Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 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++
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 114 74
Rank change year-on-year +27 -40 +20
Contract jobs citing C++ 11 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.89% 0.34% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.48% 0.86% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 14
Milton Keynes median daily rate £305 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.55% +37.50% -8.57%
10th Percentile £277 £500 £313
90th Percentile £463 £600 £493
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £394 £463 £375
% change year-on-year -14.86% +23.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £51.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year -12.20% +13.89% -

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 444 697 350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 35.89% 39.51% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 346 188
Milton Keynes median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £26.65 £60.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.58% +60.00% +138.10%
10th Percentile £17.33 £60.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £48.13 £60.00 £40.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.58 £51.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.54% +36.67% +57.89%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for C++.

1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) OOP
1 7 (63.64%) OO
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) TDD
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
1 7 (63.64%) Open Source
1 7 (63.64%) BDD
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (63.64%) Deployment Automation
2 6 (54.55%) Appium
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) Master's Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (36.36%) QA Automation
4 4 (36.36%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Android
5 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Thought Leadership
6 2 (18.18%) Apple Swift
6 2 (18.18%) Docker

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Appium
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
3 2 (18.18%) Calabash
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 1 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Automation Tester
1 6 (54.55%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) QA Automation Tester
2 4 (36.36%) QA Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Django
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Robotics
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
1 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Robot Operating System
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) BDD
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (63.64%) Deployment Automation
1 7 (63.64%) OO
1 7 (63.64%) OOP
1 7 (63.64%) Open Source
1 7 (63.64%) TDD
1 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 5 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (36.36%) QA Automation
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Thought Leadership
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) Apple Swift
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware