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 3 months to 23 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++
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing C++ 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 5.88% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £340
% change year-on-year +0.75% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.38 £42.48 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.11% +6.18%  

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 Stockport with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 28 39 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 82.35% 45.88% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 16
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 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 23 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 Stockport region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) WPF

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 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB