The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 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 29 April 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++
London / Uxbridge
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 13 20
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge - 5.63% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 23.53% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.13 £42.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year +2.07% +8.33%  

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 Uxbridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Uxbridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 19 17 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 36.54% 23.94% 31.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 11
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £309 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Uxbridge 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 Uxbridge

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Uxbridge

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for C++.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Ada
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SysML
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Audit

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Uxbridge 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Audit
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SysML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ada
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C