Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 44 47
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 +9
Contract jobs citing C++ 20 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.50% 2.26% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.41% 4.41% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 7
East Sussex median daily rate £330 £353 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.38% +8.46% +8.33%
10th Percentile £314 £282 £311
90th Percentile £381 £419 £393
South East median daily rate £424 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.00% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.00% +25.00%
South East median hourly rate £46.25 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% +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 312 272 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 54.64% 51.32% 56.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 180 183
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £294 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £32.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +18.77% +74.65%
10th Percentile £41.25 £33.38 £17.71
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.13 £46.64
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +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 22 October 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 0 9 £350 +55.56% 6
Hastings +3 5 £330 +0.76% 2
Hove +6 3 - - 1
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 13 (65.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (60.00%) C#
3 11 (55.00%) C
4 9 (45.00%) Linux
5 8 (40.00%) Python
6 6 (30.00%) Green Hills
6 6 (30.00%) Avionics
6 6 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (30.00%) Rational Rhapsody
6 6 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (30.00%) MISRA C
6 6 (30.00%) MISRA
6 6 (30.00%) Tactical Data Link
7 5 (25.00%) Subversion
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) Windows
8 4 (20.00%) Java
9 3 (15.00%) Unix
9 3 (15.00%) Data Mining
9 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
9 3 (15.00%) Text Mining
9 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
9 3 (15.00%) Statistics
9 3 (15.00%) Web Analytics
9 3 (15.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (15.00%) Data Extraction
9 3 (15.00%) Bayesian Methods
9 3 (15.00%) Algorithms

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 1 (5.00%) Amazon Alexa
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Big Data
1 3 (15.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (15.00%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
1 6 (30.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (25.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) CMake
4 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) WiX
5 1 (5.00%) Android Studio
General
1 6 (30.00%) Avionics
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Build Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Data Scientist
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (15.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) Acoustics
3 1 (5.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.00%) Analytics
2 3 (15.00%) Bayesian Methods
2 3 (15.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (15.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (15.00%) Data Extraction
2 3 (15.00%) Data Science
2 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (15.00%) Open Source
2 3 (15.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 3 (15.00%) Social Media Analytics
2 3 (15.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Statistics
2 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (15.00%) Web Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) C
3 8 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (15.00%) Lua
5 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) MISRA
1 6 (30.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Green Hills