Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 53 45
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8 +9
Contract jobs citing C++ 23 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.94% 2.22% 1.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.04% 7.11% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 1
Bedfordshire median daily rate £488 £500 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +48.15% -
10th Percentile £294 £475 £331
90th Percentile £600 £525 £344
East of England median daily rate £475 £381 £400
% change year-on-year +24.59% -4.69% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £30.00 £50.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -40.81% -1.21%
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.13 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.45% +1.47% +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 191 197 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 32.71% 31.27% 23.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 154 101
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £575 £538 £606
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 14
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £38.75 £50.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.80% -2.15%
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% -

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 June 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 23 June 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 23 £488 -2.50% 10
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 (95.65%) OO
2 20 (86.96%) Python
2 20 (86.96%) Java
2 20 (86.96%) Hadoop
2 20 (86.96%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (86.96%) Big Data
2 20 (86.96%) Apache Spark
3 18 (78.26%) Scala
4 16 (69.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 16 (69.57%) Amazon Kinesis
4 16 (69.57%) Amazon EMR
4 16 (69.57%) Amazon RDS
4 16 (69.57%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (69.57%) Amazon Athena
4 16 (69.57%) Data Science
5 15 (65.22%) Oracle
6 13 (56.52%) SQL
6 13 (56.52%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (56.52%) Predictive Modelling
6 13 (56.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (56.52%) NoSQL
6 13 (56.52%) Linear Programming
6 13 (56.52%) MLlib
7 8 (34.78%) Actionable Insight
7 8 (34.78%) Apache Airflow
7 8 (34.78%) Luigi
7 8 (34.78%) Performance Metrics
7 8 (34.78%) Analytics
7 8 (34.78%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (34.78%) Workflow Management

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 20 (86.96%) Apache Spark
2 8 (34.78%) Apache Airflow
2 8 (34.78%) Luigi
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (86.96%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (69.57%) Amazon EC2
2 16 (69.57%) Amazon EMR
2 16 (69.57%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) Big Data
1 20 (86.96%) Hadoop
2 16 (69.57%) Amazon Athena
2 16 (69.57%) Amazon RDS
2 16 (69.57%) Amazon Redshift
3 13 (56.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (56.52%) NoSQL
3 13 (56.52%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (13.04%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) AWS Engineer
1 20 (86.96%) Data Engineer
2 19 (82.61%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Hadoop Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Data Science Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 2 (8.70%) AWS Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Big Data Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Real Time Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) MLlib
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) OO
2 16 (69.57%) Data Science
3 13 (56.52%) Linear Programming
3 13 (56.52%) Predictive Modelling
4 8 (34.78%) Actionable Insight
4 8 (34.78%) Analytics
4 8 (34.78%) Customer Acquisition
4 8 (34.78%) Performance Metrics
4 8 (34.78%) Workflow
4 8 (34.78%) Workflow Management
5 5 (21.74%) Data Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) UML
8 2 (8.70%) CRM
8 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.70%) ETL
8 2 (8.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
1 20 (86.96%) Python
2 18 (78.26%) Scala
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PMO
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Capita