The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Manchester / Salford
Rank 20 16 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 3.90% 7.50% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.89% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.87% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  

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 Salford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 38 36 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 49.35% 90.00% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 29 7
Median daily rate £400 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +19.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Salford

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Salford over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C++ in Salford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Salford region with a requirement for C++.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) CRM
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Replication
2 4 (57.14%) Document Management
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Games
4 2 (28.57%) OpenTV
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Interactive TV
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
1 4 (57.14%) SQL DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) CRM Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
2 2 (28.57%) Interactive TV
2 2 (28.57%) IPTV
2 2 (28.57%) MHEG
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) New Media
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) CRM
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Document Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) ActionScript
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) OpenTV