Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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++
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 31 45
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 +10
Contract jobs citing C++ 7 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.41% 3.15% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 9.26% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Slough median daily rate £419 £324 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.24% -9.37% +12.60%
10th Percentile £386 £282 £354
90th Percentile £467 £360 £361
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £375 £335
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.94% -13.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Slough median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.49% +4.05% +13.85%
10th Percentile £40.50 £36.75 £35.80
90th Percentile £41.50 £40.25 £42.60
Berkshire median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +6.58% - +1.33%

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 98 108 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 33.79% 34.07% 26.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 70 94
Slough median daily rate £400 £328 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.04% -2.89% +2.27%
10th Percentile £305 £289 £250
90th Percentile £540 £450 £463
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Slough median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.49% +5.48% +12.31%
10th Percentile £40.50 £36.75 £18.75
90th Percentile £41.50 £40.25 £41.45
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +10.00% -18.37% +13.08%

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 24 November 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 Slough region with a requirement for C++.

1 5 (71.43%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) COBOL
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Ada
4 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) SysML
4 2 (28.57%) Fujitsu
4 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) OpenVMS
4 2 (28.57%) Fortran
4 2 (28.57%) Pascal
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) IDMS
4 2 (28.57%) TPMS
4 2 (28.57%) VME
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) JFace
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Python

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 2 (28.57%) TPMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) IDMS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C++/Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) JFace
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) OpenVMS
3 2 (28.57%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) SysML
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) COBOL
4 2 (28.57%) Ada
4 2 (28.57%) Fortran
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Pascal
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Fujitsu
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle