The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 23 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++
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 20 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Contract jobs citing C++ 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 2.50% 3.90% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 9.38% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £340
% change year-on-year +0.75% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.38 £42.48 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.11% +6.18%  

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 Knutsford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 29 32 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 36.25% 41.56% 41.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 26
Median daily rate £440 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £461 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) Android NDK
1 2 (100.00%) Ionic Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) Secure Coding

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Android NDK
1 2 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Ionic Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript