Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 19 November 2017 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 Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 39 56
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 -20
Contract jobs citing C++ 4 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.17% 2.70% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.40% 4.07% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Brighton median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £363 £316 £255
90th Percentile £388 £388 £406
East Sussex median daily rate £354 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +8.85% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Brighton median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% - -
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £46.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.61% +15.00% -

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 Brighton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 167 246 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 48.97% 66.49% 53.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 142 177
Brighton median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -
10th Percentile £284 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £481
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Brighton median hourly rate £38.75 £28.63 £24.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.37% +15.42% +24.56%
10th Percentile £33.38 £16.91 £17.13
90th Percentile £43.13 £39.44 £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -7.74% +82.61% +15.26%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Brighton

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Brighton

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Brighton region with a requirement for C++.

1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Text Mining
2 2 (50.00%) Life Science
2 2 (50.00%) Biostatistics
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) R
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (50.00%) SparkR
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) MISRA C
3 1 (25.00%) MISRA
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) OpenGL

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Text Mining
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (50.00%) SparkR
2 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Biostatistics
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) R
1 2 (50.00%) Scala
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle