The table below looks at the statistics for the C++/Java 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++/Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++/Java Developer
Rank 201 225 218
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Contract jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.028% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.031% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£600 £570 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +119.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
5454 6536 7200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.47% 92.37% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3999 4755 5149
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 136 180
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £30.25 £43.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

C++/Java Developer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited C++/Java 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++/Java Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited C++/Java 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++/Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) DataSynapse