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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Devon / Exeter
Rank 28 15 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 -  
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 0.66% 4.00% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £313 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.55% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.87% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 85 36 66
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 56.29% 48.00% 59.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 24 21
Median daily rate £375 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.66% +13.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter citing C++ as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++ in Exeter.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Exeter

C++
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Altera
1 1 (100.00%) RS-232
1 1 (100.00%) RS-485
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Design

C++
Top Related 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 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) RS-232
1 1 (100.00%) RS-485
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Altera