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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++/C# Developer
Rank 520 553 491
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -62
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 63 13 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.026% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.028% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 10 34
Average daily rate
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£600 £588 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £322 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £735 £653 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £308 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
46210 45651 39482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.56% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 29185 28733 23345
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £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 1806 1895 2016
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -9.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 28 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 28 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 +64 54 £625 +2.04% 2
West Midlands -8 2 £306 -5.76%
South East - 2 £270 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £270 -
C++/C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 87 (100.00%) C#
1 87 (100.00%) C++
2 35 (40.23%) Front Office
2 35 (40.23%) Windows
3 33 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (36.78%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (32.18%) Multithreading
7 23 (26.44%) Banking
8 22 (25.29%) Java
8 22 (25.29%) .NET
9 20 (22.99%) Oracle
9 20 (22.99%) Linux
9 20 (22.99%) Fixed Income
10 19 (21.84%) Derivative
10 19 (21.84%) Low Latency
11 17 (19.54%) OO
12 16 (18.39%) Visual Studio
12 16 (18.39%) Subversion
13 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
14 14 (16.09%) STL
14 14 (16.09%) Scrum
14 14 (16.09%) Investment Banking
14 14 (16.09%) NUnit
14 14 (16.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 13 (14.94%) Oracle Database
15 13 (14.94%) TDD
15 13 (14.94%) Unit Testing
15 13 (14.94%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (14.94%) Middleware

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 (5.75%) MQSeries
1 5 (5.75%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) SSL
2 2 (2.30%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.30%) Modbus
2 2 (2.30%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.94%) Oracle Database
2 13 (14.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (18.39%) Visual Studio
1 16 (18.39%) Subversion
2 14 (16.09%) NUnit
3 2 (2.30%) JIRA
3 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (40.23%) Front Office
2 23 (26.44%) Banking
3 14 (16.09%) Investment Banking
4 12 (13.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.29%) .NET
2 14 (16.09%) STL
2 14 (16.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 13 (14.94%) Middleware
4 11 (12.64%) Web Services
5 9 (10.34%) WCF
6 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
7 5 (5.75%) HTML5
7 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (5.75%) SignalR
7 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.75%) HTML
7 5 (5.75%) Rendezvous
8 3 (3.45%) XML
9 2 (2.30%) WinForms
9 2 (2.30%) JSON
9 2 (2.30%) WPF
9 2 (2.30%) Ultra Messaging
9 2 (2.30%) WebSockets
10 1 (1.15%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 32 (36.78%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (22.99%) Fixed Income
4 19 (21.84%) Derivative
5 6 (6.90%) PKI
6 5 (5.75%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.30%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.15%) Physics
8 1 (1.15%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.15%) Equities
8 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (40.23%) Windows
2 20 (22.99%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (32.18%) Multithreading
3 19 (21.84%) Low Latency
4 17 (19.54%) OO
5 14 (16.09%) Scrum
6 13 (14.94%) TDD
6 13 (14.94%) Unit Testing
7 10 (11.49%) OOP
8 5 (5.75%) Migration
9 4 (4.60%) Analytics
10 3 (3.45%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.30%) Test Automation
12 1 (1.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 1 (1.15%) SDLC
12 1 (1.15%) Electronic Trading
12 1 (1.15%) Fund Management
12 1 (1.15%) Wealth Management
12 1 (1.15%) Requirements Analysis
12 1 (1.15%) Risk Management
12 1 (1.15%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) C#
1 87 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (25.29%) Java
3 13 (14.94%) Python
4 10 (11.49%) SQL
5 6 (6.90%) VC++
6 5 (5.75%) C
7 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.30%) IronPython
8 1 (1.15%) R
8 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) Oracle
2 7 (8.05%) TIBCO
3 5 (5.75%) IBM
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.30%) VMware
5 1 (1.15%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.15%) Reuters
5 1 (1.15%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.15%) Murex
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