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 28 June 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++
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 48 34
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire - 0.41% 2.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.46% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 12
Median daily rate - £401 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £338
% change year-on-year +3.12% +18.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  

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 210 137 220
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 49.88% 28.02% 47.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 73 151
Median daily rate £375 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ in Nottinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) WebKit
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Qt Quick
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

C++
Co-occurring 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ GUI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) GUI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) Qt Quick
1 1 (100.00%) WebKit
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared