The first table below looks at the demand for the C++/C# 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++/C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++/C# Developer
Rank 189 214 201
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 3 6 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.052% 0.085% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.091% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 24
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£550 £600 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £485 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £256 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-26.78% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5302 6564 7191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.02% 92.61% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3865 4816 5234
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 170 170
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.62 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.11 £44.00 £43.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
C++/C# Developer
London

C++/C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

C++/C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

C++/C# 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++/C# Developer across the City of London region.

C++/C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

C++/C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

C++/C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

C++/C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++/C# Developer across the City of London region.

C++/C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited C++/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++/C# Developer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Front Office
2 5 (62.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Derivative
4 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Grid Computing
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) CRD IV
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (12.50%) WPF
6 1 (12.50%) LINQ
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Greeks
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (12.50%) BDD
6 1 (12.50%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited C++/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++/C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 5 (62.50%) Front Office
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
3 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) STL
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (50.00%) Derivative
3 2 (25.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Greeks
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) CRD IV
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) DataSynapse
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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