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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
England / Yorkshire
Rank 105 85 103
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Contract jobs citing C++ 18 57 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.83% 2.00% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.02% 5.37% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 44 11
Median daily rate £363 £540 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.87% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £685 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +8.75%

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
893 1061 852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.32% 37.29% 34.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 682 577
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.26 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -3 12 £363 -31.92% 16
North Yorkshire +15 3 £300 - 8
South Yorkshire -11 3 £506 +12.50% 1
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 19 (52.78%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 11 (30.56%) C
4 10 (27.78%) C#
4 10 (27.78%) SQL
5 9 (25.00%) .NET
5 9 (25.00%) Linux
5 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.22%) Windows
6 8 (22.22%) HTML
6 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 7 (19.44%) MySQL
7 7 (19.44%) Oracle
7 7 (19.44%) Python
7 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
8 6 (16.67%) Ruby
8 6 (16.67%) Scrum
8 6 (16.67%) ITIL
8 6 (16.67%) CSS
8 6 (16.67%) Android
8 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 6 (16.67%) Kanban
9 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
9 5 (13.89%) Web Services
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
9 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
9 5 (13.89%) PHP
9 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (13.89%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (13.89%) Degree

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 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.56%) SAS
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (5.56%) IaaS
1 2 (5.56%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) LDAP
1 3 (8.33%) SMTP
2 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.33%) HBase
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 2 (5.56%) MS Access
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) Mahout
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) Redis
5 1 (2.78%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.11%) FitNesse
3 4 (11.11%) Robot Framework
4 3 (8.33%) Android Studio
4 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.33%) JIRA
5 2 (5.56%) Grunt
5 2 (5.56%) Maven
5 2 (5.56%) Selenium
5 2 (5.56%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.78%) Appium
6 1 (2.78%) Calabash
6 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.33%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Programmer
3 4 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 4 (11.11%) C++ Programmer
3 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Delphi Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) CRM Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Data Scientist
5 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) .NET
2 8 (22.22%) HTML
3 6 (16.67%) CSS
4 5 (13.89%) Web Services
5 4 (11.11%) LAMP
5 4 (11.11%) REST
5 4 (11.11%) XML
6 3 (8.33%) Ajax
6 3 (8.33%) ebXML
6 3 (8.33%) HTML5
6 3 (8.33%) jQuery
6 3 (8.33%) SOAP
6 3 (8.33%) Unreal Engine
7 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.56%) COM+
7 2 (5.56%) CSS3
7 2 (5.56%) ELK Stack
7 2 (5.56%) Node.js
7 2 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (2.78%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) PKI
2 3 (8.33%) Smartcard
2 3 (8.33%) Telematics
2 3 (8.33%) Xbox
3 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.56%) Neural Network
3 2 (5.56%) PlayStation
3 2 (5.56%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Physics
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
3 6 (16.67%) Android
4 5 (13.89%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Unix
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.56%) Windows CE
7 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.78%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
3 6 (16.67%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Kanban
3 6 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
4 4 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 4 (11.11%) OOP
5 3 (8.33%) Analytics
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Open Source
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.33%) TDD
5 3 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 11 (30.56%) C
4 10 (27.78%) C#
4 10 (27.78%) SQL
5 7 (19.44%) Python
6 6 (16.67%) Ruby
7 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
7 5 (13.89%) PHP
8 4 (11.11%) Scala
9 3 (8.33%) Delphi
9 3 (8.33%) XPath
9 3 (8.33%) XQuery
10 2 (5.56%) Go
10 2 (5.56%) MATLAB
10 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
10 2 (5.56%) R
10 2 (5.56%) VBA
11 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
11 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) CCNP
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
2 3 (8.33%) RHCE
3 2 (5.56%) MCAD
3 2 (5.56%) MCSD
4 1 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) HL7
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.78%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.78%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.78%) ISO26262
3 1 (2.78%) MISRA
3 1 (2.78%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.56%) Docker
3 1 (2.78%) HDFS
3 1 (2.78%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Ansible
1 2 (5.56%) Nagios
1 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
1 2 (5.56%) Salt
1 2 (5.56%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.56%) Alterian
4 2 (5.56%) Google
4 2 (5.56%) New Relic
4 2 (5.56%) Rackspace
4 2 (5.56%) SaltStack
4 2 (5.56%) Splunk
5 1 (2.78%) VMware
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