Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 +9
Contract jobs citing C++ 7 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 10.29% 16.67% 46.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.17% 46.15% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 13
Dundee median daily rate £200 £240 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -7.69% +15.56%
10th Percentile £145 £235 £213
90th Percentile £335 £245 £316
Scotland median daily rate £356 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +9.62% +8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Dundee median hourly rate - £41.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate £43.64 £37.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +16.36% -12.79% +6.99%

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 24 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 35.29% 36.11% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 19
Dundee median daily rate £320 £288 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.30% +10.58% -16.80%
10th Percentile £195 £194 £213
90th Percentile £414 £478 £335
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Dundee median hourly rate - £41.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +4.84% -26.19% +12.00%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 3 (42.86%) Android Development
4 3 (42.86%) iOS Development
4 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
4 3 (42.86%) Mobile Development
4 3 (42.86%) SOLID
4 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
5 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (28.57%) WebGL
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Advertising
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB

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 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Heroku
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Backend Developer
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (28.57%) WebGL
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (14.29%) iPad
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Android Development
3 3 (42.86%) iOS Development
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) SOLID
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
3 1 (14.29%) Lua
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree