The table below looks at the statistics for the C++/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++/C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++/C# Developer
Rank 572 554 562
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 40 28 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.056% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.060% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 28 7
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£563 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £385 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £743 £600 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £256 £350
% change year-on-year
+32.68% -26.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £45.00
C++/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
50070 46545 44688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.85% 92.44% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32553 28721 27161
Average daily rate £403 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
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 1859 1841 1962
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

C++/C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

C++/C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C++/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++/C# Developer across the England region.

C++/C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

C++/C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

C++/C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

C++/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++/C# Developer across the England region.

C++/C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

C++/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++/C# Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 +4 26 £600 +9.09% 4
South East -27 5 £330 -18.51% 1
South West - 4 £288 - 2
North West - 3 £375 - 1
East of England - 2 £350 -
C++/C# Developer
UK

C++/C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C++/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++/C# Developer in their job title.

1 103 (100.00%) C#
1 103 (100.00%) C++
2 49 (47.57%) Windows
3 38 (36.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 37 (35.92%) Front Office
5 36 (34.95%) Multithreading
6 33 (32.04%) .NET
7 31 (30.10%) Banking
8 30 (29.13%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (26.21%) Oracle
11 26 (25.24%) Fixed Income
12 23 (22.33%) Linux
13 20 (19.42%) Web Services
13 20 (19.42%) SQL
13 20 (19.42%) Low Latency
14 19 (18.45%) SQL Server
15 17 (16.50%) STL
15 17 (16.50%) Finance
15 17 (16.50%) Investment Banking
16 16 (15.53%) WCF
17 15 (14.56%) Subversion
17 15 (14.56%) TDD
18 14 (13.59%) Scrum
18 14 (13.59%) Visual Studio
18 14 (13.59%) Java
18 14 (13.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 13 (12.62%) NUnit
20 12 (11.65%) Middleware
20 12 (11.65%) Oracle Database 11g

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C++/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++/C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.80%) IIS
2 6 (5.83%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.65%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (11.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (14.56%) Subversion
2 14 (13.59%) Visual Studio
3 13 (12.62%) NUnit
4 2 (1.94%) JIRA
4 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
General
1 37 (35.92%) Front Office
2 31 (30.10%) Banking
3 17 (16.50%) Investment Banking
3 17 (16.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.04%) .NET
2 20 (19.42%) Web Services
3 17 (16.50%) STL
4 16 (15.53%) WCF
5 14 (13.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 12 (11.65%) Middleware
7 8 (7.77%) XML
7 8 (7.77%) HTML
8 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET
8 7 (6.80%) SignalR
8 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (5.83%) AngularJS
9 6 (5.83%) HTML5
9 6 (5.83%) Rendezvous
10 5 (4.85%) WPF
11 4 (3.88%) WinForms
12 3 (2.91%) MFC
12 3 (2.91%) SOAP
12 3 (2.91%) REST
13 2 (1.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (36.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 30 (29.13%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (25.24%) Fixed Income
4 11 (10.68%) Derivative
5 7 (6.80%) N-Tier
6 6 (5.83%) PKI
7 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.97%) Swaptions
7 1 (0.97%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.97%) Equities
7 1 (0.97%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 49 (47.57%) Windows
2 23 (22.33%) Linux
3 5 (4.85%) Windows CE
4 3 (2.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.95%) Multithreading
2 28 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.42%) Low Latency
4 15 (14.56%) TDD
5 14 (13.59%) Scrum
6 12 (11.65%) Unit Testing
7 8 (7.77%) Migration
8 6 (5.83%) OO
9 5 (4.85%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (3.88%) Analytics
11 3 (2.91%) SOA
11 3 (2.91%) Risk Management
11 3 (2.91%) UML
12 2 (1.94%) Test Automation
12 2 (1.94%) MVVM
12 2 (1.94%) Validation
12 2 (1.94%) Configuration Management
12 2 (1.94%) BDD
13 1 (0.97%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) C#
1 103 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (19.42%) SQL
3 14 (13.59%) Java
4 7 (6.80%) C
5 4 (3.88%) VC++
6 3 (2.91%) R
7 2 (1.94%) Python
8 1 (0.97%) XAML
8 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.94%) Degree
3 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (26.21%) Oracle
2 6 (5.83%) IBM
2 6 (5.83%) TIBCO
3 2 (1.94%) VMware
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.97%) Murex
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £388.30 - £425.29 per day
Posted: 5 days ago