The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 126 81 102
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +21
Contract jobs citing C++ 25 71 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.85% 2.23% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.89% 5.70% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 56 11
Median daily rate £320 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £528 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
1323 1246 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 45.17% 39.18% 32.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 831 463
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 16
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +63.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.25 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -18 25 £320 -20.00% 14
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 40 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (47.37%) Python
4 28 (36.84%) Oracle
5 26 (34.21%) SQL Server
6 23 (30.26%) SQL
6 23 (30.26%) Open Source
7 20 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 19 (25.00%) Informatica
9 17 (22.37%) ITIL
10 16 (21.05%) T-SQL
10 16 (21.05%) Algorithms
11 15 (19.74%) Linux
12 14 (18.42%) PRINCE2
12 14 (18.42%) C
12 14 (18.42%) .NET
12 14 (18.42%) SaaS
12 14 (18.42%) PaaS
13 13 (17.11%) C#
13 13 (17.11%) Java
13 13 (17.11%) ETL
13 13 (17.11%) Finance
14 12 (15.79%) PL/SQL
14 12 (15.79%) Problem Management
15 11 (14.47%) Unit Testing
15 11 (14.47%) CSS
15 11 (14.47%) Data Management
15 11 (14.47%) Degree
16 10 (13.16%) HTML
16 10 (13.16%) Data Security

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.21%) SAS
2 2 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.32%) CMS
3 1 (1.32%) Drupal
3 1 (1.32%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) PaaS
1 14 (18.42%) SaaS
2 8 (10.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) LDAP
1 3 (3.95%) SMTP
2 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (10.53%) Apache Hive
3 8 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 8 (10.53%) HBase
4 6 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.89%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.89%) MySQL
4 6 (7.89%) Pentaho
4 6 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.95%) Big Data
6 2 (2.63%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.32%) Mahout
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) ERwin
2 1 (1.32%) Firebug
2 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Banking
2 3 (3.95%) Electronics
3 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.32%) Back Office
3 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (47.37%) Developer
2 15 (19.74%) Architect
3 10 (13.16%) ETL Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Technical Architect
4 9 (11.84%) C++ Developer
5 6 (7.89%) C++ Programmer
5 6 (7.89%) Data Architect
5 6 (7.89%) Programmer
6 5 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 5 (6.58%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Informatica Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (3.95%) Agile Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) .NET
2 11 (14.47%) CSS
3 10 (13.16%) HTML
4 9 (11.84%) Velocity
4 9 (11.84%) Web Services
5 8 (10.53%) Middleware
6 5 (6.58%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
6 5 (6.58%) Web Services Management
7 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (5.26%) D3.js
7 4 (5.26%) OpenLayers
8 3 (3.95%) Ajax
8 3 (3.95%) ebXML
8 3 (3.95%) LAMP
8 3 (3.95%) REST
8 3 (3.95%) SOAP
9 2 (2.63%) CSS3
9 2 (2.63%) HTML5
9 2 (2.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Algorithms
2 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.53%) Data Integration
3 6 (7.89%) Visualisation
4 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.95%) PKI
5 3 (3.95%) Smartcard
5 3 (3.95%) Telematics
6 2 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (2.63%) Neural Network
6 2 (2.63%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.63%) Statistics
7 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.32%) Physics
7 1 (1.32%) Social Network
7 1 (1.32%) STB
7 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.74%) Linux
2 9 (11.84%) Unix
3 4 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.26%) Open Source
3 17 (22.37%) ITIL
4 14 (18.42%) PRINCE2
5 13 (17.11%) ETL
6 12 (15.79%) Problem Management
7 11 (14.47%) Data Management
7 11 (14.47%) Unit Testing
8 10 (13.16%) Data Modelling
8 10 (13.16%) Data Security
8 10 (13.16%) DevOps
9 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (10.53%) Data Architecture
10 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (9.21%) Web Development
11 6 (7.89%) Data Transformation
11 6 (7.89%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (7.89%) Multithreading
11 6 (7.89%) OOP
11 6 (7.89%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 36 (47.37%) Python
3 23 (30.26%) SQL
4 16 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 14 (18.42%) C
6 13 (17.11%) C#
6 13 (17.11%) Java
7 12 (15.79%) PL/SQL
8 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
9 5 (6.58%) Ruby
10 4 (5.26%) PHP
11 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.95%) Delphi
12 2 (2.63%) MATLAB
12 2 (2.63%) R
12 2 (2.63%) Scala
13 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.95%) CCNP
4 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.95%) MCSE
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.95%) RHCE
5 1 (1.32%) ISEB
5 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.95%) HL7
3 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.32%) MISRA
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (10.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (36.84%) Oracle
2 20 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 19 (25.00%) Informatica
4 6 (7.89%) CA
4 6 (7.89%) Tableau
5 1 (1.32%) Citrix
5 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.32%) VMware