Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 19 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++
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 34 34
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 0.53% 1.89% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 7.14% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Solihull median daily rate £445 £430 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.49% +91.11% -
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £360 £338
% change year-on-year -2.78% +6.67% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.75 £41.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -23.49% +27.69% -13.33%

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 Solihull with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 45 70 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 23.68% 26.52% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 30
Solihull median daily rate £406 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £317 £242 £300
90th Percentile £576 £437 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Solihull median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
10th Percentile £42.50 - £18.85
90th Percentile £47.50 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £24.25 £24.71
% change year-on-year +27.84% -1.84% +16.26%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Solihull

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 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 Solihull region with a requirement for C++.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft