Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a C++ Developer was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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++ Developer
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 52 64
Rank change year-on-year -10 +12 -20
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 5 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.80% 2.38% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 2.44% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 3
Oxford median daily rate £410 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -3.03% +26.92%
10th Percentile £393 £288 £406
90th Percentile £435 £410 £434
Oxfordshire median daily rate £410 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +2.50% -3.03% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 604 573 699
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 96.95% 97.45% 97.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 422 533
Oxford median daily rate £425 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% -1.56% +23.08%
10th Percentile £243 £213 £230
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 23 38
Oxford median hourly rate £17.77 £14.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.93% -5.08% +2.32%
10th Percentile £10.84 £8.80 £8.43
90th Percentile £77.50 £35.75 £30.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.64 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +25.96% -12.50% +6.67%

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Oxford

C++ Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ Developer in Oxford

C++ Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ Developer in Oxford

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, C++ Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Google
2 4 (80.00%) Google App Engine
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 4 (80.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Google App Engine
1 4 (80.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (80.00%) Google Compute Engine
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) REST
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOD
1 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Google