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 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++ CLI
UK
Rank 582 636 626
Rank change year-on-year +54 -10  
Contract jobs citing C++/CLI 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.008% 0.009%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.005% 0.020% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £305 £750 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.33% +52.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £340 £300
% change year-on-year -10.29% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

C++/CLI 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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18501 20249 20069
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.19% 38.04% 37.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12729 13839 13005
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 428 485 413
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.68 £15.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C++/CLI
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing C++/CLI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend

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

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

C++/CLI
Top 3 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +46 1 £305 -59.33%
South East +12 1 £305 -10.29%
Buckinghamshire -8 1 £305 -10.29%

C++/CLI
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Infotainment

C++/CLI
Top Related 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft