Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 49 53
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 -29
Contract jobs citing C++ 5 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.06% 1.74% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 5.73% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate £500 £500 -
East of England median daily rate £415 £365 £325
% change year-on-year +13.70% +12.31% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £45.39 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% - -
East of England median hourly rate £45.75 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.67% +5.88% +1.80%

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 120 192 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 25.42% 30.38% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 124 119
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £309 £304 £236
90th Percentile £569 £559 £525
East of England median daily rate £435 £418 £375
% change year-on-year +4.19% +11.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.39 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.86% +278.25% -71.76%
10th Percentile £25.00 £38.83 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.50 £49.95 £12.50
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +7.69%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 +3 3 £488 -2.50% 2
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (20.00%) Luigi
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Acquisition
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon Athena
2 1 (20.00%) Data Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics

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 1 (20.00%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (20.00%) Luigi
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon Kinesis
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon Athena
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Acquisition
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Data Science
2 1 (20.00%) Linear Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle