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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 282 275 296
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 352 321 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.67% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.72% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 218 220
Average daily rate
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£550 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £294 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 14
Average hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.61 £32.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £43.25 £47.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.86 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -17.64%
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
47542 44396 47499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.64% 92.88% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30198 27395 27354
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1944 1931 2369
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 +10 269 £575 -4.16% 62
South West -2 32 £438 +34.61% 19
South East -10 32 £350 +22.80% 11
East of England -17 10 £270 -1.81% 7
East Midlands -8 5 £450 +56.52% 1
Yorkshire -3 2 £290 -10.76%
West Midlands -22 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £375 - 8
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 2
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C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 639 (100.00%) C++
2 309 (48.36%) Linux
3 206 (32.24%) Multithreading
4 204 (31.92%) UNIX
5 193 (30.20%) SQL
6 150 (23.47%) Python
7 148 (23.16%) Finance
8 142 (22.22%) Oracle
9 138 (21.60%) Windows
9 138 (21.60%) Banking
10 131 (20.50%) OO
11 129 (20.19%) STL
12 120 (18.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 113 (17.68%) C#
14 111 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
15 97 (15.18%) Java
16 93 (14.55%) Degree
17 92 (14.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 89 (13.93%) Low Latency
19 87 (13.62%) Software Engineering
20 83 (12.99%) Investment Banking
21 81 (12.68%) Front Office
22 79 (12.36%) C
23 61 (9.55%) Derivative
24 60 (9.39%) Qt
25 58 (9.08%) TDD
26 57 (8.92%) Fixed Income
27 55 (8.61%) Shell Script
28 49 (7.67%) XML
28 49 (7.67%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 18 (2.82%) WebSphere
2 11 (1.72%) JBoss
3 5 (0.78%) Apache
3 5 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (0.63%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.47%) Confluence
6 2 (0.31%) Node.js
7 1 (0.16%) Kinematics
7 1 (0.16%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (2.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.16%) MotionBuilder
2 1 (0.16%) HumanIK
2 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.16%) MS Office
2 1 (0.16%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.94%) PaaS
3 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.76%) TCP/IP
2 10 (1.56%) Multicast
3 8 (1.25%) HTTP
4 3 (0.47%) AMQP
4 3 (0.47%) Internet
5 2 (0.31%) SMTP
5 2 (0.31%) FTP
6 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.16%) GPRS
6 1 (0.16%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (4.69%) Oracle Database
2 28 (4.38%) Relational Database
3 23 (3.60%) RDBMS
4 21 (3.29%) OLTP
5 19 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (2.82%) ObjectStore
7 17 (2.66%) SQL Server
8 8 (1.25%) Big Data
9 6 (0.94%) MySQL
9 6 (0.94%) MongoDB
9 6 (0.94%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.63%) KDB
11 2 (0.31%) Ingres
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (3.29%) Subversion
2 19 (2.97%) ClearCase
3 12 (1.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 12 (1.88%) Git (software)
4 11 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.72%) JUnit
5 8 (1.25%) JIRA
6 7 (1.10%) SoapUI
6 7 (1.10%) CppUnit
6 7 (1.10%) Maven
7 6 (0.94%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.94%) Rational Rhapsody
8 5 (0.78%) MSTest
8 5 (0.78%) Ant
8 5 (0.78%) Selenium
9 4 (0.63%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.47%) Apache Ivy
10 3 (0.47%) Rational Rose
10 3 (0.47%) NUnit
11 2 (0.31%) CruiseControl
General
1 148 (23.16%) Finance
2 138 (21.60%) Banking
3 83 (12.99%) Investment Banking
4 81 (12.68%) Front Office
5 22 (3.44%) Financial Institution
6 14 (2.19%) Retail
7 11 (1.72%) Games
8 6 (0.94%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.63%) Electronics
10 3 (0.47%) Marketing
10 3 (0.47%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.31%) Back Office
12 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (20.19%) STL
2 92 (14.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 60 (9.39%) Qt
4 49 (7.67%) XML
5 35 (5.48%) OpenGL
6 28 (4.38%) Web Services
7 25 (3.91%) Middleware
8 24 (3.76%) .NET
9 20 (3.13%) Django
10 18 (2.82%) Twisted
10 18 (2.82%) WebSphere MQ
11 17 (2.66%) WPF
12 16 (2.50%) ZeroMQ
13 15 (2.35%) FIX Protocol
14 14 (2.19%) MFC
15 10 (1.56%) RESTful
16 8 (1.25%) WinForms
16 8 (1.25%) WCF
16 8 (1.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 8 (1.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 120 (18.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 61 (9.55%) Derivative
3 57 (8.92%) Fixed Income
4 49 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (7.04%) Computer Science
6 33 (5.16%) Algorithms
7 30 (4.69%) Mathematics
8 28 (4.38%) Grid Computing
9 26 (4.07%) Open Source
10 20 (3.13%) Credit Derivative
10 20 (3.13%) Equities
11 16 (2.50%) Credit Risk
12 14 (2.19%) Physics
13 10 (1.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 10 (1.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 9 (1.41%) Market Risk
15 8 (1.25%) Hedge funds
16 7 (1.10%) User Experience
17 6 (0.94%) Client/Server
17 6 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 309 (48.36%) Linux
2 204 (31.92%) UNIX
3 138 (21.60%) Windows
4 37 (5.79%) Solaris
5 5 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.16%) Android
8 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.16%) AIX
8 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (32.24%) Multithreading
2 131 (20.50%) OO
3 111 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (13.93%) Low Latency
5 87 (13.62%) Software Engineering
6 58 (9.08%) TDD
7 39 (6.10%) OOD
8 37 (5.79%) Pair Programming
9 30 (4.69%) Analytics
10 24 (3.76%) Scrum
11 23 (3.60%) Risk Management
12 21 (3.29%) Electronic Trading
13 19 (2.97%) Validation
13 19 (2.97%) Database Tuning
14 18 (2.82%) UML
14 18 (2.82%) Configuration Management
15 16 (2.50%) Project Management
15 16 (2.50%) Refactoring
15 16 (2.50%) Algorithmic Trading
16 14 (2.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 639 (100.00%) C++
2 193 (30.20%) SQL
3 150 (23.47%) Python
4 113 (17.68%) C#
5 97 (15.18%) Java
6 79 (12.36%) C
7 55 (8.61%) Shell Script
8 48 (7.51%) Perl
9 15 (2.35%) JavaScript
10 10 (1.56%) VC++
10 10 (1.56%) PL/SQL
10 10 (1.56%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.41%) Assembly Language
12 8 (1.25%) Ruby
13 6 (0.94%) VBA
13 6 (0.94%) C++/CLI
14 5 (0.78%) Embedded C++
14 5 (0.78%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.63%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 93 (14.55%) Degree
2 45 (7.04%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.60%) DV Cleared
4 19 (2.97%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.72%) PhD
6 3 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.32%) QA
2 5 (0.78%) DO-178B
2 5 (0.78%) Basel III
3 4 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) Control-M
2 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.16%) Puppet
2 1 (0.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 142 (22.22%) Oracle
2 26 (4.07%) Sybase
3 12 (1.88%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.10%) TIBCO
4 7 (1.10%) DataSynapse
5 5 (0.78%) Red Hat
5 5 (0.78%) Intel
6 4 (0.63%) Cognizant
7 3 (0.47%) 29West
7 3 (0.47%) AccuRev
7 3 (0.47%) Sun
7 3 (0.47%) Apple
7 3 (0.47%) Bloomberg
7 3 (0.47%) Perforce
8 2 (0.31%) Reuters
9 1 (0.16%) Wall Street Systems
9 1 (0.16%) Rogue Wave
9 1 (0.16%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe
9 1 (0.16%) Macromedia
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