The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 30 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.

C++
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough - 10.71% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 28.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
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 Peterborough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 35 32 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 36.46% 38.10% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 30
Median daily rate £370 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.84% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £296 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £472 £525
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 - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Peterborough

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB