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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 343 276 310
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +34
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 306 410 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.82% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.86% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 274 220
Median daily rate £550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £315 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 10
Median hourly rate £41.13 £40.00 £48.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -16.66%
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
47502 47488 45467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.71% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31380 29845 28550
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1349 1884 1941
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 May 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 -61 194 £569 -1.08% 100
South West +17 43 £371 -7.18% 12
South East -32 39 £350 +4.47% 33
East Midlands +14 8 - - 4
West Midlands -6 6 £425 +38.77% 4
East of England +4 4 £480 +60.00% 18
Yorkshire +7 3 £400 +10.34%
North West -6 3 £310 -4.61% 8
North East -41 1 £625 +150.00% 2
C++ Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 597 (100.00%) C++
2 304 (50.92%) Linux
3 168 (28.14%) Multithreading
4 152 (25.46%) Unix
5 134 (22.45%) SQL
5 134 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
6 127 (21.27%) C
7 123 (20.60%) Python
8 122 (20.44%) Finance
9 120 (20.10%) STL
10 117 (19.60%) OO
11 103 (17.25%) Software Engineering
12 101 (16.92%) Oracle
13 100 (16.75%) Front Office
14 96 (16.08%) Windows
14 96 (16.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 88 (14.74%) C#
16 82 (13.74%) Low Latency
17 78 (13.07%) Java
18 74 (12.40%) Security Cleared
19 72 (12.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 68 (11.39%) Perl
21 67 (11.22%) TDD
22 64 (10.72%) Electronic Trading
23 56 (9.38%) Qt
23 56 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
24 51 (8.54%) Degree
25 50 (8.38%) Derivative
25 50 (8.38%) Banking
26 47 (7.87%) .NET

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 13 (2.18%) WebSphere
2 5 (0.84%) Node.js
3 4 (0.67%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.50%) GlassFish
4 3 (0.50%) JBoss
4 3 (0.50%) SAS
4 3 (0.50%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.34%) Apache
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (1.17%) Doxygen
2 5 (0.84%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.17%) MS Office
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) Revit
4 1 (0.17%) Weka
Business Applications
1 11 (1.84%) Endur
2 4 (0.67%) RMDS
3 2 (0.34%) MetaTrader
3 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.17%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.20%) TCP/IP
2 17 (2.85%) HTTP
3 9 (1.51%) DVB
4 8 (1.34%) Bluetooth
4 8 (1.34%) Multicast
4 8 (1.34%) ZigBee
5 7 (1.17%) Internet
6 5 (0.84%) UPnP
7 4 (0.67%) SNMP
8 2 (0.34%) ASN.1
8 2 (0.34%) H.323
8 2 (0.34%) LDAP
8 2 (0.34%) Network Security
8 2 (0.34%) Unicast
9 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.17%) Firewall
9 1 (0.17%) IPsec
9 1 (0.17%) RTP
9 1 (0.17%) Skype
9 1 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.87%) OLTP
2 33 (5.53%) Relational Database
3 27 (4.52%) Oracle Database
4 26 (4.36%) MySQL
5 24 (4.02%) SQL Server
6 16 (2.68%) RDBMS
7 10 (1.68%) ObjectStore
8 8 (1.34%) SQLite
9 6 (1.01%) KDB
10 5 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.50%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.50%) MS Access
12 2 (0.34%) Big Data
13 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.17%) HPCC
13 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle OWB
13 1 (0.17%) Pentaho
13 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (3.35%) Subversion
2 19 (3.18%) Visual Studio
3 17 (2.85%) JIRA
4 16 (2.68%) Git (software)
5 14 (2.35%) GoogleTest
5 14 (2.35%) NUnit
6 12 (2.01%) ClearCase
6 12 (2.01%) GDB
7 9 (1.51%) WiX
8 8 (1.34%) Ant
8 8 (1.34%) Maven
9 6 (1.01%) CppUnit
9 6 (1.01%) Xcode
10 5 (0.84%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.84%) Rational Rhapsody
11 4 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.50%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (0.50%) SoapUI
General
1 122 (20.44%) Finance
2 100 (16.75%) Front Office
3 50 (8.38%) Banking
4 33 (5.53%) Investment Banking
5 19 (3.18%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.01%) Games
7 7 (1.17%) Electronics
8 6 (1.01%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.01%) Marketing
9 4 (0.67%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.50%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.50%) Legal
10 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.50%) Military
10 3 (0.50%) Retail
11 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Automotive
12 1 (0.17%) Avionics
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (20.10%) STL
2 72 (12.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 56 (9.38%) Qt
4 47 (7.87%) .NET
5 40 (6.70%) OpenGL
6 32 (5.36%) FIX Protocol
7 26 (4.36%) XML
8 25 (4.19%) Middleware
9 20 (3.35%) ATL
9 20 (3.35%) MFC
10 17 (2.85%) RESTful
11 13 (2.18%) Web Services
12 12 (2.01%) HTML
12 12 (2.01%) Twisted
13 11 (1.84%) QML
14 10 (1.68%) Django
14 10 (1.68%) JSON
14 10 (1.68%) WebSphere MQ
14 10 (1.68%) WPF
14 10 (1.68%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 96 (16.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 56 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (8.38%) Derivative
4 40 (6.70%) Fixed Income
5 31 (5.19%) Mathematics
6 28 (4.69%) Algorithms
7 25 (4.19%) Computer Science
8 22 (3.69%) Embedded Systems
8 22 (3.69%) Equities
9 16 (2.68%) Device Driver
10 14 (2.35%) User Experience
11 13 (2.18%) Management Information System
12 12 (2.01%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 12 (2.01%) N-Tier
12 12 (2.01%) STB
13 11 (1.84%) Credit Derivative
14 10 (1.68%) Physics
15 8 (1.34%) Smart Meter
16 7 (1.17%) Grid Computing
16 7 (1.17%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 304 (50.92%) Linux
2 152 (25.46%) Unix
3 96 (16.08%) Windows
4 12 (2.01%) Solaris
5 9 (1.51%) Embedded Linux
6 8 (1.34%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.34%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.84%) Android
8 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.50%) VxWorks
8 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.34%) ThreadX
9 2 (0.34%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (28.14%) Multithreading
2 134 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (19.60%) OO
4 103 (17.25%) Software Engineering
5 82 (13.74%) Low Latency
6 67 (11.22%) TDD
7 64 (10.72%) Electronic Trading
8 40 (6.70%) SDLC
9 37 (6.20%) Risk Management
10 35 (5.86%) Market Making
11 34 (5.70%) Release Management
11 34 (5.70%) Unit Testing
12 33 (5.53%) Algorithmic Trading
13 32 (5.36%) OOP
13 32 (5.36%) UML
14 29 (4.86%) Pair Programming
15 28 (4.69%) Open Source
16 25 (4.19%) OOD
16 25 (4.19%) Scrum
17 24 (4.02%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 597 (100.00%) C++
2 134 (22.45%) SQL
3 127 (21.27%) C
4 123 (20.60%) Python
5 88 (14.74%) C#
6 78 (13.07%) Java
7 68 (11.39%) Perl
8 34 (5.70%) VC++
9 26 (4.36%) Shell Script
10 24 (4.02%) JavaScript
11 20 (3.35%) VBA
12 16 (2.68%) VB
13 14 (2.35%) Embedded C++
14 13 (2.18%) Objective-C
15 10 (1.68%) Embedded C
16 9 (1.51%) Bash Shell
17 7 (1.17%) PHP
17 7 (1.17%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.17%) R
18 6 (1.01%) VB6
Qualifications
1 74 (12.40%) Security Cleared
2 51 (8.54%) Degree
3 36 (6.03%) SC Cleared
4 27 (4.52%) DV Cleared
5 12 (2.01%) PhD
6 2 (0.34%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.35%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) FedRAMP
2 2 (0.34%) MISRA
3 1 (0.17%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (0.67%) iptables
2 2 (0.34%) Firmware
2 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) GridGain
3 1 (0.17%) OpenSSH
3 1 (0.17%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.34%) Puppet
2 1 (0.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 101 (16.92%) Oracle
2 14 (2.35%) Microsoft
3 11 (1.84%) OpenLink
4 7 (1.17%) Sybase
4 7 (1.17%) TIBCO
5 5 (0.84%) Solace
6 4 (0.67%) ION Trading
6 4 (0.67%) Reuters
7 3 (0.50%) OpenTV
7 3 (0.50%) SAP
8 2 (0.34%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.34%) QNX
8 2 (0.34%) Renesas
8 2 (0.34%) Rogue Wave
8 2 (0.34%) VMware
9 1 (0.17%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.17%) Informatica
9 1 (0.17%) Serena
9 1 (0.17%) Siemens
9 1 (0.17%) Splunk
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Recann
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £500 to £550 p/day
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £600 - £800 per day + Long term rolling contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £200 - 300 per day + Rate Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £275 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Development and Infrastructure
Rate: £500 - 650 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Fareham
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £500 to £550 p/day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £500 to £550 p/day
Posted: 22 days ago
Yeovil
aap3
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago