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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Manchester / Stockport
Rank - 14 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport - 2.22% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 Stockport with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 26 21 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 81.25% 46.67% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 6
Median daily rate £300 £370 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.91% +12.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++ in Stockport.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Stockport

C++
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 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 Stockport region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Express
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID

C++
Top Related 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Express
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript