Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 5 1
Rank change year-on-year -11 -4 +6
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 4.76% 16.67% 44.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.04% 44.44% 89.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 12
Dundee median daily rate £260 £225 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% -8.16% +12.64%
10th Percentile £211 £213 £213
90th Percentile £317 £238 £278
Scotland median daily rate £425 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +30.77% +1.56% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Dundee median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £44.13 £35.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +26.07% -9.68% +25.00%

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 Dundee with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dundee
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 23 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 36.51% 37.50% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 12
Dundee median daily rate £375 £369 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +50.51% -21.60%
10th Percentile £246 £213 £213
90th Percentile £438 £484 £278
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Dundee median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.03 £36.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -42.00% -9.38% +23.36%

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 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 20 August 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project

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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Lua
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby