The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 22 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.17% 1.00% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 1.10% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £465 £515 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.70% -1.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £301
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +19.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +90.47%
C++ Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
113 91 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 89.68% 91.00% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 67 103
Average daily rate £468 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £420 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C++ Developer across the Canary Wharf region.

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

C++ Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) ATL
3 2 (40.00%) MFC
3 2 (40.00%) VC++
3 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 2 (40.00%) Derivative
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) ETRM
4 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (20.00%) VTune
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) VTune
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ATL
2 2 (40.00%) MFC
3 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (20.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) ETRM
1 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOP
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) VC++
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) OpenLink
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle