Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 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++
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 133 82
Rank change year-on-year 0 -51 +28
Contract jobs citing C++ 26 33 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.85% 0.92% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 2.05% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 127
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £320 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.19% -32.63% +48.44%
10th Percentile £343 £270 £300
90th Percentile £450 £568 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £320 £480
% change year-on-year +25.00% -33.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +38.46%
10th Percentile £39.00 £41.25 £40.00
90th Percentile £41.00 £43.75 £47.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.63 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -4.41% - +30.77%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1255 1612 1762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 41.22% 44.78% 39.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 947 1121 1187
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £269
90th Percentile £525 £525 £512
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year - +12.52% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 27
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -30.97%
10th Percentile £35.50 £12.90 £12.98
90th Percentile £40.20 £32.50 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.50
% change year-on-year +169.09% -23.77% -22.00%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in West Yorkshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in West Yorkshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C++ in West Yorkshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in West Yorkshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +6 21 £375 +17.19% 10
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 15 (57.69%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) Python
3 12 (46.15%) Java
3 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
4 11 (42.31%) Node.js
4 11 (42.31%) Docker
4 11 (42.31%) DevOps
4 11 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (42.31%) Ruby
5 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (30.77%) VB6
6 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 8 (30.77%) VB
6 8 (30.77%) Web Services
6 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (30.77%) Ansible
7 7 (26.92%) Go
7 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
8 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
8 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
9 5 (19.23%) Vagrant
9 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 5 (19.23%) Windows
9 5 (19.23%) Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Terraform
10 4 (15.38%) Travis CI
10 4 (15.38%) GoCD
10 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
10 4 (15.38%) MySQL
10 4 (15.38%) React

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (15.38%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) PaaS
3 3 (11.54%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (11.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (11.54%) IaaS
3 3 (11.54%) Loggly
3 3 (11.54%) Serverless
3 3 (11.54%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Big Data
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
1 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.54%) Redis
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
3 5 (19.23%) Vagrant
4 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (15.38%) GoCD
4 4 (15.38%) Travis CI
5 3 (11.54%) Gerrit
5 3 (11.54%) IBM UrbanCode
5 3 (11.54%) Maven
5 3 (11.54%) SonarQube
5 3 (11.54%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (7.69%) JIRA
7 1 (3.85%) Android Studio
7 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.85%) GCC
7 1 (3.85%) Gradle
7 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) VB Developer
2 7 (26.92%) VB6 Developer
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps Developer
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Site Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Node.js
2 8 (30.77%) Web Services
3 4 (15.38%) React
3 4 (15.38%) RESTful
4 3 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (3.85%) Android NDK
6 1 (3.85%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.85%) CSS
6 1 (3.85%) CSS3
6 1 (3.85%) Ext JS
6 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.85%) HTML
6 1 (3.85%) HTML5
6 1 (3.85%) JPA
6 1 (3.85%) LAMP
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
6 1 (3.85%) Spring
6 1 (3.85%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (15.38%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Smartcard
2 1 (3.85%) STB
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) DevOps
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.85%) Android Development
7 1 (3.85%) Coaching
7 1 (3.85%) CRM
7 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
7 1 (3.85%) DSDM
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) Open Source
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.85%) Time Management
7 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) Python
3 12 (46.15%) Java
4 11 (42.31%) Ruby
5 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 8 (30.77%) VB
5 8 (30.77%) VB6
6 7 (26.92%) Go
7 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
8 4 (15.38%) Groovy
9 3 (11.54%) C
9 3 (11.54%) PHP
9 3 (11.54%) Scala
10 2 (7.69%) SQL
11 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++
11 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
11 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
11 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
11 1 (3.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Ansible
2 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
3 5 (19.23%) Terraform
4 3 (11.54%) Nagios
4 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (11.54%) Prometheus
4 3 (11.54%) Puppet
4 3 (11.54%) Rancher
4 3 (11.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Google
1 3 (11.54%) New Relic
1 3 (11.54%) Rackspace
1 3 (11.54%) Splunk
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat