Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 31 55
Rank change year-on-year -1 +24 -5
Contract jobs citing C++ 19 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.65% 5.22% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 9.80% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 5
East Sussex median daily rate £330 £280 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -25.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £315 £213 £105
90th Percentile £388 £421 £458
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

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 247 255 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 47.41% 53.24% 57.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 158 195
East Sussex median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £254
90th Percentile £525 £452 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +57.89% +6.40%
10th Percentile £38.75 £27.69 £16.25
90th Percentile £46.88 £44.00 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +11.11%

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 20 April 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 -7 7 £375 +66.67% 6
Hastings - 5 £330 -
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
2 12 (63.16%) C
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (36.84%) Rational Rhapsody
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) UML
6 5 (26.32%) .NET Core
7 4 (21.05%) Embedded C
8 3 (15.79%) Embedded C++
8 3 (15.79%) Law
8 3 (15.79%) TDD
8 3 (15.79%) Life Science
8 3 (15.79%) IEC 62304
9 2 (10.53%) SparkR
9 2 (10.53%) Data Science
9 2 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.53%) Apache Spark
9 2 (10.53%) R
9 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (10.53%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (10.53%) Scala
9 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
9 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
9 2 (10.53%) Biostatistics

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 (10.53%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Modbus
1 1 (5.26%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) Text Mining
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (36.84%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Software Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Data Scientist
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) GUI Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Requirements Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) CSS
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Core
3 2 (10.53%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (10.53%) SparkR
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) QML
4 1 (5.26%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Life Science
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) UML
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) Biostatistics
5 2 (10.53%) Data Science
5 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) Decision-Making
6 1 (5.26%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C
2 7 (36.84%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) Embedded C
5 3 (15.79%) Embedded C++
6 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
6 2 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) R
6 2 (10.53%) Scala
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) IEC 62304
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 13485
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle