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 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 349 263 289
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +26
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 294 425 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.82% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.87% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 314 250
Median daily rate £520 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.95% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.12% +12.85%
C++ Developer
UK

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
47342 48948 45494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.84% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31078 31567 28107
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1406 1851 1890
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 23 July 2016.

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 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -70 181 £550 -4.34% 91
South East -8 58 £360 +7.46% 28
South West +10 23 £340 -10.81% 4
East of England +18 10 £330 -2.22% 19
East Midlands +1 6 - - 4
North East - 5 £450 - 4
Yorkshire -9 4 £320 -20.00% 5
West Midlands -34 4 - - 5
North West -13 2 - - 6
C++ Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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.

1 616 (100.00%) C++
2 285 (46.27%) Linux
3 175 (28.41%) Multithreading
4 156 (25.32%) Python
5 142 (23.05%) Unix
6 138 (22.40%) C
6 138 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
7 135 (21.92%) SQL
7 135 (21.92%) OO
8 124 (20.13%) STL
9 122 (19.81%) Java
10 119 (19.32%) Software Engineering
11 110 (17.86%) C#
12 109 (17.69%) Oracle
13 100 (16.23%) Finance
14 98 (15.91%) Windows
15 93 (15.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 88 (14.29%) Front Office
17 80 (12.99%) Security Cleared
18 77 (12.50%) Low Latency
19 73 (11.85%) Perl
20 69 (11.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 57 (9.25%) TDD
22 54 (8.77%) Electronic Trading
23 50 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
24 45 (7.31%) Banking
25 44 (7.14%) OLTP
25 44 (7.14%) .NET
25 44 (7.14%) Derivative
26 41 (6.66%) 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 14 (2.27%) WebSphere
2 3 (0.49%) Apache
2 3 (0.49%) SAS
3 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (0.97%) Doxygen
2 5 (0.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.16%) MS Office
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Revit
4 1 (0.16%) Weka
Business Applications
1 8 (1.30%) Endur
2 4 (0.65%) RMDS
3 3 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.16%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.16%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.16%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
1 9 (1.46%) PaaS
2 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.22%) TCP/IP
2 22 (3.57%) HTTP
3 9 (1.46%) DVB
4 7 (1.14%) Bluetooth
4 7 (1.14%) ZigBee
5 6 (0.97%) Multicast
6 5 (0.81%) Internet
6 5 (0.81%) SNMP
6 5 (0.81%) UPnP
7 3 (0.49%) LDAP
8 2 (0.32%) ASN.1
8 2 (0.32%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.32%) Firewall
8 2 (0.32%) IPv4
8 2 (0.32%) Network Security
8 2 (0.32%) Unicast
8 2 (0.32%) VLAN
8 2 (0.32%) VPN
9 1 (0.16%) Skype
9 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (7.14%) OLTP
2 29 (4.71%) Relational Database
3 27 (4.38%) Oracle Database
4 24 (3.90%) SQL Server
5 23 (3.73%) MySQL
6 15 (2.44%) RDBMS
7 14 (2.27%) ObjectStore
8 8 (1.30%) KDB
9 7 (1.14%) SQLite
10 5 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.65%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.49%) MS Access
13 2 (0.32%) Big Data
13 2 (0.32%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.16%) HPCC
14 1 (0.16%) Oracle OWB
14 1 (0.16%) Pentaho
14 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (5.03%) Git (software)
2 25 (4.06%) Subversion
3 24 (3.90%) Visual Studio
4 21 (3.41%) JIRA
5 16 (2.60%) GoogleTest
6 15 (2.44%) ClearCase
6 15 (2.44%) NUnit
7 10 (1.62%) GDB
8 9 (1.46%) CppUnit
8 9 (1.46%) GCC
9 8 (1.30%) WiX
10 7 (1.14%) Ant
10 7 (1.14%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (0.97%) Maven
11 6 (0.97%) Rational Rhapsody
11 6 (0.97%) Xcode
12 4 (0.65%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 100 (16.23%) Finance
2 88 (14.29%) Front Office
3 45 (7.31%) Banking
4 28 (4.55%) Investment Banking
5 24 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.95%) Electronics
7 11 (1.79%) Games
8 6 (0.97%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.81%) Military
10 4 (0.65%) Dutch Language
10 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.49%) Marketing
12 2 (0.32%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) Avionics
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (20.13%) STL
2 69 (11.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 44 (7.14%) .NET
4 30 (4.87%) Qt
5 26 (4.22%) RESTful
6 25 (4.06%) FIX Protocol
7 20 (3.25%) MFC
7 20 (3.25%) Middleware
7 20 (3.25%) XML
8 18 (2.92%) Web Services
9 17 (2.76%) HTML
9 17 (2.76%) OpenGL
10 15 (2.44%) JSON
10 15 (2.44%) Rendezvous
11 14 (2.27%) ATL
11 14 (2.27%) Django
11 14 (2.27%) Twisted
11 14 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
11 14 (2.27%) ZeroMQ
12 13 (2.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 93 (15.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 50 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (7.14%) Derivative
4 36 (5.84%) Fixed Income
5 30 (4.87%) Algorithms
6 29 (4.71%) Embedded Systems
7 27 (4.38%) Computer Science
8 22 (3.57%) Mathematics
9 21 (3.41%) Device Driver
10 16 (2.60%) Equities
11 13 (2.11%) Management Information System
12 12 (1.95%) STB
12 12 (1.95%) VHDL
13 11 (1.79%) N-Tier
13 11 (1.79%) User Experience
14 9 (1.46%) Grid Computing
15 8 (1.30%) Credit Derivative
15 8 (1.30%) Data Structures
15 8 (1.30%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 7 (1.14%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 285 (46.27%) Linux
2 142 (23.05%) Unix
3 98 (15.91%) Windows
4 13 (2.11%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.11%) Embedded Linux
5 11 (1.79%) Android
6 6 (0.97%) Solaris
6 6 (0.97%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.49%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.49%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.32%) ThreadX
8 2 (0.32%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (28.41%) Multithreading
2 138 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (21.92%) OO
4 119 (19.32%) Software Engineering
5 77 (12.50%) Low Latency
6 57 (9.25%) TDD
7 54 (8.77%) Electronic Trading
8 40 (6.49%) Release Management
8 40 (6.49%) UML
9 39 (6.33%) OOP
10 36 (5.84%) SDLC
10 36 (5.84%) Unit Testing
11 34 (5.52%) Scrum
12 32 (5.19%) OOD
13 29 (4.71%) Market Making
14 28 (4.55%) Algorithmic Trading
15 27 (4.38%) Risk Management
16 24 (3.90%) Database Tuning
17 21 (3.41%) High Availability
18 20 (3.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 616 (100.00%) C++
2 156 (25.32%) Python
3 138 (22.40%) C
4 135 (21.92%) SQL
5 122 (19.81%) Java
6 110 (17.86%) C#
7 73 (11.85%) Perl
8 32 (5.19%) Shell Script
9 27 (4.38%) VC++
10 24 (3.90%) JavaScript
11 16 (2.60%) Embedded C++
12 15 (2.44%) VB
13 14 (2.27%) Objective-C
14 12 (1.95%) VBA
15 10 (1.62%) Embedded C
16 8 (1.30%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.97%) MATLAB
17 6 (0.97%) PHP
17 6 (0.97%) VB6
18 5 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 80 (12.99%) Security Cleared
2 41 (6.66%) Degree
3 38 (6.17%) SC Cleared
4 31 (5.03%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.46%) PhD
6 2 (0.32%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.79%) QA
2 3 (0.49%) MISRA
3 1 (0.16%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (0.81%) iptables
2 3 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.32%) Firmware
3 2 (0.32%) OpenSSH
4 1 (0.16%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 109 (17.69%) Oracle
2 16 (2.60%) TIBCO
3 14 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 10 (1.62%) Google
5 9 (1.46%) Informatica
6 8 (1.30%) OpenLink
7 5 (0.81%) ION Trading
7 5 (0.81%) Solace
7 5 (0.81%) Sybase
8 4 (0.65%) Reuters
8 4 (0.65%) SAP
9 3 (0.49%) OpenTV
9 3 (0.49%) VMware
10 2 (0.32%) Renesas
10 2 (0.32%) Rogue Wave
11 1 (0.16%) Autodesk
11 1 (0.16%) IBM
11 1 (0.16%) QNX
11 1 (0.16%) Serena
11 1 (0.16%) Splunk
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