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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++/C# Developer
Rank 148 178 200
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +22
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 2 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.27% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.29% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 5
Average daily rate £400 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
C++/C# Developer
London

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
3003 4864 5652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.42% 94.98% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2367 3726 4072
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 82 91
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.08% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 9 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) Front Office
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Derivative
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (25.00%) Grid Computing
6 1 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
6 1 (12.50%) MFC
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) OOP
6 1 (12.50%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 6 (75.00%) Front Office
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ATL
3 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (12.50%) MFC
3 1 (12.50%) STL
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Derivative
1 3 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (25.00%) Grid Computing
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 1 (12.50%) ETRM
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) OpenLink