Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 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++
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 24 32
Rank change year-on-year -12 +8 +14
Contract jobs citing C++ 7 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.99% 3.15% 3.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 8.82% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Slough median daily rate £450 £388 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +19.60% +6.67%
10th Percentile £376 £346 £277
90th Percentile £649 £463 £337
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Slough median hourly rate - £41.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.49% -3.14%
Berkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £40.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% +5.19% -3.75%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 124 102 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 35.33% 35.66% 35.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 69 70
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.85% -4.64%
10th Percentile £225 £311 £289
90th Percentile £550 £525 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Slough median hourly rate £15.00 £41.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.41% +6.49% +54.00%
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £33.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year +34.85% +2.33% -7.86%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Slough

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Slough

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Slough over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C++ in Slough

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Slough

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for C++.

1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Migration
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) MATLAB
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
5 2 (28.57%) CMake
5 2 (28.57%) Gradle
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) OpenVMS
5 2 (28.57%) RIA
5 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (14.29%) Puppet
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
6 1 (14.29%) HBase
6 1 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) HBase
1 1 (14.29%) Mahout
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) CMake
1 2 (28.57%) Gradle
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Python Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB Developer
3 1 (14.29%) OpenVMS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) RIA
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) OpenVMS
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) MATLAB
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
6 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (14.29%) HDFS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ambari
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (14.29%) Oozie
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Hortonworks
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle