Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 34 61
Rank change year-on-year -12 +27 -13
Contract jobs citing C++ 10 22 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.86% 4.17% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.77% 7.77% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 3
East Sussex median daily rate £330 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -13.85% +8.33%
South East median daily rate £423 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +12.80% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 265 283 340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 49.26% 53.70% 53.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 176 216
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £263
90th Percentile £520 £475 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £20.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% +6.67%

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 18 July 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
Hastings +2 3 £330 -1.86% 1
Brighton -6 2 £350 +55.56% 3
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 8 (80.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) Law
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
6 2 (20.00%) Middleware
6 2 (20.00%) UML
6 2 (20.00%) Green Hills
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) MISRA C
6 2 (20.00%) MISRA
6 2 (20.00%) Avionics
6 2 (20.00%) Tactical Data Link
7 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
7 1 (10.00%) .NET Core
7 1 (10.00%) STB
7 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (10.00%) Modbus
7 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (10.00%) HTML
7 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (10.00%) .NET
7 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (10.00%) CSS
7 1 (10.00%) Windows

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Tactical Data Link
2 1 (10.00%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Law
2 2 (20.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (10.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) MISRA
1 2 (20.00%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Green Hills