Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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++
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 40 23
Rank change year-on-year +9 -17 +9
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 10 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.08% 2.24% 5.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 7.75% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 33
Warrington median daily rate - £478 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.11% -12.62%
Cheshire median daily rate £315 £458 £450
% change year-on-year -31.15% +1.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Warrington median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.54% -13.33% +7.14%

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

All Programming Languages
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 60 129 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 21.66% 28.92% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 80 142
Warrington median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - +9.89%
10th Percentile £268 £274 £308
90th Percentile £575 £650 £575
Cheshire median daily rate £389 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +0.32% +3.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Warrington median hourly rate £32.00 £25.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.73% +44.29% -52.22%
10th Percentile £30.20 £13.28 £16.25
90th Percentile £33.00 £33.75 £18.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% -38.24% -

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 22 November 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 3 (100.00%) Kinematics
1 3 (100.00%) Linear Algebra
1 3 (100.00%) NVIDIA
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Robotics

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 3 (100.00%) Kinematics
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Games Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Games Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Linear Algebra
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) NVIDIA