The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Quantitative 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++ Quantitative Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 553 517 554
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +37
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 30 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.082% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.089% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 38 16
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£650 £638 £675
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £700 £850
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
C++ Quantitative 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
47122 45147 49346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.76% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29091 27426 28362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1866 1971 2486
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.96 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

C++ Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C++ Quantitative Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer across the England region.

C++ Quantitative Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

C++ Quantitative Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

C++ Quantitative Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

C++ Quantitative 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++ Quantitative Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 30 £650 +1.96% 7
C++ Quantitative Developer
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C++ Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C++ Quantitative 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++ Quantitative Developer in their job title.

1 80 (100.00%) C++
2 44 (55.00%) Banking
3 42 (52.50%) Front Office
3 42 (52.50%) Windows
4 40 (50.00%) Linux
5 34 (42.50%) Analytics
6 33 (41.25%) Investment Banking
7 31 (38.75%) Computer Science
8 29 (36.25%) Degree
9 26 (32.50%) Python
9 26 (32.50%) C#
10 24 (30.00%) Software Engineering
11 23 (28.75%) Fixed Income
12 22 (27.50%) Perl
13 21 (26.25%) Validation
14 18 (22.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 16 (20.00%) Derivative
16 12 (15.00%) Finance
16 12 (15.00%) VBA
17 11 (13.75%) PhD
17 11 (13.75%) Mathematics
18 9 (11.25%) STL
19 8 (10.00%) Physics
20 7 (8.75%) Risk Management
20 7 (8.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 6 (7.50%) Technical Analysis
21 6 (7.50%) Monte Carlo Method
22 5 (6.25%) Credit Risk
22 5 (6.25%) VB
22 5 (6.25%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C++ Quantitative 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++ Quantitative Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) Big Data
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
General
1 44 (55.00%) Banking
2 42 (52.50%) Front Office
3 33 (41.25%) Investment Banking
4 12 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) STL
2 7 (8.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (2.50%) .NET
4 1 (1.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (38.75%) Computer Science
2 23 (28.75%) Fixed Income
3 18 (22.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (20.00%) Derivative
5 11 (13.75%) Mathematics
6 8 (10.00%) Physics
7 5 (6.25%) Credit Risk
8 4 (5.00%) CUDA
9 3 (3.75%) Grid Computing
10 2 (2.50%) Market Risk
10 2 (2.50%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (2.50%) Statistics
10 2 (2.50%) Equities
10 2 (2.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 42 (52.50%) Windows
2 40 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) Analytics
2 24 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 21 (26.25%) Validation
4 7 (8.75%) Risk Management
5 6 (7.50%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (7.50%) Monte Carlo Method
6 4 (5.00%) RAD
6 4 (5.00%) Low Latency
7 1 (1.25%) Memory Management
7 1 (1.25%) OO
7 1 (1.25%) OOD
7 1 (1.25%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (1.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.25%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.25%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (1.25%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (1.25%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) C++
2 26 (32.50%) Python
2 26 (32.50%) C#
3 22 (27.50%) Perl
4 12 (15.00%) VBA
5 5 (6.25%) VB
5 5 (6.25%) Java
6 4 (5.00%) Scala
7 2 (2.50%) SQL
8 1 (1.25%) VB6
8 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.25%) F#
Qualifications
1 29 (36.25%) Degree
2 11 (13.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) Basel III
2 1 (1.25%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 2 (2.50%) DataSynapse
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.25%) Perforce
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