Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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++
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 23 24
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 +2
Contract jobs citing C++ 12 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 5.24% 2.34% 3.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 8.06% 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 5
Guildford median daily rate £400 - £325
10th Percentile £361 - £263
90th Percentile £408 - £365
Surrey median daily rate £400 £400 £335
% change year-on-year - +19.40% -17.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 22
Guildford median hourly rate - £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +33.33%

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 Guildford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 76 62 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 33.19% 28.97% 38.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 36 58
Guildford median daily rate £436 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.15% +20.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £363 £225 £255
90th Percentile £556 £538 £517
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Guildford median hourly rate £19.63 £33.75 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.85% -12.90% +10.71%
10th Percentile £18.56 £14.53 £35.38
90th Percentile £20.69 £42.98 £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -9.09%

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 21 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 Guildford region with a requirement for C++.

1 10 (83.33%) C
1 10 (83.33%) Python
2 9 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) QA
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) J2EE
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) Cross-Platform Development
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source Development
7 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (8.33%) Android Development
7 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
7 1 (8.33%) Tornado
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
7 1 (8.33%) Information Security
7 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (8.33%) Games
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Tornado
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Python Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C++ Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C++ Applications Developer
4 2 (16.67%) MongoDB Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Python Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Web Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
1 2 (16.67%) Scrum
1 2 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (8.33%) Android Development
2 1 (8.33%) Cross-Platform Development
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source Development
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C
1 10 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA