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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 101 68 62
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -6
Contract jobs citing C++ 37 50 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.27% 2.19% 2.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.24% 5.43% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 37 46
Average daily rate
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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 £290 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £338 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
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
1141 921 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.13% 40.25% 37.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 561 402
Average daily rate £325 £320 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £239 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £402 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 32
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -32 33 £350 +9.37% 23
North Yorkshire -4 5 £310 -3.12% 6
South Yorkshire -11 4 £318 +9.48% 2
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (57.69%) C
2 27 (51.92%) Java
3 21 (40.38%) Linux
4 18 (34.62%) Software Engineering
5 13 (25.00%) SQL
6 12 (23.08%) UNIX
7 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (19.23%) HTML
8 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
8 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (15.38%) Multithreading
9 8 (15.38%) Python
10 7 (13.46%) OOD
10 7 (13.46%) EPoS
10 7 (13.46%) C#
10 7 (13.46%) AIX
11 6 (11.54%) Embedded Linux
11 6 (11.54%) XML
11 6 (11.54%) .NET
11 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
11 6 (11.54%) Middleware
11 6 (11.54%) OO
11 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
12 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
12 5 (9.62%) SDLC
12 5 (9.62%) Embedded C++
12 5 (9.62%) DB2
12 5 (9.62%) JUnit
12 5 (9.62%) J2EE
12 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (3.85%) Node.js
1 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) JBoss
2 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Office
1 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) SSL
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.92%) DVB
3 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) DB2
3 3 (5.77%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.92%) Redis
5 1 (1.92%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.92%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) JUnit
1 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.92%) AccuRev
3 1 (1.92%) Valgrind
3 1 (1.92%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.92%) Redmine
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
1 5 (9.62%) Retail
2 4 (7.69%) Electronics
2 4 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (61.54%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) C++ Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Java Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Software Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) C Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Java Applications Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Applications Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Programmer
8 5 (9.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) C++/Java Developer
8 5 (9.62%) EPoS Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) C Programmer
9 4 (7.69%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) C++ Software Engineer
11 2 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
11 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) HTML
2 6 (11.54%) .NET
2 6 (11.54%) XML
2 6 (11.54%) Middleware
3 5 (9.62%) J2EE
4 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.77%) CSS
5 3 (5.77%) Web Services
5 3 (5.77%) OpenGL
5 3 (5.77%) Qt
5 3 (5.77%) QML
6 2 (3.85%) OpenGL ES
6 2 (3.85%) HTML5
6 2 (3.85%) GStreamer
6 2 (3.85%) WebKit
6 2 (3.85%) JSP
6 2 (3.85%) Ajax
7 1 (1.92%) .NET Remoting
7 1 (1.92%) Symfony
7 1 (1.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) EPoS
2 3 (5.77%) STB
2 3 (5.77%) Streaming Video
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) DTV
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) Physics
4 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) APACS
4 1 (1.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Linux
2 12 (23.08%) UNIX
3 7 (13.46%) AIX
4 6 (11.54%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (5.77%) Android
5 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.77%) Windows
6 1 (1.92%) HPUX
6 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Software Engineering
2 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 7 (13.46%) OOD
6 6 (11.54%) OO
7 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
7 5 (9.62%) SDLC
8 4 (7.69%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (7.69%) RUP
8 4 (7.69%) UML
8 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.77%) Scrum
9 3 (5.77%) Release Management
9 3 (5.77%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (5.77%) DSDM
9 3 (5.77%) DevOps
10 2 (3.85%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.85%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) C
2 27 (51.92%) Java
3 13 (25.00%) SQL
4 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
5 8 (15.38%) Python
6 7 (13.46%) C#
7 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
8 5 (9.62%) Embedded C++
9 4 (7.69%) Embedded C
9 4 (7.69%) Ruby
9 4 (7.69%) PHP
10 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
10 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
11 2 (3.85%) Objective-C
11 2 (3.85%) Lua
12 1 (1.92%) VB6
12 1 (1.92%) VB
12 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) XenServer
2 1 (1.92%) vSphere
2 1 (1.92%) Firmware
2 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Puppet
1 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.85%) Cobbler
2 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.92%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) jBASE
2 3 (5.77%) Lotus
3 2 (3.85%) VMware
3 2 (3.85%) Google
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) EnterpriseDB
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