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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 125 71 107
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +36
Contract jobs citing C++ 20 87 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.70% 2.77% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.57% 6.79% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 68 8
Median daily rate £320 £419 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.58% +30.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £553 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
1276 1281 805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.63% 40.85% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 859 871 485
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 18
Median hourly rate £37.00 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.09% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £12.05 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 September 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 September 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 -26 19 £320 -20.00% 12
North Yorkshire -2 1 - - 7
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Python
3 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
3 18 (36.73%) Open Source
4 17 (34.69%) ITIL
5 15 (30.61%) Linux
5 15 (30.61%) Oracle
6 14 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 14 (28.57%) SaaS
6 14 (28.57%) PaaS
7 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
8 12 (24.49%) SQL
8 12 (24.49%) C
8 12 (24.49%) Java
8 12 (24.49%) Problem Management
9 11 (22.45%) Degree
9 11 (22.45%) C#
9 11 (22.45%) .NET
10 10 (20.41%) DevOps
11 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
11 9 (18.37%) CSS
11 9 (18.37%) Web Services
11 9 (18.37%) Data Management
12 8 (16.33%) HTML
12 8 (16.33%) Middleware
12 8 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (16.33%) IaaS
12 8 (16.33%) Puppet
13 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

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 2 (4.08%) Apache Spark
1 2 (4.08%) SAS
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) PaaS
1 14 (28.57%) SaaS
2 8 (16.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) LDAP
1 3 (6.12%) SMTP
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) MySQL
3 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.12%) Apache Hive
4 3 (6.12%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.12%) HBase
5 2 (4.08%) Big Data
5 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.04%) Mahout
6 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.04%) MS Access
6 1 (2.04%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) ERwin
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Developer
2 7 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 6 (12.24%) C++ Programmer
3 6 (12.24%) Programmer
4 5 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) ETL Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (6.12%) Agile Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Delphi Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Digital Developer
6 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) .NET
2 9 (18.37%) CSS
2 9 (18.37%) Web Services
3 8 (16.33%) HTML
3 8 (16.33%) Middleware
4 5 (10.20%) Web Services Management
5 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
5 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (8.16%) D3.js
5 4 (8.16%) OpenLayers
6 3 (6.12%) Ajax
6 3 (6.12%) ebXML
6 3 (6.12%) LAMP
6 3 (6.12%) REST
6 3 (6.12%) SOAP
6 3 (6.12%) Velocity
7 2 (4.08%) XHTML
8 1 (2.04%) COM+
8 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) PKI
3 3 (6.12%) Smartcard
3 3 (6.12%) Telematics
4 2 (4.08%) Neural Network
4 2 (4.08%) Statistics
5 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.04%) Physics
5 1 (2.04%) Social Network
5 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Unix
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) Open Source
3 17 (34.69%) ITIL
4 14 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 12 (24.49%) Problem Management
6 10 (20.41%) DevOps
7 9 (18.37%) Data Management
8 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.24%) Concurrent Programming
9 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
9 6 (12.24%) OOP
9 6 (12.24%) Resource Management
9 6 (12.24%) Web Development
10 5 (10.20%) ETL
10 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
11 4 (8.16%) MVC
12 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (6.12%) Data Security
12 3 (6.12%) SFIA
12 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
2 19 (38.78%) Python
3 12 (24.49%) C
3 12 (24.49%) Java
3 12 (24.49%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) C#
5 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.12%) Delphi
7 3 (6.12%) PHP
7 3 (6.12%) Ruby
8 2 (4.08%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.08%) R
8 2 (4.08%) Scala
9 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.04%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.12%) CCNP
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.12%) MCSE
4 3 (6.12%) RHCE
5 1 (2.04%) ISEB
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.04%) MCAD
5 1 (2.04%) MCSD
5 1 (2.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) HL7
2 2 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.04%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.04%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.04%) ISO26262
3 1 (2.04%) MISRA
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (16.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) Informatica
4 1 (2.04%) Alterian
4 1 (2.04%) CA
4 1 (2.04%) Tableau