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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++/C# Developer
Rank 600 546 575
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +29
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 32 64 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.13% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.13% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 50 21
Average daily rate £650 £588 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% +2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £312 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £735 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £303 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.96% -6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
48675 47897 46873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.03% 94.74% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 32102 29497 29007
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
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 average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1382 1920 1942
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -23 24 £675 - 6
South West +5 4 £375 +19.04% 4
Yorkshire +3 2 - -
South East -7 1 - - 2
North West - 1 £310 - 1
C++/C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) C#
1 51 (100.00%) C++
2 19 (37.25%) Front Office
3 17 (33.33%) Finance
4 16 (31.37%) .NET
5 15 (29.41%) Multithreading
6 12 (23.53%) Mathematics
6 12 (23.53%) OO
6 12 (23.53%) Low Latency
7 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (19.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (19.61%) Banking
9 9 (17.65%) WPF
10 8 (15.69%) Electronic Trading
10 8 (15.69%) Risk Management
10 8 (15.69%) Games
10 8 (15.69%) Windows
10 8 (15.69%) Performance Optimisation
11 7 (13.73%) Market Making
11 7 (13.73%) WinForms
11 7 (13.73%) Investment Banking
11 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
11 7 (13.73%) Algorithmic Trading
11 7 (13.73%) FIX Protocol
12 6 (11.76%) Physics
12 6 (11.76%) Degree
12 6 (11.76%) Derivative
12 6 (11.76%) Java
12 6 (11.76%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Endur
2 1 (1.96%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) CppUnit
2 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.96%) MSTest
2 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 19 (37.25%) Front Office
2 17 (33.33%) Finance
3 10 (19.61%) Banking
4 8 (15.69%) Games
5 7 (13.73%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.92%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.96%) Electronics
7 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.96%) Marketing
7 1 (1.96%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) WPF
3 7 (13.73%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (13.73%) WinForms
4 5 (9.80%) XML
5 4 (7.84%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 3 (5.88%) MFC
6 3 (5.88%) WCF
7 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.92%) ATL
7 2 (3.92%) JSON
7 2 (3.92%) SOAP
8 1 (1.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.96%) RESTful
8 1 (1.96%) Spring
8 1 (1.96%) STL
8 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Mathematics
2 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (19.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (11.76%) Derivative
4 6 (11.76%) Physics
5 2 (3.92%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (3.92%) Social Gaming
5 2 (3.92%) User Experience
6 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.96%) Equities
6 1 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.96%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.96%) PKI
6 1 (1.96%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.96%) Statistics
6 1 (1.96%) Swaptions
6 1 (1.96%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Multithreading
2 12 (23.53%) Low Latency
2 12 (23.53%) OO
3 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.69%) Electronic Trading
4 8 (15.69%) Performance Optimisation
4 8 (15.69%) Risk Management
5 7 (13.73%) Algorithmic Trading
5 7 (13.73%) Market Making
5 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.76%) Analytics
6 6 (11.76%) Risk Analytics
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.80%) TDD
8 4 (7.84%) OOP
8 4 (7.84%) Refactoring
8 4 (7.84%) Scrum
9 3 (5.88%) BDD
9 3 (5.88%) DevOps
10 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) C#
1 51 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (11.76%) Java
2 6 (11.76%) SQL
3 5 (9.80%) VB
4 3 (5.88%) C
4 3 (5.88%) VBA
4 3 (5.88%) VC++
5 2 (3.92%) ActionScript
5 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.92%) Python
5 2 (3.92%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) C++/CLI
6 1 (1.96%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) PhD
3 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) Autodesk
2 1 (1.96%) Lumension
2 1 (1.96%) OpenLink
2 1 (1.96%) SAP
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