Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 87 89
Rank change year-on-year -16 +2 +7
Contract jobs citing C++ 9 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.57% 0.49% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 1.64% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 13
Milton Keynes median daily rate £381 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.29% +2.41% +13.70%
10th Percentile £258 £288 £300
90th Percentile £393 £475 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £340 £350 £415
% change year-on-year -2.86% -15.66% +13.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £55.00 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +27.91% -4.44% -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 515 427 534
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 32.87% 29.78% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 218 304
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +14.50% -6.43%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £248
90th Percentile £525 £488 £463
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £25.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +40.89%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £55.00 £41.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +32.53% +18.57% +75.00%

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 24 July 2017.

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 24 July 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
3 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Retail
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (55.56%) Open Source
4 5 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) OO
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
5 4 (44.44%) HP UFT
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
5 4 (44.44%) Internet
5 4 (44.44%) OOP
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) VB
5 4 (44.44%) Confluence
5 4 (44.44%) Android
5 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
5 4 (44.44%) BDD
5 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
5 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) JIRA
5 4 (44.44%) Computer Science

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 4 (44.44%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Redis
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) Appium
2 4 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (44.44%) Bitbucket
2 4 (44.44%) Calabash
2 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 4 (44.44%) HP UFT
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) Gradle
3 1 (11.11%) Hudson
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Corporate Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Test Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Architect
4 1 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) EJB
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) Java EE
1 1 (11.11%) JMS
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Android
2 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
2 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
3 4 (44.44%) OOP
3 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Apple Swift
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) Master's Degree
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat