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 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 370 304 289
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -15
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 272 401 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.76% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.80% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 297 281
Median daily rate £450 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 5
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £34.90 £34.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £48.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
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
46883 50243 48342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.74% 94.97% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30886 32538 29753
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1439 1894 1939
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 August 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 27 August 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 -70 161 £550 -4.34% 91
South East +16 58 £400 +16.78% 25
East of England +27 14 £330 -7.04% 18
North East -10 14 £450 -15.09% 3
South West -2 11 £306 +6.52% 4
Yorkshire -9 6 £320 -20.00% 4
North West +12 4 - - 6
West Midlands -42 2 £275 -19.11% 4
East Midlands -3 1 £300 - 6
C++ Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 578 (100.00%) C++
2 254 (43.94%) Linux
3 158 (27.34%) Multithreading
4 150 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
5 148 (25.61%) Java
6 136 (23.53%) SQL
6 136 (23.53%) Python
7 134 (23.18%) OO
8 133 (23.01%) C
9 129 (22.32%) Unix
10 113 (19.55%) C#
11 108 (18.69%) STL
12 107 (18.51%) Software Engineering
13 101 (17.47%) Oracle
14 92 (15.92%) Windows
15 76 (13.15%) Finance
16 74 (12.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 73 (12.63%) Security Cleared
18 72 (12.46%) Front Office
19 61 (10.55%) Perl
20 60 (10.38%) TDD
21 55 (9.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 55 (9.52%) Low Latency
22 46 (7.96%) Scrum
23 43 (7.44%) Banking
23 43 (7.44%) Release Management
24 42 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
25 41 (7.09%) OLTP
26 40 (6.92%) Electronic Trading
27 37 (6.40%) 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 (2.42%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.04%) Apache
3 3 (0.52%) SAS
4 2 (0.35%) IIS
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (1.04%) Doxygen
1 6 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.17%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (0.69%) RMDS
2 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) Endur
3 1 (0.17%) FINCAD Analytics
3 1 (0.17%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.17%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.17%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
1 15 (2.60%) PaaS
2 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.63%) TCP/IP
2 20 (3.46%) HTTP
3 7 (1.21%) Bluetooth
3 7 (1.21%) ZigBee
4 6 (1.04%) Internet
5 5 (0.87%) DVB
5 5 (0.87%) LDAP
5 5 (0.87%) SNMP
6 4 (0.69%) UPnP
7 3 (0.52%) Multicast
7 3 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.52%) Wireless
8 2 (0.35%) ASN.1
8 2 (0.35%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.35%) Firewall
8 2 (0.35%) IPv4
8 2 (0.35%) Network Security
8 2 (0.35%) Unicast
8 2 (0.35%) VLAN
8 2 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (7.09%) OLTP
2 26 (4.50%) Oracle Database
3 21 (3.63%) SQL Server
4 19 (3.29%) MySQL
5 14 (2.42%) ObjectStore
6 13 (2.25%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.56%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.38%) KDB
9 7 (1.21%) SQLite
10 6 (1.04%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.52%) Kdb+
12 3 (0.52%) MS Access
13 2 (0.35%) Big Data
13 2 (0.35%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.17%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 31 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 29 (5.02%) Subversion
2 29 (5.02%) Visual Studio
3 24 (4.15%) JIRA
4 16 (2.77%) GCC
5 14 (2.42%) NUnit
6 13 (2.25%) ClearCase
7 12 (2.08%) GDB
8 11 (1.90%) GoogleTest
9 9 (1.56%) CppUnit
10 8 (1.38%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.38%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (1.21%) Ant
12 6 (1.04%) Maven
12 6 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.87%) Qt Creator
13 5 (0.87%) Rational Rhapsody
13 5 (0.87%) WiX
14 4 (0.69%) Jenkins
14 4 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 76 (13.15%) Finance
2 72 (12.46%) Front Office
3 43 (7.44%) Banking
4 26 (4.50%) Investment Banking
5 21 (3.63%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.46%) Games
7 10 (1.73%) Electronics
8 7 (1.21%) Military
9 5 (0.87%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.69%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.52%) Back Office
11 3 (0.52%) Marketing
12 2 (0.35%) French Language
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
13 1 (0.17%) Avionics
13 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.17%) Law
13 1 (0.17%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (18.69%) STL
2 55 (9.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 34 (5.88%) .NET
4 30 (5.19%) Qt
5 27 (4.67%) RESTful
6 25 (4.33%) XML
7 19 (3.29%) FIX Protocol
8 18 (3.11%) Web Services
9 17 (2.94%) HTML
9 17 (2.94%) WPF
10 16 (2.77%) OpenGL
11 14 (2.42%) Django
11 14 (2.42%) JSON
11 14 (2.42%) Middleware
11 14 (2.42%) Rendezvous
11 14 (2.42%) Twisted
11 14 (2.42%) WebSphere MQ
11 14 (2.42%) WinForms
11 14 (2.42%) ZeroMQ
12 12 (2.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 74 (12.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 42 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (6.06%) Derivative
4 34 (5.88%) Fixed Income
5 28 (4.84%) Embedded Systems
6 25 (4.33%) Algorithms
7 24 (4.15%) Computer Science
8 18 (3.11%) Device Driver
9 15 (2.60%) Mathematics
10 12 (2.08%) User Experience
11 11 (1.90%) Grid Computing
11 11 (1.90%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.73%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.73%) VHDL
13 9 (1.56%) Equities
14 8 (1.38%) Credit Derivative
14 8 (1.38%) Hedge funds
14 8 (1.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 7 (1.21%) N-Tier
15 7 (1.21%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 254 (43.94%) Linux
2 129 (22.32%) Unix
3 92 (15.92%) Windows
4 15 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.08%) Android
6 9 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (1.21%) Solaris
8 3 (0.52%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.35%) ThreadX
9 2 (0.35%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (27.34%) Multithreading
2 150 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (23.18%) OO
4 107 (18.51%) Software Engineering
5 60 (10.38%) TDD
6 55 (9.52%) Low Latency
7 46 (7.96%) Scrum
8 43 (7.44%) Release Management
9 40 (6.92%) Electronic Trading
10 36 (6.23%) UML
11 32 (5.54%) OOD
11 32 (5.54%) OOP
11 32 (5.54%) SDLC
12 30 (5.19%) Unit Testing
13 24 (4.15%) Database Tuning
14 23 (3.98%) Algorithmic Trading
14 23 (3.98%) Risk Management
15 19 (3.29%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (3.11%) Configuration Management
17 17 (2.94%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 578 (100.00%) C++
2 148 (25.61%) Java
3 136 (23.53%) Python
3 136 (23.53%) SQL
4 133 (23.01%) C
5 113 (19.55%) C#
6 61 (10.55%) Perl
7 29 (5.02%) Shell Script
8 27 (4.67%) JavaScript
9 17 (2.94%) VC++
10 12 (2.08%) VB
11 11 (1.90%) Objective-C
12 10 (1.73%) Embedded C++
12 10 (1.73%) VBA
13 7 (1.21%) Embedded C
14 6 (1.04%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.04%) VB6
15 5 (0.87%) Ruby
16 4 (0.69%) PHP
16 4 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 73 (12.63%) Security Cleared
2 37 (6.40%) Degree
3 35 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 27 (4.67%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.73%) PhD
6 2 (0.35%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.42%) QA
2 4 (0.69%) MISRA
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.87%) iptables
1 5 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.35%) Firmware
2 2 (0.35%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 101 (17.47%) Oracle
2 17 (2.94%) Google
3 16 (2.77%) TIBCO
4 15 (2.60%) Microsoft
5 10 (1.73%) Informatica
6 5 (0.87%) ION Trading
6 5 (0.87%) Reuters
6 5 (0.87%) VMware
7 4 (0.69%) SAP
7 4 (0.69%) Solace
7 4 (0.69%) Sybase
8 3 (0.52%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.52%) OpenTV
9 2 (0.35%) Renesas
10 1 (0.17%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.17%) MapR
10 1 (0.17%) OpenLink
10 1 (0.17%) QNX
10 1 (0.17%) Splunk
10 1 (0.17%) Telerik
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