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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 24 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 0 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.28% - 16.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.32% - 34.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 35
Average daily rate
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£531 - £650
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £603
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 - £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
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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
82 27 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 44.81% 23.08% 49.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 15 82
Average daily rate £500 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £448 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++.

1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) Front Office
2 6 (46.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) Analytics
3 5 (38.46%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) OOP
5 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
5 3 (23.08%) Straight-Through Processing
6 2 (15.38%) Functional Programming
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) FTP
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (46.15%) Front Office
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C++ Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) RAD Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) Swing
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) D3.js
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
2 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Derivative
4 1 (7.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Wiki
4 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
4 1 (7.69%) Grid Computing
4 1 (7.69%) Equities
4 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
2 5 (38.46%) Analytics
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) OOP
4 3 (23.08%) Straight-Through Processing
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Programming
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) F#
5 1 (7.69%) R
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.69%) DataSynapse
2 1 (7.69%) Solace
2 1 (7.69%) Talarian