The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 26 June 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++
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 51 45
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6  
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.92% 0.23% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.34% 0.51% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £800 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +151.96%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £338
% change year-on-year +1.25% +18.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.38 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.05% +6.25%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 128 198 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 39.26% 45.62% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 148 113
Median daily rate £375 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +26.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in South Yorkshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in South Yorkshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +12 2 - - 1
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Data Security
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) Web Design
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Tuxedo
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Control-M
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) CISA

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (22.22%) Tuxedo
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Report Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Django
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) Mason
2 1 (11.11%) OpenGL
2 1 (11.11%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (11.11%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
3 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Data Security
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
1 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (11.11%) CISA
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
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