The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank - 37 39
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire - 0.95% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.17% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £348
% change year-on-year -1.87% +15.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.31%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +8.97%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 52 92 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 29.55% 43.81% 38.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 50 65
Median daily rate £388 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -4.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £267 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
Median hourly rate - £40.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing C++ as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in North Yorkshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in North Yorkshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in North Yorkshire

C++
Top 27 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Xbox
1 2 (66.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (66.67%) Unreal Engine
1 2 (66.67%) PlayStation
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) Robot Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) XQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
1 1 (33.33%) Robot Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (66.67%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PlayStation
1 2 (66.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) XPath
1 1 (33.33%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft