The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Developer
UK / England
Rank 281 327 327
Rank change year-on-year
+46 0
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 313 291 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.62% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.65% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 223 212
Median daily rate £563 £494 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £317 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £744 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 8
Median hourly rate £39.00 £44.10 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.56% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £47.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £44.10 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +10.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39800 44770 45194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 95.09% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 26166 29219 28232
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1406 1507 1784
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

C++ Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

C++ Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +57 260 £600 +9.09% 99
South East +5 27 £408 +16.42% 17
South West -7 10 £250 -18.36% 4
East Midlands +5 6 £425 - 4
East of England -5 5 £325 -27.77% 17
Yorkshire +13 3 £150 -60.00% 3
C++ Developer
UK

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, C++ Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 592 (100.00%) C++
2 262 (44.26%) Linux
3 191 (32.26%) Multithreading
4 180 (30.41%) Unix
5 174 (29.39%) SQL
6 150 (25.34%) STL
7 146 (24.66%) Python
8 144 (24.32%) C#
8 144 (24.32%) Finance
8 144 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
9 135 (22.80%) Front Office
10 131 (22.13%) Java
11 122 (20.61%) Low Latency
12 119 (20.10%) Banking
13 116 (19.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 111 (18.75%) Electronic Trading
15 106 (17.91%) OO
16 98 (16.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 97 (16.39%) Software Engineering
18 95 (16.05%) Oracle
19 94 (15.88%) Perl
20 93 (15.71%) C
21 83 (14.02%) Windows
22 79 (13.34%) Fixed Income
23 78 (13.18%) Investment Banking
24 76 (12.84%) SDLC
25 56 (9.46%) Multithreaded Programming
26 55 (9.29%) Algorithms
27 53 (8.95%) Algorithmic Trading
27 53 (8.95%) Degree

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (1.52%) Confluence
2 7 (1.18%) Apache Qpid
3 5 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (0.68%) DataSynapse
5 3 (0.51%) SAS
6 2 (0.34%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.34%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.34%) Tuxedo
6 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.17%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.01%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.69%) RMDS
2 3 (0.51%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.34%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.17%) SunGard Martini
4 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.51%) Google App Engine
2 3 (0.51%) Google Compute Engine
2 3 (0.51%) PaaS
3 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.34%) Heroku
4 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.59%) TCP/IP
2 18 (3.04%) HTTP
3 11 (1.86%) Wireshark
4 8 (1.35%) VoIP
5 7 (1.18%) AMQP
5 7 (1.18%) Internet
6 6 (1.01%) DVB
6 6 (1.01%) LAN
7 4 (0.68%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.68%) SSL
7 4 (0.68%) ZigBee
8 3 (0.51%) DNS
8 3 (0.51%) Multicast
9 2 (0.34%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.34%) NGN
10 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.17%) SSH
10 1 (0.17%) UPnP
10 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (5.24%) OLTP
2 25 (4.22%) Relational Database
3 23 (3.89%) Oracle Database
4 16 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 15 (2.53%) KDB
6 12 (2.03%) MySQL
6 12 (2.03%) Tick Data
7 8 (1.35%) NoSQL
7 8 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.18%) Big Data
9 6 (1.01%) Kdb+
9 6 (1.01%) SQLite
10 5 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.68%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.68%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.51%) DB2
12 3 (0.51%) InterSystems Cache
13 2 (0.34%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.17%) SAS Visual Analytics
14 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 47 (7.94%) Subversion
2 41 (6.93%) JIRA
3 32 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 20 (3.38%) Visual Studio
5 19 (3.21%) TeamCity
6 15 (2.53%) Eclipse
7 11 (1.86%) Jenkins
8 9 (1.52%) Bitbucket
8 9 (1.52%) GoogleTest
9 8 (1.35%) CMake
9 8 (1.35%) Valgrind
10 6 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.84%) ClearCase
11 5 (0.84%) NUnit
12 4 (0.68%) Gradle
12 4 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
12 4 (0.68%) Rational Rhapsody
13 3 (0.51%) GDB
14 2 (0.34%) GCC
14 2 (0.34%) Vagrant
General
1 144 (24.32%) Finance
2 135 (22.80%) Front Office
3 119 (20.10%) Banking
4 78 (13.18%) Investment Banking
5 17 (2.87%) Games
6 8 (1.35%) Publishing
7 7 (1.18%) Aerospace
7 7 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.84%) Electronics
10 4 (0.68%) Automotive
11 2 (0.34%) Avionics
11 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.34%) Law
11 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.17%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Marketing
12 1 (0.17%) Military
12 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (25.34%) STL
2 98 (16.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 44 (7.43%) FIX Protocol
4 43 (7.26%) XML
5 29 (4.90%) .NET
6 25 (4.22%) HTML
7 22 (3.72%) Middleware
8 21 (3.55%) OpenGL
9 20 (3.38%) Qt
10 19 (3.21%) CSS
11 15 (2.53%) Web Services
12 14 (2.36%) Rendezvous
13 13 (2.20%) JSON
13 13 (2.20%) WPF
14 12 (2.03%) REST
14 12 (2.03%) RESTful
15 11 (1.86%) Node.js
15 11 (1.86%) XSLT
16 10 (1.69%) Swing
16 10 (1.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 116 (19.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 79 (13.34%) Fixed Income
3 55 (9.29%) Algorithms
4 47 (7.94%) Computer Science
5 42 (7.09%) Derivative
6 33 (5.57%) Equities
7 29 (4.90%) Market Risk
8 28 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (4.05%) Management Information System
10 17 (2.87%) N-Tier
11 14 (2.36%) Embedded Systems
12 13 (2.20%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.52%) Device Driver
14 8 (1.35%) Credit Risk
15 6 (1.01%) Data Structures
15 6 (1.01%) Fintech
15 6 (1.01%) Grid Computing
15 6 (1.01%) Hedge funds
15 6 (1.01%) OTC Derivatives
15 6 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 262 (44.26%) Linux
2 180 (30.41%) Unix
3 83 (14.02%) Windows
4 20 (3.38%) Solaris
5 12 (2.03%) Android
6 10 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.69%) CentOS
7 4 (0.68%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (32.26%) Multithreading
2 144 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (20.61%) Low Latency
4 111 (18.75%) Electronic Trading
5 106 (17.91%) OO
6 97 (16.39%) Software Engineering
7 76 (12.84%) SDLC
8 56 (9.46%) Multithreaded Programming
9 53 (8.95%) Algorithmic Trading
10 48 (8.11%) Risk Management
11 46 (7.77%) TDD
12 44 (7.43%) Release Management
12 44 (7.43%) Scrum
13 40 (6.76%) Mathematics
14 35 (5.91%) High Availability
15 31 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (4.56%) OOP
17 26 (4.39%) Cross-Platform Development
17 26 (4.39%) Migration
18 25 (4.22%) UML
Programming Languages
1 592 (100.00%) C++
2 174 (29.39%) SQL
3 146 (24.66%) Python
4 144 (24.32%) C#
5 131 (22.13%) Java
6 94 (15.88%) Perl
7 93 (15.71%) C
8 25 (4.22%) JavaScript
9 24 (4.05%) Shell Script
10 15 (2.53%) Bash Shell
10 15 (2.53%) Embedded C++
11 12 (2.03%) Embedded C
11 12 (2.03%) Ruby
12 10 (1.69%) Go
12 10 (1.69%) Scala
13 9 (1.52%) Rust
14 8 (1.35%) Korn
15 6 (1.01%) VC++
16 5 (0.84%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (8.95%) Degree
2 33 (5.57%) Security Cleared
3 25 (4.22%) PhD
4 20 (3.38%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.91%) QA
2 20 (3.38%) MiFID
3 2 (0.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) IFRS
4 1 (0.17%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 9 (1.52%) Docker
2 4 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.34%) Ansible
1 2 (0.34%) Control-M
1 2 (0.34%) Terraform
1 2 (0.34%) WMI
2 1 (0.17%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 95 (16.05%) Oracle
2 26 (4.39%) TIBCO
3 25 (4.22%) Google
3 25 (4.22%) Sybase
4 23 (3.89%) Solace
5 17 (2.87%) Microsoft
6 14 (2.36%) Reuters
7 12 (2.03%) ION Trading
8 11 (1.86%) Cognizant
9 8 (1.35%) Bloomberg
10 6 (1.01%) Telerik
11 5 (0.84%) IBM
11 5 (0.84%) Talarian
12 4 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.51%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.34%) Eze Software Group
14 2 (0.34%) Infragistics
14 2 (0.34%) Sun
15 1 (0.17%) Samsung
15 1 (0.17%) Veracode
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