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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 266 303 243
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -60
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 404 276 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.58% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.62% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 201 265
Average daily rate
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£525 £525 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 4
Average hourly rate £39.50 £51.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.54% +7.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £28.20 £43.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £51.00 £60.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £51.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-22.54% +16.57%
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
46875 44412 41390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.75% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30107 27634 24617
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 £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1774 1804 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.76 £38.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 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
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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 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 +31 263 £575 - 54
South East +19 68 £325 +3.17% 15
South West -6 18 £388 +16.98% 10
West Midlands +12 15 £325 +32.65% 4
Yorkshire -9 14 £388 +21.09% 2
East of England -5 8 £334 -6.31% 8
East Midlands -6 5 £463 +54.16% 1
North West -12 5 £325 -39.81% 4
C++ Developer
UK

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 697 (100.00%) C++
2 290 (41.61%) Linux
3 272 (39.02%) Multithreading
4 201 (28.84%) SQL
5 194 (27.83%) UNIX
6 186 (26.69%) STL
7 168 (24.10%) C#
8 161 (23.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 153 (21.95%) Windows
10 152 (21.81%) Finance
11 144 (20.66%) Banking
12 140 (20.09%) Oracle
13 126 (18.08%) Java
14 117 (16.79%) Low Latency
15 110 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
15 110 (15.78%) Front Office
16 109 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
17 107 (15.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 97 (13.92%) Investment Banking
19 96 (13.77%) OO
20 94 (13.49%) Python
21 92 (13.20%) C
22 82 (11.76%) SDLC
23 75 (10.76%) Derivative
24 73 (10.47%) Fixed Income
25 68 (9.76%) .NET
26 61 (8.75%) Software Engineering
27 60 (8.61%) Perl
28 57 (8.18%) Security Cleared
29 54 (7.75%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (1.87%) MQSeries
2 7 (1.00%) IIS
3 3 (0.43%) JBoss
4 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.14%) Kentico
4 1 (0.14%) Node.js
4 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (1.15%) Maya
2 6 (0.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.86%) Doxygen
3 3 (0.43%) MS Office
4 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) Simulink
4 1 (0.14%) Stateflow
4 1 (0.14%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 5 (0.72%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) Summit
3 1 (0.14%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.16%) TCP/IP
2 12 (1.72%) 3G
2 12 (1.72%) 2G
2 12 (1.72%) Wireshark
3 11 (1.58%) SDH
4 10 (1.43%) 2.5G
5 9 (1.29%) 4G
6 7 (1.00%) Bluetooth
6 7 (1.00%) SSL
7 5 (0.72%) ZigBee
8 4 (0.57%) HTTP
9 3 (0.43%) Multicast
10 2 (0.29%) SS7
10 2 (0.29%) Internet
10 2 (0.29%) CDMA
10 2 (0.29%) GSM
10 2 (0.29%) 3GPP
10 2 (0.29%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.29%) SCCP
11 1 (0.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 40 (5.74%) OLTP
3 38 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 35 (5.02%) SQL Server
5 32 (4.59%) RDBMS
6 29 (4.16%) MySQL
7 15 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (1.15%) DB2
9 7 (1.00%) KDB
10 5 (0.72%) SQLite
10 5 (0.72%) Sybase IQ
10 5 (0.72%) Sybase ASE
11 3 (0.43%) MS Access
11 3 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.29%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.29%) Big Data
13 1 (0.14%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.14%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 53 (7.60%) Subversion
2 47 (6.74%) Visual Studio
3 21 (3.01%) ClearCase
3 21 (3.01%) NUnit
4 20 (2.87%) Git (software)
5 13 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 11 (1.58%) JIRA
7 10 (1.43%) GoogleTest
8 9 (1.29%) CppUnit
9 5 (0.72%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.57%) JUnit
11 3 (0.43%) Ant
11 3 (0.43%) FinalBuilder
11 3 (0.43%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.43%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (0.29%) Rational Rose
12 2 (0.29%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.14%) PhantomJS
13 1 (0.14%) CasperJS
13 1 (0.14%) ClearQuest
General
1 152 (21.81%) Finance
2 144 (20.66%) Banking
3 110 (15.78%) Front Office
4 97 (13.92%) Investment Banking
5 20 (2.87%) Games
6 14 (2.01%) Electronics
7 7 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.00%) Retail
8 5 (0.72%) Multimedia
8 5 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.43%) Advertising
9 3 (0.43%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.43%) Marketing
10 1 (0.14%) Avionics
10 1 (0.14%) Military
10 1 (0.14%) Back Office
10 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (26.69%) STL
2 107 (15.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 68 (9.76%) .NET
4 46 (6.60%) XML
5 43 (6.17%) Middleware
6 41 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
6 41 (5.88%) Qt
7 25 (3.59%) Web Services
7 25 (3.59%) HTML
8 20 (2.87%) Rendezvous
9 17 (2.44%) MFC
9 17 (2.44%) WCF
10 15 (2.15%) HTML5
11 12 (1.72%) OpenGL
12 11 (1.58%) DirectX
12 11 (1.58%) ASP.NET
12 11 (1.58%) CSS
12 11 (1.58%) AngularJS
13 9 (1.29%) Ultra Messaging
14 7 (1.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 161 (23.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 110 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (10.76%) Derivative
4 73 (10.47%) Fixed Income
5 40 (5.74%) Algorithms
6 38 (5.45%) Equities
7 30 (4.30%) Computer Science
8 27 (3.87%) Mobile App
9 26 (3.73%) Client/Server
10 19 (2.73%) Data Structures
11 17 (2.44%) Grid Computing
12 16 (2.30%) User Experience
13 13 (1.87%) Blackberry
13 13 (1.87%) Credit Risk
14 10 (1.43%) Mathematics
14 10 (1.43%) Hedge funds
15 8 (1.15%) Physics
15 8 (1.15%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 8 (1.15%) N-Tier
16 7 (1.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 290 (41.61%) Linux
2 194 (27.83%) UNIX
3 153 (21.95%) Windows
4 20 (2.87%) Solaris
5 5 (0.72%) Android
5 5 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.72%) AIX
6 4 (0.57%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.29%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.29%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.14%) ThreadX
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.14%) HPUX
9 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (39.02%) Multithreading
2 117 (16.79%) Low Latency
3 109 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (13.77%) OO
5 82 (11.76%) SDLC
6 61 (8.75%) Software Engineering
7 46 (6.60%) Algorithmic Trading
8 43 (6.17%) OOD
9 42 (6.03%) Risk Management
10 40 (5.74%) TDD
11 38 (5.45%) Unit Testing
12 30 (4.30%) UML
13 26 (3.73%) Scrum
14 25 (3.59%) Electronic Trading
15 23 (3.30%) Database Tuning
16 22 (3.16%) E-Commerce
17 19 (2.73%) User Acceptance Testing
18 18 (2.58%) Analytics
19 15 (2.15%) Mobile Application Development
19 15 (2.15%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 697 (100.00%) C++
2 201 (28.84%) SQL
3 168 (24.10%) C#
4 126 (18.08%) Java
5 94 (13.49%) Python
6 92 (13.20%) C
7 60 (8.61%) Perl
8 26 (3.73%) Bash Shell
9 23 (3.30%) Shell Script
10 22 (3.16%) JavaScript
11 14 (2.01%) Ruby
12 13 (1.87%) VB
13 10 (1.43%) Embedded C++
13 10 (1.43%) Korn
14 9 (1.29%) VC++
15 6 (0.86%) Scala
16 5 (0.72%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.72%) Assembly Language
17 4 (0.57%) Embedded C
17 4 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (8.18%) Security Cleared
2 54 (7.75%) Degree
3 35 (5.02%) SC Cleared
4 24 (3.44%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.15%) PhD
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.15%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.29%) Firmware
2 1 (0.14%) Samba
2 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.14%) Control-M
1 1 (0.14%) Puppet
1 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 140 (20.09%) Oracle
2 46 (6.60%) Sybase
3 34 (4.88%) TIBCO
4 19 (2.73%) Microsoft
5 14 (2.01%) Solace
5 14 (2.01%) IBM
6 11 (1.58%) Talarian
6 11 (1.58%) VMware
7 5 (0.72%) ION Trading
8 4 (0.57%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.43%) Intel
10 2 (0.29%) SAP
10 2 (0.29%) jBASE
10 2 (0.29%) Google
10 2 (0.29%) Tieto
10 2 (0.29%) Dialogic
10 2 (0.29%) Facebook
10 2 (0.29%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.14%) QNX
11 1 (0.14%) Twitter
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