The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 23 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++
Scotland / Renfrewshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 59 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire - 1.79% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £320 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £340
% change year-on-year +0.75% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.38 £42.48 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.11% +6.18%  

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 17 176 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 51.52% 39.46% 35.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 106 24
Median daily rate £412 £321 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.34% -9.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £266 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 1
Median hourly rate - £36.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Renfrewshire