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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++/C# Developer
Rank 531 557 488
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -69
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 49 15 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.030% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.033% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 14 47
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£675 £600 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £735 £643 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £308 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.50% -12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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
46777 45849 40413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.43% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28979 28587 23731
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1836 1861 2074
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +27 40 £675 +12.50% 1
West Midlands -14 2 £306 -5.76%
Yorkshire - 2 £241 -
South West +3 1 £325 +12.06%
C++/C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 63 (100.00%) C#
1 63 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (39.68%) Front Office
2 25 (39.68%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (36.51%) Windows
4 23 (36.51%) Multithreading
5 22 (34.92%) Java
6 18 (28.57%) .NET
6 18 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (26.98%) Derivative
8 16 (25.40%) Oracle
9 15 (23.81%) OO
9 15 (23.81%) Low Latency
10 14 (22.22%) Banking
11 13 (20.63%) Python
11 13 (20.63%) Fixed Income
12 12 (19.05%) Linux
12 12 (19.05%) Visual Studio
12 12 (19.05%) Subversion
13 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
13 11 (17.46%) OOP
14 10 (15.87%) SQL
14 10 (15.87%) STL
14 10 (15.87%) Scrum
14 10 (15.87%) NUnit
14 10 (15.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database
15 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
15 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (7.94%) MQSeries
1 5 (7.94%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) SSL
2 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.17%) MQTT
2 2 (3.17%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Visual Studio
1 12 (19.05%) Subversion
2 10 (15.87%) NUnit
3 2 (3.17%) JIRA
3 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (39.68%) Front Office
2 14 (22.22%) Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Investment Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.57%) .NET
2 10 (15.87%) STL
2 10 (15.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (14.29%) Middleware
4 8 (12.70%) Web Services
5 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET
6 5 (7.94%) HTML
6 5 (7.94%) Rendezvous
6 5 (7.94%) WCF
6 5 (7.94%) HTML5
6 5 (7.94%) SignalR
6 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (4.76%) XML
8 2 (3.17%) WinForms
8 2 (3.17%) JSON
8 2 (3.17%) WPF
8 2 (3.17%) Ultra Messaging
8 2 (3.17%) WebSockets
9 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.68%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (26.98%) Derivative
4 13 (20.63%) Fixed Income
5 6 (9.52%) PKI
6 2 (3.17%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.59%) Physics
7 1 (1.59%) Equities
7 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Windows
2 12 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Multithreading
3 15 (23.81%) OO
3 15 (23.81%) Low Latency
4 11 (17.46%) OOP
5 10 (15.87%) Scrum
6 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 9 (14.29%) TDD
7 5 (7.94%) Migration
8 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.17%) Analytics
9 2 (3.17%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.59%) Electronic Trading
10 1 (1.59%) Fund Management
10 1 (1.59%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) C#
1 63 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (34.92%) Java
3 13 (20.63%) Python
4 10 (15.87%) SQL
5 5 (7.94%) VC++
6 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.17%) C
6 2 (3.17%) IronPython
7 1 (1.59%) R
7 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 5 (7.94%) IBM
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.59%) Reuters
5 1 (1.59%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.59%) Murex