Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a C++ Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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++ Developer
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 32 28
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 +9
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.80% 1.64% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.75% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Middlesex median daily rate - £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.59% +21.43%
South East median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £46.00 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +22.67% -21.05% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Middlesex
Contract vacancies in Middlesex with a recognized job title 238 285 265
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 93.44% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 172 135
Middlesex median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +0.32%
10th Percentile £296 £275 £256
90th Percentile £528 £528 £508
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 15
Middlesex median hourly rate £36.25 £28.75 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.09% -34.66% +172.28%
10th Percentile £32.13 £16.30 £14.05
90th Percentile £39.38 £38.75 £46.90
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.23% +21.84%

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Middlesex.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Middlesex

C++ Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ Developer in Middlesex

C++ Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ Developer in Middlesex

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, C++ Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Middlesex region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) STL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) OpenShift
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) STL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle