The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 30 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.

C++
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - - 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +8.97%  

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 Ipswich with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 33 23 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 26.83% 17.42% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 38
Median daily rate £400 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Ipswich

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Ipswich