The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 47 51 47
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.25% 0.36% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 1.20% 1.41%
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 £400 £400 £343
% change year-on-year - +16.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 208 166 142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 52.79% 29.70% 34.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 85 80
Median daily rate £368 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.36% -5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £269 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
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 Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Nottinghamshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Nottinghamshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +4 1 - - 6
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire 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