The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 28 June 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++
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 11 22
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11  
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.98% 6.74% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 14.63% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £300 £336 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.78% +3.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £338
% change year-on-year +3.12% +18.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  

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 Guildford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 23 41 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 22.55% 46.07% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 59 55
Median daily rate £456 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.92% +14.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £438 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 0
Median hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Guildford

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Guildford

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Guildford region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) 5G
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) 2G

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (50.00%) 2G
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) 5G
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java