The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 22 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing C++ 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.62% 2.17% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.80% 5.06% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £345 £525 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% -19.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%
C++
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51 79 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 36.96% 42.93% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 53 16
Median daily rate £375 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for C++.

1 8 (44.44%) Java
1 8 (44.44%) Python
2 6 (33.33%) Front Office
2 6 (33.33%) Derivative
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) MFC
5 3 (16.67%) ATL
5 3 (16.67%) C
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) VC++
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (16.67%) Banking
5 3 (16.67%) KDB
5 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 3 (16.67%) Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) Market Making
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) Jetty
6 2 (11.11%) ELK Stack
6 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.11%) logstash

C++
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 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (11.11%) Jetty
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) KDB
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Spotfire
General
1 6 (33.33%) Front Office
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) C++ Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Front Office C++ Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Excel Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Excel VBA Developer
4 2 (11.11%) VBA Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Quantitative Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ATL
2 3 (16.67%) MFC
3 2 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (11.11%) ELK Stack
3 2 (11.11%) GWT
3 2 (11.11%) J2EE
3 2 (11.11%) STL
3 2 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Derivative
2 3 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Analytics
1 3 (16.67%) Market Making
1 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
1 3 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.11%) ETL
2 2 (11.11%) ETRM
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) OOP
2 2 (11.11%) Release Management
2 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 2 (11.11%) SDLC
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
2 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
1 8 (44.44%) Python
2 5 (27.78%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) C
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VC++
4 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) VB
4 2 (11.11%) VB6
4 2 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Control-M
1 2 (11.11%) Kibana
1 2 (11.11%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Google
1 2 (11.11%) IBM
1 2 (11.11%) OpenLink
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle