The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 24 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++
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 42 29
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13  
Contract jobs citing C++ 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.41% 0.20% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.94% 0.83% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £338
% change year-on-year +1.00% +18.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £25.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.76% +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 Warwickshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 81 121 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 28.52% 24.80% 23.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 69 48
Median daily rate £263 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.58% +16.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £290 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 11
Median hourly rate £31.00 £22.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.77% -5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £36.50 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Warwickshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Warwickshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Leamington Spa - 4 - -
C++
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 8 (100.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) XSLT
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 4 (50.00%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) Doxygen
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Analysis

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 4 (50.00%) Doxygen
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Author
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 4 (50.00%) Python