The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 328 338 252
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -86
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 261 213 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.47% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.51% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 166 225
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £305 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £698 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 4
Average hourly rate £39.25 £27.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.37% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £11.25 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+45.37% -28.00%
C++ Developer
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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 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
42753 41594 37674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.43% 92.57% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 26488 25160 22087
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 1766 2081
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 6 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 187 £588 -2.08% 51
South East -10 39 £343 -2.14% 25
South West +4 15 £450 +30.43% 13
East of England +21 7 £284 +5.09% 9
North West -13 5 £265 - 4
East Midlands +1 4 £360 +51.57% 2
North East +10 3 - - 1
Yorkshire -1 2 £256 +2.50% 4
West Midlands - - - - 5
C++ Developer
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C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C++ 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++ Developer in their job title.

1 592 (100.00%) C++
2 272 (45.95%) Linux
3 219 (36.99%) Multithreading
4 194 (32.77%) UNIX
5 165 (27.87%) SQL
6 155 (26.18%) Banking
7 139 (23.48%) STL
8 130 (21.96%) Finance
9 118 (19.93%) Front Office
9 118 (19.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 116 (19.59%) Java
11 113 (19.09%) Python
12 108 (18.24%) C#
12 108 (18.24%) Low Latency
13 107 (18.07%) Investment Banking
14 102 (17.23%) OO
15 101 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
16 95 (16.05%) Windows
17 94 (15.88%) Oracle
18 79 (13.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 74 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
20 69 (11.66%) Software Engineering
21 68 (11.49%) Security Cleared
22 65 (10.98%) Perl
23 63 (10.64%) Fixed Income
24 58 (9.80%) Derivative
24 58 (9.80%) C
25 55 (9.29%) Degree
26 51 (8.61%) OOD
27 48 (8.11%) FIX Protocol

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C++ 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++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.01%) JBoss
2 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.17%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.17%) Kentico
2 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.34%) MS Office
2 2 (0.34%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.17%) Simulink
3 1 (0.17%) Stateflow
3 1 (0.17%) Maya
3 1 (0.17%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.17%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 4 (0.68%) ION MarketView
2 3 (0.51%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.68%) PaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.55%) TCP/IP
2 10 (1.69%) Wireshark
3 7 (1.18%) 4G
3 7 (1.18%) 3G
3 7 (1.18%) SDH
3 7 (1.18%) 2G
3 7 (1.18%) 2.5G
4 6 (1.01%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.51%) Bluetooth
5 3 (0.51%) GSM
6 2 (0.34%) SMTP
6 2 (0.34%) IPv4
6 2 (0.34%) IPv6
6 2 (0.34%) Internet
6 2 (0.34%) FTP
6 2 (0.34%) Modbus
6 2 (0.34%) MQTT
7 1 (0.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (6.59%) Relational Database
2 31 (5.24%) OLTP
3 29 (4.90%) RDBMS
4 27 (4.56%) Oracle Database
5 22 (3.72%) SQL Server
6 15 (2.53%) MySQL
7 8 (1.35%) KDB
8 5 (0.84%) Sybase ASE
9 4 (0.68%) Sybase IQ
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.51%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.51%) Ingres
11 2 (0.34%) ObjectStore
12 1 (0.17%) DB2
12 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 36 (6.08%) Subversion
2 31 (5.24%) ClearCase
3 29 (4.90%) Visual Studio
4 20 (3.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 19 (3.21%) Git (software)
6 13 (2.20%) CppUnit
7 11 (1.86%) NUnit
8 8 (1.35%) GoogleTest
9 7 (1.18%) JUnit
10 6 (1.01%) Ant
10 6 (1.01%) Rational Rose
11 5 (0.84%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.68%) Xcode
13 3 (0.51%) CruiseControl
13 3 (0.51%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.51%) Rational Rhapsody
13 3 (0.51%) AccuRev
13 3 (0.51%) MSTest
13 3 (0.51%) GCC
13 3 (0.51%) GDB
General
1 155 (26.18%) Banking
2 130 (21.96%) Finance
3 118 (19.93%) Front Office
4 107 (18.07%) Investment Banking
5 9 (1.52%) Electronics
6 5 (0.84%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.68%) Back Office
8 3 (0.51%) Advertising
8 3 (0.51%) Games
9 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.34%) Retail
10 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Marketing
10 1 (0.17%) Avionics
10 1 (0.17%) Military
10 1 (0.17%) Automotive
10 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (23.48%) STL
2 79 (13.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 48 (8.11%) FIX Protocol
4 36 (6.08%) XML
5 33 (5.57%) Qt
6 32 (5.41%) Middleware
7 25 (4.22%) .NET
8 21 (3.55%) OpenGL
9 18 (3.04%) MFC
10 10 (1.69%) HTML
11 9 (1.52%) Web Services
12 6 (1.01%) Rendezvous
13 5 (0.84%) JAXB
13 5 (0.84%) Servlets
13 5 (0.84%) Hibernate
13 5 (0.84%) JSF
13 5 (0.84%) EJB
13 5 (0.84%) J2EE
13 5 (0.84%) JPA
13 5 (0.84%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 118 (19.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 74 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (10.64%) Fixed Income
4 58 (9.80%) Derivative
5 44 (7.43%) Equities
6 37 (6.25%) Grid Computing
7 26 (4.39%) Mathematics
8 24 (4.05%) Computer Science
9 23 (3.89%) Algorithms
10 16 (2.70%) Client/Server
11 15 (2.53%) Open Source
12 11 (1.86%) Physics
13 7 (1.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 7 (1.18%) Mobile App
14 6 (1.01%) Credit Risk
14 6 (1.01%) Hedge funds
14 6 (1.01%) Statistics
15 5 (0.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 5 (0.84%) Visualisation
15 5 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 272 (45.95%) Linux
2 194 (32.77%) UNIX
3 95 (16.05%) Windows
4 20 (3.38%) Solaris
5 6 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.68%) Android
6 4 (0.68%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.51%) AIX
7 3 (0.51%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.34%) HPUX
9 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.17%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (36.99%) Multithreading
2 108 (18.24%) Low Latency
3 102 (17.23%) OO
4 101 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (11.66%) Software Engineering
6 51 (8.61%) OOD
7 40 (6.76%) TDD
8 35 (5.91%) Electronic Trading
9 25 (4.22%) UML
10 24 (4.05%) Risk Management
10 24 (4.05%) Algorithmic Trading
11 22 (3.72%) Unit Testing
11 22 (3.72%) Performance Tuning
12 21 (3.55%) Release Management
12 21 (3.55%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (3.55%) Scrum
13 18 (3.04%) Pair Programming
14 17 (2.87%) Project Management
15 16 (2.70%) Database Tuning
16 15 (2.53%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 592 (100.00%) C++
2 165 (27.87%) SQL
3 116 (19.59%) Java
4 113 (19.09%) Python
5 108 (18.24%) C#
6 65 (10.98%) Perl
7 58 (9.80%) C
8 43 (7.26%) Shell Script
9 29 (4.90%) Bash Shell
10 23 (3.89%) JavaScript
11 22 (3.72%) Ruby
12 15 (2.53%) Assembly Language
13 14 (2.36%) PL/SQL
14 13 (2.20%) VBA
15 11 (1.86%) VC++
16 10 (1.69%) Embedded C++
17 7 (1.18%) MATLAB
18 6 (1.01%) VB
19 5 (0.84%) R
20 4 (0.68%) Korn
Qualifications
1 68 (11.49%) Security Cleared
2 55 (9.29%) Degree
3 39 (6.59%) DV Cleared
4 38 (6.42%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.52%) PhD
6 7 (1.18%) VCP4
7 4 (0.68%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.87%) QA
2 4 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.17%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.17%) Basel III
System Software
1 4 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.17%) Firmware
2 1 (0.17%) Samba
2 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) Control-M
1 1 (0.17%) Puppet
1 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 94 (15.88%) Oracle
2 44 (7.43%) Sybase
3 17 (2.87%) TIBCO
4 15 (2.53%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.01%) Red Hat
6 4 (0.68%) QNX
6 4 (0.68%) VMware
6 4 (0.68%) ION Trading
6 4 (0.68%) Sun
7 3 (0.51%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.34%) Rogue Wave
8 2 (0.34%) Google
8 2 (0.34%) DataSynapse
8 2 (0.34%) Tradeweb
8 2 (0.34%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.34%) IBM
8 2 (0.34%) Apple
9 1 (0.17%) Reuters
9 1 (0.17%) jBASE
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe
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