The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Canary Wharf region that had C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Developer
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 21 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.42% 3.33% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 3.74% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £600 £465 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -9.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £44.05 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-11.46% +10.12%

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
110 107 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.71% 89.17% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 83 69
Median daily rate £550 £480 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Canary Wharf region that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, C++ Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Scala
3 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Front Office
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (33.33%) Solace
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) High-Frequency Trading
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Akka
4 1 (16.67%) Talarian
4 1 (16.67%) Dropwizard
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 1 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Front Office
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Akka
2 1 (16.67%) Dropwizard
2 1 (16.67%) Finagle
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 1 (16.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) High-Frequency Trading
2 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Solace
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) Talarian
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO