 (32.31%) Ruby
4 15 (23.08%) Perl
5 13 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 12 (18.46%) C
7 9 (13.85%) C#
8 8 (12.31%) SQL
9 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
10 5 (7.69%) VB
10 5 (7.69%) Tcl
11 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
12 2 (3.08%) VB6
13 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.54%) VC++
13 1 (1.54%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.54%) Embedded C++
13 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 5 (7.69%) ISEB
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
1 5 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 13 (20.00%) Salt
1 13 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (20.00%) Puppet
2 3 (4.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.08%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) Websense
3 3 (4.62%) Symantec
3 3 (4.62%) McAfee
3 3 (4.62%) Juniper
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco
3 3 (4.62%) Blue Coat
4 2 (3.08%) Splunk
4 2 (3.08%) Capita
5 1 (1.54%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.54%) Perforce
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