The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 41 50 42
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8  
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.28% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 1.37% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £375 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +57.89%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.87% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 184 146 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 51.69% 29.61% 34.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 72 76
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £14.88 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.81%  
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 Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Nottingham

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Nottingham

C++
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for C++.

1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Qt
1 1 (33.33%) WebKit
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Qt Quick
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (33.33%) OpenGL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) C++ GUI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) GUI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
1 1 (33.33%) Qt
1 1 (33.33%) Qt Quick
1 1 (33.33%) WebKit
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared