Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C++
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 35 49
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 +1
Contract jobs citing C++ 22 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.75% 3.28% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.83% 11.34% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 1
Bedfordshire median daily rate £500 £500 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +48.15% -6.25%
10th Percentile £294 £475 £331
90th Percentile £600 £553 £344
East of England median daily rate £475 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +26.67% +4.17% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £50.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -40.92% -2.16%
East of England median hourly rate £44.25 £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.36% -1.18% +6.25%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 186 194 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 31.69% 28.96% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 138 117
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £290 £284 £256
90th Percentile £580 £565 £600
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £50.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -40.46% +7.44%
10th Percentile £22.50 £30.00 £32.29
90th Percentile £42.50 £30.00 £51.64
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.75 £39.75
% change year-on-year +12.58% -5.03% +6.00%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Bedfordshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C++ in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Bedfordshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C++ in Bedfordshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Bedfordshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -1 21 £500 - 1
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) Python
2 21 (95.45%) OO
2 21 (95.45%) Hadoop
2 21 (95.45%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (95.45%) Big Data
2 21 (95.45%) Apache Spark
3 18 (81.82%) Scala
4 17 (77.27%) Amazon Redshift
4 17 (77.27%) Amazon EMR
4 17 (77.27%) Amazon RDS
4 17 (77.27%) Amazon Kinesis
4 17 (77.27%) Amazon Athena
4 17 (77.27%) Data Science
4 17 (77.27%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (72.73%) Oracle
6 13 (59.09%) SQL
6 13 (59.09%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (59.09%) Predictive Modelling
6 13 (59.09%) Linear Programming
6 13 (59.09%) MLlib
6 13 (59.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (59.09%) NoSQL
7 8 (36.36%) Analytics
7 8 (36.36%) Performance Metrics
7 8 (36.36%) Customer Acquisition
7 8 (36.36%) Actionable Insight
7 8 (36.36%) Apache Airflow
7 8 (36.36%) Luigi
7 8 (36.36%) Workflow

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 21 (95.45%) Apache Spark
2 8 (36.36%) Apache Airflow
2 8 (36.36%) Luigi
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (95.45%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (77.27%) Amazon EC2
2 17 (77.27%) Amazon EMR
2 17 (77.27%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) Big Data
1 21 (95.45%) Hadoop
2 17 (77.27%) Amazon Athena
2 17 (77.27%) Amazon RDS
2 17 (77.27%) Amazon Redshift
3 13 (59.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (59.09%) NoSQL
3 13 (59.09%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (13.64%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) AWS Engineer
1 21 (95.45%) Data Engineer
2 20 (90.91%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Hadoop Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Data Science Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) AWS Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Big Data Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) MLlib
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) OO
2 17 (77.27%) Data Science
3 13 (59.09%) Linear Programming
3 13 (59.09%) Predictive Modelling
4 8 (36.36%) Actionable Insight
4 8 (36.36%) Analytics
4 8 (36.36%) Customer Acquisition
4 8 (36.36%) Performance Metrics
4 8 (36.36%) Workflow
4 8 (36.36%) Workflow Management
5 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (22.73%) Data Engineering
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) ETL
8 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) Python
2 18 (81.82%) Scala
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PMO
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) SAP