Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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++
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 89 104
Rank change year-on-year -31 +15 -15
Contract jobs citing C++ 16 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.68% 1.26% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.78% 3.86% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 18
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -11.76% +32.81%
10th Percentile £365 £308 £282
90th Percentile £580 £453 £650
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32.50 £27.50 £39.75
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £46.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 901 570 847
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 38.37% 32.70% 31.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 287 417
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £289 £263 £231
90th Percentile £525 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 19
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +66.67% +36.36%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.65 £12.95
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £45.30
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Buckinghamshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Buckinghamshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C++ in Buckinghamshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Buckinghamshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for C++ in Buckinghamshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Milton Keynes -34 5 £550 +46.67%
High Wycombe - 2 £375 - 2
Aylesbury - 1 - - 3
C++
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) OO
1 8 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (43.75%) C
3 6 (37.50%) Electronics
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (18.75%) Automotive
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) UML
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
6 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
6 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
7 2 (12.50%) High Availability
7 2 (12.50%) MapReduce
7 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (12.50%) Big Data
7 2 (12.50%) Hudson

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (6.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Bluetooth
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) Ant
3 2 (12.50%) Gradle
3 2 (12.50%) Hudson
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) GDB
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (37.50%) Electronics
2 3 (18.75%) Automotive
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) EJB
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) Java EE
2 2 (12.50%) JMS
2 2 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) XSLT
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (6.25%) Robotics
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Coaching
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) High Availability
5 2 (12.50%) MapReduce
5 2 (12.50%) Mechatronics
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) Process Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) BPMN
6 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Blue Prism