Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 12 December 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++
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 78 83
Rank change year-on-year -38 +5 +12
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.34% 1.12% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 3.94% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 20
Milton Keynes median daily rate £550 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -8.57% +43.44%
10th Percentile £500 £313 £299
90th Percentile £600 £493 £650
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +23.33% -11.76% +32.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £51.25 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +13.89% - +5.88%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 703 355 571
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 39.52% 28.35% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 192 285
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £260
90th Percentile £525 £538 £509
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 8
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £37.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +138.10% +5.00%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +26.67% +57.89% +46.15%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Milton Keynes

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Milton Keynes

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for C++.

1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Hudson
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Gradle
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) JMS
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (33.33%) Gradle
1 2 (33.33%) Hudson
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Android Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) EJB
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (33.33%) JMS
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
3 1 (16.67%) Dagger
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Retrofit
3 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Robotics
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) BPMN
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
4 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Blue Prism