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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 378 313 294
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -19
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 266 375 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.71% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.75% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 274 301
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 £320 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.50 £32.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £54.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
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
46932 50120 49138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.00% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30956 32529 30550
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1540 1922 1988
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -84 147 £550 - 92
South East +15 57 £380 +8.57% 21
North East -4 19 £450 -15.09% 3
South West +11 13 £325 -17.46% 9
East of England +10 11 £400 +11.11% 22
North West +6 6 £325 -29.15% 6
Yorkshire 0 6 £320 -20.00% 2
West Midlands -29 5 £500 +52.67% 1
East Midlands -7 1 £300 - 3
C++ Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 558 (100.00%) C++
2 240 (43.01%) Linux
3 154 (27.60%) Multithreading
4 151 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
5 149 (26.70%) Java
5 149 (26.70%) SQL
6 144 (25.81%) C
7 130 (23.30%) Unix
8 125 (22.40%) Python
9 117 (20.97%) OO
10 110 (19.71%) STL
11 108 (19.35%) C#
12 98 (17.56%) Oracle
13 95 (17.03%) Software Engineering
14 87 (15.59%) Windows
15 79 (14.16%) Finance
16 73 (13.08%) Perl
17 65 (11.65%) Security Cleared
18 64 (11.47%) Front Office
19 60 (10.75%) TDD
20 54 (9.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 53 (9.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 47 (8.42%) Scrum
23 46 (8.24%) Low Latency
24 43 (7.71%) Release Management
25 41 (7.35%) Degree
26 37 (6.63%) Banking
26 37 (6.63%) OLTP
26 37 (6.63%) JavaScript
27 36 (6.45%) Analytical Skills

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 13 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.08%) Apache
3 4 (0.72%) SAS
4 2 (0.36%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.36%) IIS
5 1 (0.18%) Confluence
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (1.08%) Doxygen
2 5 (0.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.18%) Revit
3 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.72%) RMDS
2 3 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (0.18%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.18%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.18%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.87%) PaaS
2 15 (2.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.76%) HTTP
2 19 (3.41%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.61%) DVB
4 6 (1.08%) Internet
5 5 (0.90%) Bluetooth
5 5 (0.90%) LDAP
5 5 (0.90%) SNMP
5 5 (0.90%) ZigBee
6 4 (0.72%) UPnP
6 4 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.54%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.54%) SSL
7 3 (0.54%) Wireless
8 2 (0.36%) Firewall
8 2 (0.36%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.36%) IPv4
8 2 (0.36%) Multicast
8 2 (0.36%) Network Security
8 2 (0.36%) VLAN
8 2 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.63%) OLTP
2 25 (4.48%) Oracle Database
3 20 (3.58%) SQL Server
4 16 (2.87%) MySQL
5 14 (2.51%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.33%) ObjectStore
7 8 (1.43%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.25%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.25%) KDB
8 7 (1.25%) SQLite
9 4 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.54%) Big Data
10 3 (0.54%) Kdb+
10 3 (0.54%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.36%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 31 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 29 (5.20%) Subversion
3 27 (4.84%) Visual Studio
4 23 (4.12%) JIRA
5 16 (2.87%) GCC
6 14 (2.51%) ClearCase
7 13 (2.33%) GDB
7 13 (2.33%) NUnit
8 10 (1.79%) GoogleTest
9 8 (1.43%) CppUnit
10 7 (1.25%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (1.08%) Ant
11 6 (1.08%) Rational Rhapsody
12 5 (0.90%) Maven
12 5 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.72%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.72%) Qt Creator
13 4 (0.72%) WiX
13 4 (0.72%) Xcode
General
1 79 (14.16%) Finance
2 64 (11.47%) Front Office
3 37 (6.63%) Banking
4 22 (3.94%) Games
5 19 (3.41%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.87%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.25%) Electronics
7 7 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.08%) Military
9 4 (0.72%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.54%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.54%) Automotive
10 3 (0.54%) Back Office
10 3 (0.54%) Marketing
11 2 (0.36%) Avionics
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) Law
12 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.18%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (19.71%) STL
2 54 (9.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 30 (5.38%) .NET
4 28 (5.02%) HTML
5 27 (4.84%) XML
6 25 (4.48%) Qt
7 24 (4.30%) RESTful
8 21 (3.76%) Web Services
9 18 (3.23%) OpenGL
10 17 (3.05%) CSS
11 16 (2.87%) WPF
12 15 (2.69%) FIX Protocol
12 15 (2.69%) J2EE
13 14 (2.51%) JSON
13 14 (2.51%) Rendezvous
13 14 (2.51%) Swing
14 13 (2.33%) Django
14 13 (2.33%) Twisted
14 13 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
14 13 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 36 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.38%) Fixed Income
4 29 (5.20%) Derivative
5 26 (4.66%) Algorithms
6 24 (4.30%) Computer Science
7 23 (4.12%) Embedded Systems
8 15 (2.69%) Device Driver
9 12 (2.15%) Mathematics
10 11 (1.97%) Grid Computing
11 9 (1.61%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.61%) User Experience
12 8 (1.43%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 8 (1.43%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.43%) STB
12 8 (1.43%) VHDL
13 7 (1.25%) Hedge funds
14 6 (1.08%) Cryptography
14 6 (1.08%) Equities
14 6 (1.08%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 240 (43.01%) Linux
2 130 (23.30%) Unix
3 87 (15.59%) Windows
4 16 (2.87%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.33%) Android
6 7 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (1.25%) Solaris
7 3 (0.54%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.18%) ThreadX
9 1 (0.18%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (27.60%) Multithreading
2 151 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (20.97%) OO
4 95 (17.03%) Software Engineering
5 60 (10.75%) TDD
6 47 (8.42%) Scrum
7 46 (8.24%) Low Latency
8 43 (7.71%) Release Management
9 35 (6.27%) Electronic Trading
10 32 (5.73%) SDLC
11 31 (5.56%) OOD
11 31 (5.56%) UML
12 29 (5.20%) Unit Testing
13 26 (4.66%) OOP
14 24 (4.30%) Database Tuning
15 22 (3.94%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (3.23%) Algorithmic Trading
16 18 (3.23%) High Availability
17 17 (3.05%) Configuration Management
17 17 (3.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 558 (100.00%) C++
2 149 (26.70%) Java
2 149 (26.70%) SQL
3 144 (25.81%) C
4 125 (22.40%) Python
5 108 (19.35%) C#
6 73 (13.08%) Perl
7 37 (6.63%) JavaScript
8 29 (5.20%) Shell Script
9 17 (3.05%) Embedded C++
10 14 (2.51%) Embedded C
11 10 (1.79%) Objective-C
11 10 (1.79%) VC++
12 6 (1.08%) VB
13 5 (0.90%) COBOL
13 5 (0.90%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.90%) VBA
14 4 (0.72%) Ada
14 4 (0.72%) Ruby
15 3 (0.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 65 (11.65%) Security Cleared
2 41 (7.35%) Degree
3 31 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 23 (4.12%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.08%) PhD
6 2 (0.36%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.51%) QA
2 5 (0.90%) MiFID
3 3 (0.54%) MISRA
4 2 (0.36%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.90%) iptables
1 5 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.36%) OpenSSH
3 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 98 (17.56%) Oracle
2 17 (3.05%) Google
3 16 (2.87%) Microsoft
4 15 (2.69%) TIBCO
5 10 (1.79%) Informatica
6 6 (1.08%) Sybase
7 5 (0.90%) ION Trading
7 5 (0.90%) Reuters
7 5 (0.90%) Solace
7 5 (0.90%) VMware
8 4 (0.72%) Bloomberg
8 4 (0.72%) IBM
9 3 (0.54%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.54%) SAP
10 2 (0.36%) MapR
10 2 (0.36%) OpenTV
11 1 (0.18%) Renesas
11 1 (0.18%) Splunk
11 1 (0.18%) SunGard
11 1 (0.18%) Telerik
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