Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 36 57
Rank change year-on-year -6 +21 -14
Contract jobs citing C++ 15 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.61% 3.59% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.32% 12.97% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate £550 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
East of England median daily rate £475 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £50.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -21.23% +28.56%
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £44.00
% change year-on-year +6.51% -3.98% +7.32%

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 161 185 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 28.05% 27.65% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 123 119
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £297 £301 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £31.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +27.43% -16.29%
10th Percentile £22.50 £31.50 £15.43
90th Percentile £42.50 £49.12 £46.95
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 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 21 October 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 -8 13 £550 +10.00% 1
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 14 (93.33%) Java
1 14 (93.33%) Python
2 13 (86.67%) OO
2 13 (86.67%) Hadoop
2 13 (86.67%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (86.67%) Amazon EMR
2 13 (86.67%) Amazon RDS
2 13 (86.67%) Big Data
2 13 (86.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 13 (86.67%) Apache Spark
2 13 (86.67%) Amazon Kinesis
2 13 (86.67%) Amazon Athena
2 13 (86.67%) Data Science
3 10 (66.67%) Scala
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (33.33%) Linear Programming
5 5 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 5 (33.33%) MLlib
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (26.67%) Workflow Management
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (26.67%) Analytics
6 4 (26.67%) Actionable Insight
6 4 (26.67%) Apache Airflow
6 4 (26.67%) Luigi

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 13 (86.67%) Apache Spark
2 4 (26.67%) Apache Airflow
2 4 (26.67%) Luigi
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon EMR
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon Athena
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon RDS
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon Redshift
1 13 (86.67%) Big Data
1 13 (86.67%) Hadoop
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.67%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) AWS Engineer
1 13 (86.67%) Data Engineer
2 12 (80.00%) Big Data Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Data Science Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (20.00%) AWS Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) MLlib
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Data Science
1 13 (86.67%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) Linear Programming
2 5 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Actionable Insight
3 4 (26.67%) Analytics
3 4 (26.67%) Customer Acquisition
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow Management
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) Data Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Low Latency
6 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
1 14 (93.33%) Python
2 10 (66.67%) Scala
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) SAP