Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 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++
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 31 53
Rank change year-on-year -13 +22 -5
Contract jobs citing C++ 14 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.69% 4.66% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.43% 8.59% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 5
East Sussex median daily rate £338 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.87% +20.97% -4.62%
10th Percentile £315 £309 £105
90th Percentile £388 £438 £441
South East median daily rate £400 £393 £350
% change year-on-year +1.91% +12.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
East Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.51% +5.63% -
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 258 256 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 49.52% 54.24% 51.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 151 177
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +7.41% +3.85%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £225
90th Percentile £563 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
East Sussex median hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +57.89% +23.26%
10th Percentile £35.50 £14.13 £12.30
90th Percentile £46.50 £45.98 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +9.76% +5.81% +15.67%

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 23 January 2018. 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 -2 7 £375 +16.28% 15
Hastings - 4 £334 - 1
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for C++.

1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) C
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (35.71%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Core
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Life Science
5 3 (21.43%) UML
5 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
5 3 (21.43%) IEC 62304
6 2 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
6 2 (14.29%) R
6 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (14.29%) SparkR
6 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Python
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server

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 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) Text Mining
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (35.71%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Data Scientist
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (7.14%) GUI Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Core
3 2 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (14.29%) SparkR
4 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
4 1 (7.14%) QML
4 1 (7.14%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Life Science
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) Biostatistics
4 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) R
4 2 (14.29%) Scala
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) IEC 62304
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 13485
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle