Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 17 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++
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 29 38
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9 +10
Contract jobs citing C++ 4 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 1.29% 5.09% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.28% 9.79% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 1
Exeter median daily rate £332 £425 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.82% +61.90% -12.50%
10th Percentile £315 £285 £244
90th Percentile £343 £463 £281
Devon median daily rate £327 £375 £310
% change year-on-year -12.80% +20.97% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Exeter median hourly rate £40.00 - £37.00
10th Percentile £37.80 - £34.50
90th Percentile £41.40 - £39.90
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year -3.61% +9.21% -1.30%

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 Exeter with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 122 143 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 39.23% 52.00% 44.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 96 95
Exeter median daily rate £425 £334 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.13% -4.49% -5.41%
10th Percentile £231 £185 £263
90th Percentile £525 £497 £475
Devon median daily rate £400 £325 £364
% change year-on-year +23.08% -10.65% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Exeter median hourly rate £37.00 £36.25 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.07% +2.11% +39.22%
10th Percentile £21.50 £26.88 £22.23
90th Percentile £42.63 £46.00 £39.55
Devon median hourly rate £36.25 £41.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year -12.65% +31.75% -14.86%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Exeter

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Exeter

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Exeter

For the 6 months to 17 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 Exeter region with a requirement for C++.

1 3 (75.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (50.00%) LTE
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 14001
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001