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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 37 31 35
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Contract jobs citing C++ 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.16% 1.54% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.19% 7.35% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £343 - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £343
% change year-on-year - +16.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £19.61 £30.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +8.97%  

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 77 68 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 22.32% 20.92% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 36 59
Median daily rate £363 £318 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.17% -2.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £227 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.61 £30.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.48% -35.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £15.68 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £19.61 £36.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++ in Warwickshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Warwickshire

C++
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Doxygen
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) RFID

C++
Top Related 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 (80.00%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (20.00%) RFID
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Author
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Author
2 1 (20.00%) Android Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C