Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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++
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - 41
Rank change year-on-year - +41 +13
Contract jobs citing C++ 10 0 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.20% - 3.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.56% - 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 70
South Yorkshire median daily rate £525 - £500
10th Percentile £375 - £300
90th Percentile £575 - £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £320 £480
% change year-on-year +25.00% -33.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.63 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -4.41% - +30.77%

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 281 502 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 33.73% 41.52% 33.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 373 234
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £299 £263
90th Percentile £596 £560 £526
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £358
% change year-on-year - +11.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +104.55% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.50
% change year-on-year +169.09% -23.77% -22.00%

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 24 November 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 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 24 November 2017. 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 - 7 £550 - 2
Doncaster - 1 £475 - 2
C++
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) PHP
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) UML
4 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) Java EE
4 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Investment Management
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Ticket Management
5 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (30.00%) OWASP
5 3 (30.00%) Threat Modelling
5 3 (30.00%) CISSP
5 3 (30.00%) Unix
5 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Bluetooth
6 2 (20.00%) CISA
7 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (10.00%) Wireless
7 1 (10.00%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware Developer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Risk Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Java EE
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (10.00%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (10.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) Ticket Management
2 4 (40.00%) UML
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (30.00%) OWASP
3 3 (30.00%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (10.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (10.00%) SIEM
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) IBM