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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++/C# Developer
Rank 575 542 583
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +41
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 47 78 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.15% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.16% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 71 21
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 £525 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £735 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £248
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +41.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 - -
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
47229 49071 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.85% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31077 31733 28907
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1408 1851 1923
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 July 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 July 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 -16 43 £650 +8.33% 3
South East +2 3 - - 6
C++/C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 80 (100.00%) C#
1 80 (100.00%) C++
2 36 (45.00%) Front Office
3 27 (33.75%) Low Latency
4 26 (32.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 25 (31.25%) Electronic Trading
6 24 (30.00%) Java
7 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (25.00%) TDD
9 18 (22.50%) Python
10 16 (20.00%) .NET
10 16 (20.00%) Multithreading
10 16 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (17.50%) TIBCO
11 14 (17.50%) Rendezvous
11 14 (17.50%) WPF
12 13 (16.25%) High Availability
13 12 (15.00%) Finance
14 11 (13.75%) Derivative
14 11 (13.75%) WinForms
14 11 (13.75%) Algorithmic Trading
14 11 (13.75%) Performance Optimisation
15 10 (12.50%) Ultra Messaging
15 10 (12.50%) Market Making
15 10 (12.50%) Banking
15 10 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
15 10 (12.50%) Risk Management
15 10 (12.50%) Scrum
15 10 (12.50%) Informatica
16 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering

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 (1.25%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) RMDS
2 1 (1.25%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.25%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.00%) NUnit
3 3 (3.75%) JIRA
4 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.25%) CppUnit
5 1 (1.25%) FxCop
5 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.25%) MSTest
5 1 (1.25%) NuGet
5 1 (1.25%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.25%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (45.00%) Front Office
2 12 (15.00%) Finance
3 10 (12.50%) Banking
4 5 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.00%) Games
6 2 (2.50%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.25%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.25%) Electronics
7 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.25%) Marketing
7 1 (1.25%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.00%) .NET
2 14 (17.50%) Rendezvous
2 14 (17.50%) WPF
3 11 (13.75%) WinForms
4 10 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
4 10 (12.50%) Ultra Messaging
5 5 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.75%) HTML
6 3 (3.75%) WCF
7 2 (2.50%) JSON
7 2 (2.50%) SOAP
7 2 (2.50%) XML
8 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.25%) ATL
8 1 (1.25%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.25%) MFC
8 1 (1.25%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.25%) Spring
8 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (13.75%) Derivative
4 9 (11.25%) Grid Computing
5 8 (10.00%) Fixed Income
5 8 (10.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 6 (7.50%) User Experience
7 5 (6.25%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.50%) Physics
8 2 (2.50%) Social Gaming
9 1 (1.25%) Equities
9 1 (1.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.25%) Fintech
9 1 (1.25%) Market Risk
9 1 (1.25%) Neural Network
9 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) Android
4 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.25%) Unix
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) Low Latency
2 25 (31.25%) Electronic Trading
3 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (25.00%) TDD
5 16 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 13 (16.25%) High Availability
7 11 (13.75%) Algorithmic Trading
7 11 (13.75%) Performance Optimisation
8 10 (12.50%) Market Making
8 10 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 10 (12.50%) Scrum
9 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.00%) OO
11 5 (6.25%) MVVM
12 3 (3.75%) BDD
12 3 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.75%) DevOps
12 3 (3.75%) UML
13 2 (2.50%) OOP
13 2 (2.50%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) C#
1 80 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (30.00%) Java
3 18 (22.50%) Python
4 7 (8.75%) SQL
5 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.00%) VB
5 4 (5.00%) VBA
6 3 (3.75%) C
7 2 (2.50%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.50%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.50%) Ruby
8 1 (1.25%) C++/CLI
8 1 (1.25%) Perl
8 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.25%) VB6
8 1 (1.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) Degree
1 2 (2.50%) PhD
2 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) TIBCO
2 10 (12.50%) Informatica
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.00%) ION Trading
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle
4 4 (5.00%) Reuters
5 1 (1.25%) Autodesk
5 1 (1.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) Sybase