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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 115 87 59
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -28
Contract jobs citing C++ 25 39 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.89% 1.55% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.06% 3.63% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 48
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£325 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £396 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
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
1216 1075 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.18% 42.69% 35.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 721 365
Average daily rate £344 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 21
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +96.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.71 £13.00 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £37.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 -24 23 £325 +1.56% 21
South Yorkshire - 2 - - 10
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 21 (44.68%) Java
2 20 (42.55%) C
3 19 (40.43%) Linux
4 16 (34.04%) Python
5 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (27.66%) Ruby
6 13 (27.66%) SQL
7 12 (25.53%) C#
7 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
8 11 (23.40%) .NET
8 11 (23.40%) UNIX
8 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (21.28%) DevOps
10 8 (17.02%) PHP
10 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
10 8 (17.02%) Bash Shell
11 7 (14.89%) Puppet
11 7 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (14.89%) AIX
11 7 (14.89%) HTML
11 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
12 6 (12.77%) Finance
12 6 (12.77%) jBASE
12 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
12 6 (12.77%) OO
12 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
12 6 (12.77%) Node.js
12 6 (12.77%) Multithreading
13 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
13 5 (10.64%) Redis

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (12.77%) Node.js
2 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.13%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.13%) Wireless
3 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
1 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.64%) Redis
3 4 (8.51%) MySQL
3 4 (8.51%) DB2
3 4 (8.51%) SimpleDB
3 4 (8.51%) Couchbase
4 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) JUnit
2 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Games
3 4 (8.51%) Electronics
4 3 (6.38%) Law
5 2 (4.26%) Retail
6 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) C++ Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Programmer
6 4 (8.51%) C Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Pick Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Digital Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Java Applications Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) C++/Java Developer
8 2 (4.26%) C++/C# Developer
8 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) .NET
2 7 (14.89%) HTML
3 5 (10.64%) J2EE
4 4 (8.51%) Middleware
4 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.51%) Web Services
4 4 (8.51%) XML
5 1 (2.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (2.13%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (2.13%) XSLT
5 1 (2.13%) JSP
5 1 (2.13%) STL
5 1 (2.13%) OpenGL
5 1 (2.13%) Spring
5 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.13%) LAMP
5 1 (2.13%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.13%) Ajax
5 1 (2.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.51%) EPoS
2 4 (8.51%) Open Source
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile Games
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Linux
2 11 (23.40%) UNIX
3 7 (14.89%) AIX
4 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.38%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (6.38%) Android
5 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
3 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (21.28%) DevOps
5 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.77%) OO
6 6 (12.77%) Multithreading
7 5 (10.64%) OOD
7 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
7 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Release Management
8 4 (8.51%) Project Management
8 4 (8.51%) RUP
8 4 (8.51%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (8.51%) Concurrent Programming
9 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.38%) DSDM
9 3 (6.38%) TDD
9 3 (6.38%) Scrum
10 2 (4.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) Java
2 20 (42.55%) C
3 16 (34.04%) Python
4 13 (27.66%) Ruby
4 13 (27.66%) SQL
5 12 (25.53%) C#
6 8 (17.02%) PHP
6 8 (17.02%) Bash Shell
7 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
8 3 (6.38%) Embedded C++
9 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.13%) VB
10 1 (2.13%) Perl
10 1 (2.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) vSphere
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) Xen
1 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Puppet
1 7 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.51%) Salt
3 2 (4.26%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.26%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.13%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) jBASE
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Percona
3 1 (2.13%) Lotus
3 1 (2.13%) VMware
3 1 (2.13%) EnterpriseDB
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