Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 29 31
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2 +11
Contract jobs citing C++ 4 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.19% 1.36% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.39% 4.17% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Slough median daily rate £450 £388 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +40.91% -23.08%
10th Percentile £372 £381 £253
90th Percentile £500 £394 £358
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Slough median hourly rate - - £38.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £38.00 - £38.50

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 118 96 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 35.22% 32.65% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 69 66
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.52% +3.85%
10th Percentile £225 £305 £272
90th Percentile £550 £525 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Slough median hourly rate £15.00 - £38.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £38.00 £19.66 £25.00
% change year-on-year +93.29% -21.36% -32.89%

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 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 21 October 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 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Algorithms

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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Python Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms Developer
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 4 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Degree