The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 28 June 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++
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 24 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Contract jobs citing C++ 8 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 5.93% 5.92% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.69% 17.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £338
% change year-on-year +3.12% +18.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.61% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 51 108 96
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 37.78% 33.64% 51.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 190 197
Median daily rate £400 £455 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.13% -6.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £850
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 0
Median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.53% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Warrington

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Warrington

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Warrington region with a requirement for C++.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (80.00%) Games
3 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 8 (80.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 8 (80.00%) Kinematics
3 8 (80.00%) Linear Algebra
3 8 (80.00%) NVIDIA
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) Robotics
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (20.00%) OOP
7 2 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) PhD
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (10.00%) WCF
8 1 (10.00%) WPF
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
8 1 (10.00%) jQuery
8 1 (10.00%) Ajax
8 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (10.00%) MVC
8 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
8 1 (10.00%) Firmware
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (80.00%) Kinematics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (80.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (60.00%) C++ Developer
1 6 (60.00%) C++/C# Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) C++ Games Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Games Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Robotics
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (80.00%) Linear Algebra
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) Device Driver Development
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) NVIDIA