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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++/C# Developer
Rank 575 528 500
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -28
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 14 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.066% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.071% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 24
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£500 £425 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -26.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £275 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £318
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -1 9 £500 +14.28% 3
East of England -19 2 £250 -9.09%
South West - 2 - - 1
South East -21 1 £350 - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
C++/C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 44 (100.00%) C#
1 44 (100.00%) C++
2 23 (52.27%) SQL
3 22 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (45.45%) Derivative
5 15 (34.09%) Fixed Income
5 15 (34.09%) Oracle
6 13 (29.55%) STL
6 13 (29.55%) Python
6 13 (29.55%) Finance
6 13 (29.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 11 (25.00%) .NET
8 10 (22.73%) Grid Computing
8 10 (22.73%) Multithreading
9 9 (20.45%) WPF
9 9 (20.45%) Banking
9 9 (20.45%) XML
10 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (18.18%) Analytics
11 7 (15.91%) Front Office
11 7 (15.91%) WCF
12 5 (11.36%) OO
12 5 (11.36%) Greeks
12 5 (11.36%) Scrum
12 5 (11.36%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 4 (9.09%) Credit Risk
13 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
13 4 (9.09%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (6.82%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.27%) Maya
2 1 (2.27%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Modbus
1 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
1 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.27%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.82%) JIRA
3 2 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.27%) Xcode
4 1 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Front Office
4 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) STL
1 13 (29.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 11 (25.00%) .NET
3 9 (20.45%) WPF
3 9 (20.45%) XML
4 7 (15.91%) WCF
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.82%) WinForms
6 2 (4.55%) OpenGL
6 2 (4.55%) Rendezvous
6 2 (4.55%) CSS
6 2 (4.55%) Web Services
6 2 (4.55%) REST
7 1 (2.27%) WebSockets
7 1 (2.27%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.27%) WSDL
7 1 (2.27%) SOAP
7 1 (2.27%) MFC
7 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (45.45%) Derivative
3 15 (34.09%) Fixed Income
4 10 (22.73%) Grid Computing
5 5 (11.36%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 4 (9.09%) Credit Risk
7 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
8 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
8 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (2.27%) Streaming Video
9 1 (2.27%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (2.27%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (2.27%) Kinect
9 1 (2.27%) Physics
9 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.27%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (2.27%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Multithreading
2 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.18%) Analytics
3 5 (11.36%) OO
3 5 (11.36%) Greeks
3 5 (11.36%) Scrum
4 3 (6.82%) OOP
4 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.82%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.55%) TDD
5 2 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (4.55%) Investment Management
5 2 (4.55%) MVC
5 2 (4.55%) OOD
6 1 (2.27%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (2.27%) SOA
6 1 (2.27%) Workflow
6 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.27%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C#
1 44 (100.00%) C++
2 23 (52.27%) SQL
3 13 (29.55%) Python
4 4 (9.09%) Java
4 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.82%) VC++
6 2 (4.55%) C++/CLI
7 1 (2.27%) C
7 1 (2.27%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.27%) VBA
7 1 (2.27%) Delphi
7 1 (2.27%) Lua
7 1 (2.27%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Oracle
2 3 (6.82%) TIBCO
3 2 (4.55%) 29West
3 2 (4.55%) Perforce
3 2 (4.55%) Reuters
3 2 (4.55%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe
4 1 (2.27%) Macromedia
4 1 (2.27%) DataSynapse
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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