The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++/C# Developer
Rank 545 536 487
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -49
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 17 18 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.039% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.042% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 63
Average daily rate
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£600 £525 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £256 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.58% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45617 43185 49090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.64% 92.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28196 25932 28031
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1837 1975 2545
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
C++/C# Developer
UK

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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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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 -4 15 £600 +9.09% 4
East of England - 1 - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
C++/C# Developer
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C++/C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (46.88%) Derivative
4 14 (43.75%) Finance
4 14 (43.75%) SQL
5 12 (37.50%) STL
5 12 (37.50%) Fixed Income
5 12 (37.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 12 (37.50%) Analytics
6 11 (34.38%) Oracle
7 10 (31.25%) XML
7 10 (31.25%) Front Office
8 9 (28.13%) .NET
8 9 (28.13%) Python
9 8 (25.00%) WPF
10 7 (21.88%) Banking
11 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
11 6 (18.75%) WCF
11 6 (18.75%) WinForms
11 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
12 5 (15.63%) Windows
12 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (15.63%) Multithreading
13 4 (12.50%) Scrum
13 4 (12.50%) DataSynapse
13 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
14 3 (9.38%) Grid Computing
14 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
14 3 (9.38%) MFC

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
1 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.13%) NUnit
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) Front Office
3 7 (21.88%) Banking
4 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) STL
1 12 (37.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 10 (31.25%) XML
3 9 (28.13%) .NET
4 8 (25.00%) WPF
5 6 (18.75%) WinForms
5 6 (18.75%) WCF
6 3 (9.38%) MFC
7 2 (6.25%) Rendezvous
7 2 (6.25%) Middleware
7 2 (6.25%) REST
8 1 (3.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.13%) Silverlight
8 1 (3.13%) LINQ
8 1 (3.13%) Web Services
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.13%) CSS
8 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (46.88%) Derivative
3 12 (37.50%) Fixed Income
4 3 (9.38%) Grid Computing
5 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Analytics
2 5 (15.63%) Multithreading
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 4 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (6.25%) OO
4 2 (6.25%) OOD
4 2 (6.25%) TDD
4 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (6.25%) Low Latency
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Greeks
5 1 (3.13%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (3.13%) MVVM
5 1 (3.13%) BDD
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.13%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) C++/CLI
4 2 (6.25%) C
4 2 (6.25%) VC++
5 1 (3.13%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
5 1 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) CRD IV
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) DataSynapse
3 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
3 2 (6.25%) Reuters
3 2 (6.25%) Bloomberg
3 2 (6.25%) Perforce
3 2 (6.25%) 29West
4 1 (3.13%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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