Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 11 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 20.37% 15.63% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.67% 38.46% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Dundee median daily rate £225 £225 £225
10th Percentile £205 £213 £199
90th Percentile £298 £238 £256
Scotland median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £45.63 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +30.36% -6.67% +22.95%

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 30 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 55.56% 40.63% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 5
Dundee median daily rate £270 £281 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.17% -11.11%
10th Percentile £205 £187 £202
90th Percentile £438 £413 £370
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.76 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -60.56% +13.33% +22.95%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Mathematics
2 8 (72.73%) Android
3 7 (63.64%) OO
3 7 (63.64%) OOD
3 7 (63.64%) Algorithms
4 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
4 6 (54.55%) SOLID
4 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
4 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Android Development
5 5 (45.45%) iOS Development
6 4 (36.36%) Data Structures
6 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (36.36%) WebGL
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (36.36%) Kanban
6 4 (36.36%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) Pair Programming
6 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 4 (36.36%) Web Development
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) MVC
6 4 (36.36%) Python
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 3 (27.27%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) 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 (9.09%) SaaS
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Applications Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
5 3 (27.27%) 3D Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Junior
6 2 (18.18%) Junior Applications Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) WebGL
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Algorithms
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
3 4 (36.36%) Data Structures
4 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Android
2 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Mathematics
2 7 (63.64%) OO
2 7 (63.64%) OOD
3 6 (54.55%) SOLID
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Android Development
4 5 (45.45%) iOS Development
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Kanban
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) Pair Programming
5 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
6 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Lua
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree