Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 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
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 82 99
Rank change year-on-year +28 +17 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 4 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.60% 0.37% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.81% 1.11% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £669 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +91.07% -6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £557 £325 £350
90th Percentile £731 £375 £535
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £455 £350
% change year-on-year -1.10% +30.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £43.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% -18.18%

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 166 361 614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 33.20% 33.68% 38.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 197 363
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £313
90th Percentile £638 £603 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 20 2
Median hourly rate £26.75 £37.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.14% -5.63% -
10th Percentile £17.95 £18.00 £27.75
90th Percentile £56.70 £48.75 £54.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year -7.28% -16.11% -18.18%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Milton Keynes

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing C++ in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for C++ in Milton Keynes

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing C++ in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for C++ in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian