Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee 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 February 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++
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +11
Contract jobs citing C++ 18 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 30.51% 17.50% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.06% 31.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 0
Dundee median daily rate £225 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% - -
Scotland median daily rate £300 £325 £330
% change year-on-year -7.69% -1.52% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate £41.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £41.50 £43.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -4.05% +8.13% -11.11%

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 Dundee with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dundee
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 31 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 52.54% 55.00% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 7
Dundee median daily rate £225 £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.64% -6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £205 £201 £265
90th Percentile £300 £413 £363
Scotland median daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate £41.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £20.61 £43.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -52.63% +16.00% +38.89%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Dundee

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Dundee

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Dundee over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C++ in Dundee

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Dundee

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Dundee region with a requirement for C++.

1 16 (88.89%) C#
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) Mathematics
3 12 (66.67%) Android
3 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) OO
4 11 (61.11%) OOD
5 10 (55.56%) Apple iOS
5 10 (55.56%) Algorithms
6 7 (38.89%) TDD
6 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 7 (38.89%) SOLID
6 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
7 6 (33.33%) Android Development
7 6 (33.33%) iOS Development
7 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 5 (27.78%) Web Development
8 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (27.78%) Kanban
8 5 (27.78%) Games
8 5 (27.78%) Scrum
8 5 (27.78%) Pair Programming
8 5 (27.78%) MVC
8 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
8 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
9 4 (22.22%) WebGL
9 4 (22.22%) Python
9 4 (22.22%) .NET
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (27.78%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
6 4 (22.22%) 3D Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Junior
7 2 (11.11%) Junior Applications Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) WebGL
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Algorithms
2 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
3 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Android
2 10 (55.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.11%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Mathematics
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) OO
3 11 (61.11%) OOD
4 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
4 7 (38.89%) SOLID
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
5 6 (33.33%) Android Development
5 6 (33.33%) iOS Development
6 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (27.78%) Kanban
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Pair Programming
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) Web Development
7 2 (11.11%) Cryptography
7 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
8 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) Lua
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Firmware