Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 108 81
Rank change year-on-year +14 -27 +15
Contract jobs citing C++ 16 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.09% 0.53% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.84% 1.42% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 10
Milton Keynes median daily rate £340 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.82% +1.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £286 £258 £308
90th Percentile £449 £393 £441
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £381 £350
% change year-on-year +1.64% +8.93% -27.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22% -

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 563 636 373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 38.27% 37.13% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 296 184
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.39% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £266 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £388 £368
% change year-on-year +9.68% +5.44% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £35.83 - £15.00
10th Percentile £20.24 - £11.20
90th Percentile £53.42 - £21.45
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -18.18% +48.65% +32.14%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 11 (68.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 8 (50.00%) Open Source
3 8 (50.00%) BDD
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) OOP
3 8 (50.00%) OO
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) Selenium
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (43.75%) Appium
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (43.75%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Master's Degree
7 4 (25.00%) QA Automation
7 4 (25.00%) Android
7 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 4 (25.00%) DevOps
7 4 (25.00%) Banking
7 4 (25.00%) JIRA
7 4 (25.00%) QA
8 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 3 (18.75%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (18.75%) Redis
2 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
2 7 (43.75%) Appium
3 4 (25.00%) JIRA
4 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
4 3 (18.75%) Calabash
4 3 (18.75%) WebDriver
5 2 (12.50%) ClearCase
5 2 (12.50%) ClearQuest
5 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
6 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
6 1 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Law
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 8 (50.00%) Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 4 (25.00%) QA Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Support
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) Django
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
4 2 (12.50%) Robotics
4 2 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Android
2 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Robot Operating System
4 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) BDD
2 8 (50.00%) OO
2 8 (50.00%) OOP
2 8 (50.00%) Open Source
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (43.75%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (43.75%) Deployment Automation
3 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
4 4 (25.00%) QA Automation
5 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
6 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Apple Swift
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Ruby
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VC++
4 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) Master's Degree
3 2 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) IBM
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica