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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 301 263 283
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +20
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 332 344 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.72% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.78% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 246 235
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 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 15
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.04 £34.25 £34.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £43.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -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
47502 44109 49177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.02% 92.81% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29572 26954 28107
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £237 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1898 1931 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -14 256 £575 -4.16% 81
South East -6 31 £350 +22.80% 12
South West -7 29 £431 +32.69% 13
East Midlands +3 5 £450 +63.63% 4
East of England -28 5 £270 -6.89% 10
Yorkshire - 3 £320 - 3
North West -6 1 £375 +66.66% 8
West Midlands -22 1 - -
North East - 1 £390 - 1
Midlands - - - -
C++ Developer
UK

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 594 (100.00%) C++
2 281 (47.31%) Linux
3 203 (34.18%) UNIX
4 170 (28.62%) SQL
5 166 (27.95%) Multithreading
6 143 (24.07%) Finance
7 139 (23.40%) Python
8 134 (22.56%) Oracle
9 133 (22.39%) Windows
10 123 (20.71%) STL
11 117 (19.70%) OO
12 116 (19.53%) Banking
13 102 (17.17%) C#
14 100 (16.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 98 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
16 87 (14.65%) Java
17 86 (14.48%) Degree
18 83 (13.97%) Front Office
19 81 (13.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 77 (12.96%) Software Engineering
21 76 (12.79%) C
22 75 (12.63%) Low Latency
23 66 (11.11%) Investment Banking
24 57 (9.60%) Fixed Income
24 57 (9.60%) Derivative
25 56 (9.43%) Shell Script
26 53 (8.92%) Perl
27 50 (8.42%) TDD
27 50 (8.42%) Qt
28 44 (7.41%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 5 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (0.84%) Apache
3 4 (0.67%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.51%) Confluence
5 2 (0.34%) Node.js
6 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
Applications
1 11 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.17%) Maya
2 1 (0.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.01%) PaaS
3 2 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.87%) TCP/IP
2 11 (1.85%) Multicast
3 10 (1.68%) HTTP
4 3 (0.51%) LTE
4 3 (0.51%) AMQP
5 1 (0.17%) Internet
5 1 (0.17%) Firewall
5 1 (0.17%) GPRS
5 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 27 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 22 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 17 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (2.69%) ObjectStore
6 14 (2.36%) OLTP
6 14 (2.36%) SQL Server
7 8 (1.35%) MySQL
7 8 (1.35%) Big Data
8 6 (1.01%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.01%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.84%) KDB
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (3.87%) Subversion
2 13 (2.19%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.02%) ClearCase
4 9 (1.52%) JUnit
4 9 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (1.35%) JIRA
6 7 (1.18%) Maven
6 7 (1.18%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.01%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.84%) SoapUI
8 5 (0.84%) Rational Rhapsody
8 5 (0.84%) CppUnit
8 5 (0.84%) MSTest
9 4 (0.67%) Selenium
10 3 (0.51%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.51%) Ant
10 3 (0.51%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.51%) ProC
10 3 (0.51%) Apache Ivy
11 2 (0.34%) Trac
General
1 143 (24.07%) Finance
2 116 (19.53%) Banking
3 83 (13.97%) Front Office
4 66 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 25 (4.21%) Financial Institution
6 18 (3.03%) Retail
7 11 (1.85%) Aerospace
7 11 (1.85%) Games
8 5 (0.84%) Marketing
9 4 (0.67%) Electronics
10 3 (0.51%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (20.71%) STL
2 81 (13.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 50 (8.42%) Qt
4 44 (7.41%) XML
5 29 (4.88%) OpenGL
6 25 (4.21%) Web Services
6 25 (4.21%) .NET
7 22 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
8 21 (3.54%) Django
9 18 (3.03%) Twisted
9 18 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
10 17 (2.86%) WPF
11 16 (2.69%) ZeroMQ
12 14 (2.36%) MFC
13 13 (2.19%) Middleware
14 8 (1.35%) WinForms
14 8 (1.35%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 8 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (1.35%) WCF
14 8 (1.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 100 (16.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 57 (9.60%) Fixed Income
2 57 (9.60%) Derivative
3 43 (7.24%) Computer Science
4 37 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (4.71%) Mathematics
6 22 (3.70%) Credit Risk
7 21 (3.54%) Open Source
7 21 (3.54%) Credit Derivative
8 20 (3.37%) Grid Computing
9 15 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
10 13 (2.19%) Physics
11 10 (1.68%) Market Risk
11 10 (1.68%) Equities
12 9 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 8 (1.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 7 (1.18%) Hedge funds
14 7 (1.18%) User Experience
15 6 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
15 6 (1.01%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 281 (47.31%) Linux
2 203 (34.18%) UNIX
3 133 (22.39%) Windows
4 32 (5.39%) Solaris
5 3 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.51%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.51%) VxWorks
5 3 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.34%) AIX
6 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.17%) Android
7 1 (0.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (27.95%) Multithreading
2 117 (19.70%) OO
3 98 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (12.96%) Software Engineering
5 75 (12.63%) Low Latency
6 50 (8.42%) TDD
7 36 (6.06%) Analytics
8 33 (5.56%) OOD
9 29 (4.88%) Pair Programming
10 26 (4.38%) Risk Management
11 22 (3.70%) Validation
12 21 (3.54%) Scrum
12 21 (3.54%) Unit Testing
13 19 (3.20%) Electronic Trading
14 17 (2.86%) Configuration Management
15 16 (2.69%) Refactoring
16 14 (2.36%) Project Management
16 14 (2.36%) Workflow
16 14 (2.36%) UML
16 14 (2.36%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 594 (100.00%) C++
2 170 (28.62%) SQL
3 139 (23.40%) Python
4 102 (17.17%) C#
5 87 (14.65%) Java
6 76 (12.79%) C
7 56 (9.43%) Shell Script
8 53 (8.92%) Perl
9 11 (1.85%) JavaScript
10 10 (1.68%) VC++
11 9 (1.52%) VBA
11 9 (1.52%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.18%) Ruby
13 5 (0.84%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.84%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.67%) Fortran
14 4 (0.67%) PHP
14 4 (0.67%) C++/CLI
14 4 (0.67%) Scala
15 3 (0.51%) Korn
Qualifications
1 86 (14.48%) Degree
2 36 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 16 (2.69%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.19%) PhD
6 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.04%) QA
2 5 (0.84%) DO-178B
2 5 (0.84%) Basel III
3 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.17%) Xen
1 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.51%) Control-M
2 1 (0.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 134 (22.56%) Oracle
2 25 (4.21%) Sybase
3 9 (1.52%) JBoss
4 8 (1.35%) Microsoft
5 7 (1.18%) DataSynapse
6 5 (0.84%) Intel
7 4 (0.67%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.51%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.51%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.51%) Apple
8 3 (0.51%) Perforce
8 3 (0.51%) 29West
9 2 (0.34%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.34%) Reuters
10 1 (0.17%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.17%) Wall Street Systems
10 1 (0.17%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.17%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.17%) Rogue Wave
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe
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