Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 44 59
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15 -15
Contract jobs citing C++ 11 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.03% 2.66% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.31% 4.84% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
East Sussex median daily rate £354 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £309 £311 £258
90th Percentile £402 £391 £423
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £46.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.61% +15.00% -
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 East Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 255 289 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 46.96% 54.94% 49.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 175 228
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% +7.94%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £571 £538 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 11
East Sussex median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.74% +82.61% +15.26%
10th Percentile £33.38 £19.70 £13.50
90th Percentile £43.13 £48.40 £40.00
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 East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in East Sussex

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in East Sussex

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in East Sussex

C++
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the East Sussex 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
Brighton -1 4 £375 +15.38% 4
Hastings - 3 £328 -
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 East Sussex region with a requirement for C++.

1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Rational Rhapsody
3 7 (63.64%) C
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (54.55%) Tactical Data Link
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
6 2 (18.18%) MISRA C
6 2 (18.18%) MISRA
6 2 (18.18%) SparkR
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (18.18%) R
6 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (18.18%) Subversion
6 2 (18.18%) Text Mining
6 2 (18.18%) Life Science
6 2 (18.18%) Biostatistics
6 2 (18.18%) Scala
6 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
6 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
6 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) Text Mining
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Rational Rhapsody
2 6 (54.55%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Data Scientist
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (18.18%) SparkR
3 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Biostatistics
3 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) R
3 2 (18.18%) Scala
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) MISRA
1 2 (18.18%) MISRA C
2 1 (9.09%) Def Stans
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Green Hills
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft