Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 January 2018 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++
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 25 20
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 +7
Contract jobs citing C++ 11 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 9.24% 2.13% 3.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.86% 4.41% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £475 - £300
South London median daily rate £488 £375 £300
% change year-on-year +30.00% +25.00% -7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.67 £47.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.34% - -
South London median hourly rate £47.50 £47.83 £36.25
% change year-on-year -0.69% +31.94% -

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 74 68 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 62.18% 48.23% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 33 30
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £365 £383 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.58% +13.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £319 £225
90th Percentile £469 £488 £508
South London median daily rate £500 £419 £363
% change year-on-year +19.40% +15.52% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 11
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £47.83
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £47.83

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Kingston Upon Thames

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Kingston Upon Thames

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Kingston Upon Thames

C++
Contract Job Locations in Kingston Upon Thames

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
New Malden +5 10 - - 4
C++
South London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for C++.

1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
1 10 (90.91%) Integration Testing
2 6 (54.55%) WPF
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Ada
3 5 (45.45%) Rational Rose
3 5 (45.45%) MFC
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
3 5 (45.45%) Programme Management
3 5 (45.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) CMS
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (9.09%) Time Management
6 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (9.09%) Law
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) XAML
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
6 1 (9.09%) C

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 4 (36.36%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Rational Rose
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Ada Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Ada Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) WPF
2 5 (45.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (45.45%) MFC
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Integration Testing
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Programme Management
2 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
3 1 (9.09%) SOLID
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Ada
3 1 (9.09%) Ada 95
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft