Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for C++/CLI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C++/CLI over the 6 months to 23 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++ CLI
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 881 887 876
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11 +15
Contract jobs citing C++/CLI 6 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.004% 0.017%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.014% 0.009% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 11
UK median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +14.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +48.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -

C++/CLI is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 43210 42451 43594
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.91% 40.33% 38.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 30200 29151 29477
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £308 £283 £269
90th Percentile £638 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 801 886 1045
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +20.81%
10th Percentile £16.25 £14.44 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% +19.05%

C++/CLI
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing C++/CLI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for C++/CLI in the UK

C++/CLI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++/CLI in the UK

C++/CLI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++/CLI over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C++/CLI in the UK

C++/CLI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++/CLI in the UK

C++/CLI
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++/CLI within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
UK excluding London +36 4 £413 +10.00%
England +15 3 £713 +90.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £413 -
London - 2 £713 - 1
East of England -18 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C++/CLI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for C++/CLI.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) C
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) SOA
4 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Perforce
4 3 (50.00%) NUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Remoting
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 3 (50.00%) JIRA
4 3 (50.00%) Google
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Protocol Buffers
4 3 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) Mathematics

C++/CLI
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C++/C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Remoting
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) C
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) VBA
6 1 (16.67%) ANSI C
6 1 (16.67%) VB
6 1 (16.67%) VB6
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google
1 3 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (16.67%) Atmel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft