Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 21 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++
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 21 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -15 +9
Contract jobs citing C++ 8 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 7.48% 5.41% 18.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.59% 11.63% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Stockport median daily rate £300 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% -2.34%
10th Percentile £290 £305 £236
90th Percentile £310 £415 £399
Manchester median daily rate £475 £400 £315
% change year-on-year +18.75% +26.98% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
Stockport median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -11.76%

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 Stockport with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stockport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 69 86 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 64.49% 46.49% 57.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 65 21
Stockport median daily rate £410 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +23.08% +2.36%
10th Percentile £358 £250 £250
90th Percentile £466 £508 £413
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 16
Stockport median hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.13% -23.33% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £18.63 £30.38
90th Percentile £41.00 £37.88 £40.50
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +48.94% -32.86% +66.67%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Stockport

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Stockport

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Stockport

For the 6 months to 21 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 Stockport region with a requirement for C++.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) WSDL
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) VB
3 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (75.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
5 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (12.50%) Mob Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C++ Developer
3 5 (62.50%) C++ Software Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
2 6 (75.00%) WSDL
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
2 1 (12.50%) Mob Programming
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOD
2 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
2 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter