Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a C++ Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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++ Developer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 112 134
Rank change year-on-year -14 +22 -12
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 16 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.58% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.21% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Surrey median daily rate £400 £385 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +5.48% -8.75%
10th Percentile £353 £383 £323
90th Percentile £534 £388 £420
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £34.25 -
South East median hourly rate £44.56 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +18.81% -21.05% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,604 1,918 2,457
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.42% 95.04% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,832 1,205 1,556
Surrey median daily rate £450 £420 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.20% +10.67%
10th Percentile £275 £167 £263
90th Percentile £580 £575 £549
South East median daily rate £423 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +5.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 111 109
Surrey median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% - +16.80%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.55 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.57 £42.00 £54.15
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +18.75%

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Surrey

C++ Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ Developer in Surrey

C++ Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C++ Developer in Surrey

C++ Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ Developer in Surrey

C++ Developer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Redhill +1 7 - -
Guildford - 7 £400 - 3
Camberley - 2 £530 -
C++ Developer
South East

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, C++ Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
5 7 (43.75%) Software Architecture
5 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 7 (43.75%) GoogleTest
5 7 (43.75%) TDD
5 7 (43.75%) Yocto
6 6 (37.50%) Python
7 4 (25.00%) C#
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Android
8 3 (18.75%) C
8 3 (18.75%) Java
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
9 2 (12.50%) BDD
9 2 (12.50%) Scrum
9 2 (12.50%) Equities
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (12.50%) Banking
9 2 (12.50%) Subversion
9 2 (12.50%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
9 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
9 2 (12.50%) OO

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (43.75%) GoogleTest
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
1 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Yocto
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (12.50%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Credit Derivative
1 2 (12.50%) Equities
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Software Architecture
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Android Development
4 1 (6.25%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source Development
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) C
4 3 (18.75%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle