The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Quantitative Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ Quantitative Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 185 198 186
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.067% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.071% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Average daily rate
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£625 £575 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -11.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
C++ Quantitative Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4727 5633 5247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.25% 93.65% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3634 4089 3933
Average daily rate £450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 91 131
Average hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £30.83 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

C++ Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

C++ Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

C++ Quantitative Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

C++ Quantitative Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

C++ Quantitative Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

C++ Quantitative Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited C++ Quantitative 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++ Quantitative Developer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Physics
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Derivative
5 2 (22.22%) Fixed Income
5 2 (22.22%) Equities
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) PhD
6 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) STL
6 1 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Front Office
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (11.11%) Grid Computing

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited C++ Quantitative 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++ Quantitative Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) STL
1 1 (11.11%) WPF
1 1 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Physics
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Derivative
4 2 (22.22%) Fixed Income
4 2 (22.22%) Equities
5 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (11.11%) Grid Computing
5 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
5 1 (11.11%) Statistics
5 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) DataSynapse
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