The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++/C# Developer
Rank 197 197 219
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 11 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.034% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.037% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 6
Average daily rate
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£575 £488 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.94% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £418 £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £558 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £256 £300
% change year-on-year
+36.58% -14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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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
5406 5340 6577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.33% 92.01% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4192 3896 4823
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 89 172
Average hourly rate £17.98 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.11 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (80.00%) Banking
3 9 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (53.33%) Multithreading
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Front Office
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle
7 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
7 5 (33.33%) Low Latency
7 5 (33.33%) .NET
8 4 (26.67%) STL
8 4 (26.67%) Windows
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) WCF
9 3 (20.00%) Web Services
9 3 (20.00%) XML
10 2 (13.33%) MFC
10 2 (13.33%) VC++
10 2 (13.33%) Migration
11 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 1 (6.67%) MVVM
11 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
11 1 (6.67%) R
11 1 (6.67%) SignalR
11 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (6.67%) WPF

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (6.67%) IIS
General
1 12 (80.00%) Banking
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Front Office
4 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) STL
2 4 (26.67%) WCF
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) MFC
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) WPF
5 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (6.67%) SignalR
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Multithreading
2 5 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) MVVM
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VC++
4 1 (6.67%) R
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
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