The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank - 21 30
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 6.13% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 19.05% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 2
Average daily rate
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- £650 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £317 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.32% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 84 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 33.63% 32.18% 35.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 65 63
Average daily rate £463 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £329 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Docklands, London region.

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

C++
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++.

1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) F#
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Stochastic Calculus

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
1 1 (33.33%) Stochastic Calculus
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) F#
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree