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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 93 103 63
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -40
Contract jobs citing C++ 44 23 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.56% 0.90% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.96% 2.62% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 36
Average daily rate £550 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.60% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £41.00 £36.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -79.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
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
1112 879 929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.53% 34.48% 40.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 584 590
Average daily rate £400 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 11
Average hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.26 £35.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £43.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 25 £525 +66.66% 18
South Yorkshire -7 8 £500 +63.26% 3
North Yorkshire +8 1 - - 4
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 75 (51.37%) Java
1 75 (51.37%) Python
2 55 (37.67%) .NET
2 55 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (34.93%) SQL
4 49 (33.56%) C#
5 47 (32.19%) JavaScript
5 47 (32.19%) Ruby
6 44 (30.14%) Linux
7 39 (26.71%) HTML
8 33 (22.60%) Microsoft
9 32 (21.92%) Oracle
9 32 (21.92%) SQL Server
10 31 (21.23%) CSS
11 29 (19.86%) Unix
12 28 (19.18%) ETL
13 25 (17.12%) Informatica
13 25 (17.12%) C
14 24 (16.44%) ERwin
15 23 (15.75%) Data Modelling
16 21 (14.38%) T-SQL
17 20 (13.70%) PL/SQL
18 18 (12.33%) AngularJS
19 17 (11.64%) Disclosure Scotland
19 17 (11.64%) Front End Development
19 17 (11.64%) TCP/IP
19 17 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
20 16 (10.96%) Android
20 16 (10.96%) Internet
21 15 (10.27%) HTML5

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 12 (8.22%) SAS
2 9 (6.16%) Skype for Business
3 8 (5.48%) Node.js
4 4 (2.74%) nginx
5 2 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.68%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.74%) MS Office
2 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.48%) Office 365
2 7 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.64%) TCP/IP
2 16 (10.96%) Internet
3 10 (6.85%) HTTP
4 8 (5.48%) Skype
5 5 (3.42%) SSL
6 4 (2.74%) Bluetooth
7 3 (2.05%) DVB
7 3 (2.05%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.37%) DNS
8 2 (1.37%) IMAP
8 2 (1.37%) LDAP
8 2 (1.37%) POP3
8 2 (1.37%) SMTP
8 2 (1.37%) SNMP
9 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.90%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.16%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.48%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.74%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.05%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.05%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.05%) HBase
7 3 (2.05%) Pentaho
7 3 (2.05%) Redis
8 2 (1.37%) InfluxDB
8 2 (1.37%) MySQL
8 2 (1.37%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.37%) QlikView
9 1 (0.68%) Informix
Development Applications
1 24 (16.44%) ERwin
2 12 (8.22%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.85%) Firebug
3 10 (6.85%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.74%) Artifactory
4 4 (2.74%) GitLab
4 4 (2.74%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.05%) Subversion
6 2 (1.37%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (6.85%) Finance
2 6 (4.11%) Games
3 5 (3.42%) Law
4 2 (1.37%) Electronics
4 2 (1.37%) Marketing
4 2 (1.37%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 86 (58.90%) Developer
2 25 (17.12%) Senior Developer
3 18 (12.33%) Java Developer
4 17 (11.64%) C++ Developer
5 16 (10.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (7.53%) Applications Developer
6 11 (7.53%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (6.85%) Digital Developer
7 10 (6.85%) Python Developer
7 10 (6.85%) Software Engineer
8 8 (5.48%) Architect
8 8 (5.48%) C Developer
8 8 (5.48%) C/C++ Developer
8 8 (5.48%) C++/Java Developer
8 8 (5.48%) PHP Developer
8 8 (5.48%) SQL Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) ETL Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (37.67%) .NET
2 39 (26.71%) HTML
3 31 (21.23%) CSS
4 18 (12.33%) AngularJS
5 15 (10.27%) HTML5
6 14 (9.59%) Mustache
6 14 (9.59%) Sass
7 13 (8.90%) XML
8 11 (7.53%) CSS3
8 11 (7.53%) JSON
8 11 (7.53%) XHTML
9 9 (6.16%) Sensu
10 5 (3.42%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.42%) OpenGL
11 4 (2.74%) GStreamer
11 4 (2.74%) jQuery
11 4 (2.74%) QML
11 4 (2.74%) Qt
11 4 (2.74%) Servlets
11 4 (2.74%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.22%) User Experience
3 7 (4.79%) EPoS
4 4 (2.74%) DTV
4 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.05%) IPTV
5 3 (2.05%) MHEG
5 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.05%) STB
5 3 (2.05%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.37%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.68%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.68%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 44 (30.14%) Linux
2 29 (19.86%) Unix
3 16 (10.96%) Android
4 13 (8.90%) Mac OS X
5 12 (8.22%) Windows
6 4 (2.74%) CoreOS
7 3 (2.05%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (19.18%) ETL
3 23 (15.75%) Data Modelling
4 17 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (11.64%) Front End Development
5 15 (10.27%) Android Development
6 14 (9.59%) Data Security
6 14 (9.59%) DevOps
6 14 (9.59%) Software Engineering
6 14 (9.59%) Test Scripting
7 13 (8.90%) Open Source
7 13 (8.90%) Project Management
8 12 (8.22%) Configuration Management
9 11 (7.53%) OO
10 10 (6.85%) Performance Analysis
11 9 (6.16%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.16%) Product Management
11 9 (6.16%) Web Operations
12 8 (5.48%) Migration
12 8 (5.48%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 75 (51.37%) Java
1 75 (51.37%) Python
2 51 (34.93%) SQL
3 49 (33.56%) C#
4 47 (32.19%) JavaScript
4 47 (32.19%) Ruby
5 25 (17.12%) C
6 21 (14.38%) T-SQL
7 20 (13.70%) PL/SQL
8 12 (8.22%) PHP
9 10 (6.85%) Perl
10 9 (6.16%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.11%) Embedded C
12 5 (3.42%) VB
13 4 (2.74%) Go
14 3 (2.05%) Delphi
14 3 (2.05%) Embedded C++
14 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.68%) Ada
15 1 (0.68%) Ada 83
Qualifications
1 12 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.85%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.74%) Degree
4 2 (1.37%) APMP
4 2 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.68%) MISRA
2 1 (0.68%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (4.79%) Docker
2 4 (2.74%) Ceph
2 4 (2.74%) GlusterFS
3 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) Grafana
1 9 (6.16%) Kibana
1 9 (6.16%) logstash
1 9 (6.16%) Puppet
1 9 (6.16%) Uchiwa
2 7 (4.79%) Ansible
2 7 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.79%) Salt
3 4 (2.74%) Graphite
3 4 (2.74%) HAProxy
3 4 (2.74%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.37%) Control-M
5 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (22.60%) Microsoft
2 32 (21.92%) Oracle
3 25 (17.12%) Informatica
4 7 (4.79%) Sitecore
5 5 (3.42%) Tableau
5 5 (3.42%) VMware
6 4 (2.74%) Google
7 3 (2.05%) CA
7 3 (2.05%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.37%) Borland
8 2 (1.37%) Lotus
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco
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