The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had C++/C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++/C# Developer
Rank 578 529 569
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +40
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 47 90 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.18% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.19% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 74 15
Median daily rate £650 £550 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £333 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - -
C++/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
46717 48225 45605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.81% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30823 30939 28425
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1834 1871
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured C++/C# Developer in the job title.

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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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 -24 44 £650 +8.33% 6
South East -8 2 - - 8
South West -4 1 - -
C++/C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, C++/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++/C# Developer in the job title.

1 71 (100.00%) C#
1 71 (100.00%) C++
2 34 (47.89%) Front Office
3 23 (32.39%) Low Latency
4 22 (30.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 21 (29.58%) Electronic Trading
6 20 (28.17%) Java
7 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (21.13%) TDD
9 15 (21.13%) .NET
10 14 (19.72%) Python
10 14 (19.72%) Finance
10 14 (19.72%) Multithreading
11 12 (16.90%) Derivative
11 12 (16.90%) WPF
12 11 (15.49%) Algorithmic Trading
12 11 (15.49%) Performance Optimisation
13 10 (14.08%) Market Making
13 10 (14.08%) FIX Protocol
13 10 (14.08%) WinForms
13 10 (14.08%) Risk Management
13 10 (14.08%) TIBCO
13 10 (14.08%) Rendezvous
14 9 (12.68%) Grid Computing
14 9 (12.68%) Banking
14 9 (12.68%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 9 (12.68%) High Availability
15 8 (11.27%) Fixed Income
16 7 (9.86%) OO

C++/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:

Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) RMDS
2 1 (1.41%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) RTP
1 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) NUnit
1 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.82%) JIRA
3 1 (1.41%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.41%) MSTest
3 1 (1.41%) Selenium
3 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (47.89%) Front Office
2 14 (19.72%) Finance
3 9 (12.68%) Banking
4 5 (7.04%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.63%) Games
6 2 (2.82%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.41%) Electronics
7 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.41%) Marketing
7 1 (1.41%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.13%) .NET
2 12 (16.90%) WPF
3 10 (14.08%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (14.08%) Rendezvous
3 10 (14.08%) WinForms
4 6 (8.45%) Ultra Messaging
5 5 (7.04%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.82%) WCF
6 2 (2.82%) XML
7 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.41%) ATL
7 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.41%) HTML
7 1 (1.41%) JSON
7 1 (1.41%) MFC
7 1 (1.41%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (1.41%) SOAP
7 1 (1.41%) Spring
7 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (16.90%) Derivative
4 9 (12.68%) Grid Computing
4 9 (12.68%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 8 (11.27%) Fixed Income
6 7 (9.86%) Mathematics
7 6 (8.45%) User Experience
8 3 (4.23%) Physics
9 2 (2.82%) Social Gaming
10 1 (1.41%) Equities
10 1 (1.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (1.41%) Fintech
10 1 (1.41%) Neural Network
10 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.41%) Statistics
10 1 (1.41%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) Android
4 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.41%) Unix
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Low Latency
2 21 (29.58%) Electronic Trading
3 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (21.13%) TDD
5 14 (19.72%) Multithreading
6 11 (15.49%) Algorithmic Trading
6 11 (15.49%) Performance Optimisation
7 10 (14.08%) Market Making
7 10 (14.08%) Risk Management
8 9 (12.68%) High Availability
9 7 (9.86%) OO
9 7 (9.86%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.45%) Scrum
11 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.63%) MVVM
12 4 (5.63%) Refactoring
13 3 (4.23%) Analytics
13 3 (4.23%) BDD
13 3 (4.23%) DevOps
13 3 (4.23%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) C#
1 71 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (28.17%) Java
3 14 (19.72%) Python
4 7 (9.86%) SQL
5 6 (8.45%) VB
6 5 (7.04%) VBA
7 3 (4.23%) C
8 2 (2.82%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.82%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.82%) Ruby
9 1 (1.41%) C++/CLI
9 1 (1.41%) Perl
9 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.41%) VB6
9 1 (1.41%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) PhD
2 2 (2.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) TIBCO
2 6 (8.45%) Informatica
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.63%) ION Trading
4 4 (5.63%) Reuters
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle
6 1 (1.41%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) Sybase