Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 19 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++
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 175 86
Rank change year-on-year +25 -89 +38
Contract jobs citing C++ 38 35 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.87% 0.64% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% 1.48% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 164
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £320 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -32.98% +49.22%
10th Percentile £343 £270 £300
90th Percentile £575 £568 £571
England median daily rate £550 £473 £480
% change year-on-year +16.34% -1.51% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 14
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.63 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.41% - +30.77%
10th Percentile £39.16 £41.25 £38.60
90th Percentile £41.79 £43.75 £46.75
England median hourly rate £43.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% +6.67%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1643 2362 2361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.77% 43.42% 38.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1211 1610 1602
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £298 £283 £263
90th Percentile £525 £538 £513
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 35
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.09% -25.68% -20.00%
10th Percentile £16.03 £12.95 £11.10
90th Percentile £41.61 £47.50 £46.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Yorkshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Yorkshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C++ in Yorkshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Yorkshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
West Yorkshire +15 27 £388 +21.09% 12
South Yorkshire - 10 £525 - 1
North Yorkshire +8 1 - - 1
C++
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 20 (52.63%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) Python
3 15 (39.47%) C#
4 12 (31.58%) Web Services
4 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
5 11 (28.95%) Docker
5 11 (28.95%) DevOps
5 11 (28.95%) Node.js
5 11 (28.95%) Ruby
5 11 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (23.68%) Finance
8 8 (21.05%) VB
8 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 8 (21.05%) VB6
8 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (21.05%) Ansible
9 7 (18.42%) Go
9 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
9 7 (18.42%) PHP
9 7 (18.42%) Linux
10 6 (15.79%) SQL
10 6 (15.79%) Windows
10 6 (15.79%) Banking
10 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
10 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
10 6 (15.79%) Kubernetes
11 5 (13.16%) Vagrant
11 5 (13.16%) Terraform

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (10.53%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) nginx
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) PaaS
3 3 (7.89%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (7.89%) IaaS
3 3 (7.89%) Loggly
3 3 (7.89%) Serverless
3 3 (7.89%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Big Data
2 4 (10.53%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.89%) Redis
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.16%) Vagrant
4 4 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (10.53%) GoCD
4 4 (10.53%) Travis CI
5 3 (7.89%) Gerrit
5 3 (7.89%) IBM UrbanCode
5 3 (7.89%) Maven
5 3 (7.89%) SonarQube
5 3 (7.89%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (5.26%) JIRA
6 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.63%) Android Studio
7 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.63%) GCC
7 1 (2.63%) Gradle
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) VB Developer
2 7 (18.42%) VB6 Developer
3 4 (10.53%) DevOps Developer
3 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Integration Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Risk Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Security Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Site Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) C++ Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Android Developer
6 1 (2.63%) C/C++ Developer
6 1 (2.63%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) Web Services
2 11 (28.95%) Node.js
3 5 (13.16%) XML
4 4 (10.53%) Java EE
4 4 (10.53%) React
4 4 (10.53%) RESTful
5 3 (7.89%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (5.26%) .NET
7 1 (2.63%) CSS
7 1 (2.63%) Ext JS
7 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.63%) HTML
7 1 (2.63%) JPA
7 1 (2.63%) LAMP
7 1 (2.63%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (2.63%) OpenGL
7 1 (2.63%) Qt
7 1 (2.63%) SOAP
7 1 (2.63%) Spring
7 1 (2.63%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (10.53%) iPad
2 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.63%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.63%) IPTV
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.63%) STB
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) Unix
4 2 (5.26%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) DevOps
2 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
6 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.53%) Investment Management
6 4 (10.53%) Ticket Management
6 4 (10.53%) UML
6 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (7.89%) OWASP
7 3 (7.89%) Threat Modelling
8 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.63%) DSDM
9 1 (2.63%) Project Management
9 1 (2.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) Python
3 15 (39.47%) C#
4 11 (28.95%) Ruby
5 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 8 (21.05%) VB
5 8 (21.05%) VB6
6 7 (18.42%) Go
6 7 (18.42%) PHP
7 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
7 6 (15.79%) SQL
8 4 (10.53%) C
8 4 (10.53%) Groovy
9 3 (7.89%) Scala
10 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++
11 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
11 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) CISSP
2 2 (5.26%) CISA
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) Firmware
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Ansible
2 6 (15.79%) Kubernetes
3 5 (13.16%) Terraform
4 3 (7.89%) Nagios
4 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.89%) Prometheus
4 3 (7.89%) Puppet
4 3 (7.89%) Rancher
4 3 (7.89%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.63%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Symantec
2 3 (7.89%) Google
2 3 (7.89%) New Relic
2 3 (7.89%) Rackspace
2 3 (7.89%) Splunk
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat