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 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 52 45 43
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2  
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.30% 2.05% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.09% 4.98% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Median daily rate £289 £763 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.09% +258.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.87% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +8.97%  

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 194 221 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 41.99% 41.15% 35.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 162 101
Median daily rate £420 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.86% +13.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £675 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £20.97 £21.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.31% -46.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 March 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 -3 6 £289 -63.87% 1
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (77.78%) Web Design
2 7 (77.78%) Data Analysis
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) Change Management
2 7 (77.78%) ServiceNow
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (77.78%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (66.67%) Data Security
3 6 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 6 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Django
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) Control-M
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Python

C++
Top Related 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 1 (11.11%) Tuxedo
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Administrator
1 7 (77.78%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Web Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Report Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Django
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Change Management
1 7 (77.78%) Customer Requirements
1 7 (77.78%) Data Analysis
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
1 7 (77.78%) Web Design
2 6 (66.67%) Data Security
2 6 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 6 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle