Period
to 25 June 2018

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 6 months to 25 June 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++
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 67 71
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -9
Contract jobs citing C++ 8 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.84% 1.14% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.30% 2.79% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 11
South Yorkshire median daily rate £470 £350 £800
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.29% -56.25% +158.06%
Yorkshire median daily rate £395 £375 £550
% change year-on-year +5.33% -31.82% +77.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £47.50 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +344.44% -77.50%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 348 323 418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 36.40% 40.89% 43.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 201 309
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £268 £275 £262
90th Percentile £563 £525 £583
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 £20.97 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.81% -6.80% -30.77%
10th Percentile £18.03 £20.97 £11.80
90th Percentile £60.00 £20.97 £28.65
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +77.78% +7.14% -40.00%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 25 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -4 5 £459 +58.74% 10
Doncaster - 1 £470 -
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 5 (62.50%) C
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (25.00%) Biometrics
4 2 (25.00%) VXML
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) SMS
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) Genesys
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (25.00%) IVR
4 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) CFEngine
4 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development

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 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) SMS
2 1 (12.50%) DVB
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analogue Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Java Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) EMC Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) VXML
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) IVR
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (12.50%) STB
2 1 (12.50%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Biometrics
1 2 (25.00%) Change Control
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
2 1 (12.50%) SIEM
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) CFEngine
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Genesys