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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 129 100 66
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -34
Contract jobs citing C++ 17 20 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.58% 0.80% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 1.88% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 33
Average daily rate
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£300 £323 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +17.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £201 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £440 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.80%
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
1235 1064 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.45% 42.51% 35.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 721 375
Average daily rate £335 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 30
Average hourly rate £39.00 £29.00 £15.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.48% +87.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.79 £15.03 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -17 14 £300 -6.97% 20
South Yorkshire - 2 £213 - 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 7
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (55.00%) Linux
2 20 (50.00%) Python
3 17 (42.50%) Ruby
4 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (40.00%) C
5 14 (35.00%) DevOps
6 13 (32.50%) Java
7 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (27.50%) Bash Shell
8 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
8 11 (27.50%) UNIX
9 10 (25.00%) PHP
9 10 (25.00%) SQL
10 9 (22.50%) .NET
10 9 (22.50%) C#
10 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
10 9 (22.50%) Node.js
10 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
11 8 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (20.00%) Puppet
12 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
12 7 (17.50%) AIX
12 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
12 7 (17.50%) Web Services
12 7 (17.50%) Client/Server
12 7 (17.50%) Redis
13 6 (15.00%) Couchbase
13 6 (15.00%) Salt
13 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (15.00%) SimpleDB

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 9 (22.50%) Node.js
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Route 53
2 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Internet
2 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.50%) DNS
3 2 (5.00%) SSL
4 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.50%) Wireless
4 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.50%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (17.50%) Redis
2 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
3 6 (15.00%) Couchbase
3 6 (15.00%) SimpleDB
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 4 (10.00%) DB2
5 4 (10.00%) MySQL
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (12.50%) Electronics
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Law
3 2 (5.00%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) C++ Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Pick Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Digital Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Programmer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.50%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 7 (17.50%) Web Services
3 5 (12.50%) HTML
4 4 (10.00%) J2EE
5 3 (7.50%) Middleware
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.50%) CSS
7 1 (2.50%) JSP
7 1 (2.50%) STL
7 1 (2.50%) XML
7 1 (2.50%) XSLT
7 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.50%) Spring
7 1 (2.50%) Ajax
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.50%) .NET Remoting
7 1 (2.50%) WPF
7 1 (2.50%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.50%) Django
7 1 (2.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Client/Server
2 5 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Physics
4 1 (2.50%) Social Media
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) EPoS
4 1 (2.50%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) UNIX
3 7 (17.50%) AIX
4 3 (7.50%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) DevOps
3 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
5 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
6 5 (12.50%) Project Management
6 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) TDD
6 5 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.00%) Release Management
7 4 (10.00%) OO
8 3 (7.50%) RUP
8 3 (7.50%) OOD
8 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.50%) Scrum
8 3 (7.50%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) Python
2 17 (42.50%) Ruby
3 16 (40.00%) C
4 13 (32.50%) Java
5 11 (27.50%) Bash Shell
6 10 (25.00%) PHP
6 10 (25.00%) SQL
7 9 (22.50%) C#
8 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
9 3 (7.50%) Embedded C
9 3 (7.50%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Xen
1 1 (2.50%) XenServer
1 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Puppet
1 8 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (15.00%) Salt
3 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.50%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) jBASE
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (2.50%) Percona
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Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
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Rate: £300 - £330 per day
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