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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++/C# Developer
Rank 593 573 584
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 31 63 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.12% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.13% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 52 44
Median daily rate £550 £446 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.24% -20.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £330 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £400 £245
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +63.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £41.25 £38.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £38.25 -
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -
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
46932 50120 49138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.00% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30956 32529 30550
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1540 1922 1988
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 September 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 September 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 -11 20 £550 - 6
South East +3 7 £350 -15.15% 3
South West +13 2 £288 -26.98% 5
East Midlands -7 1 £300 -
C++/C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 78 (100.00%) C#
1 78 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (38.46%) Front Office
3 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (34.62%) Java
5 25 (32.05%) TDD
6 24 (30.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 21 (26.92%) Electronic Trading
7 21 (26.92%) Low Latency
8 19 (24.36%) Python
9 16 (20.51%) .NET
10 14 (17.95%) TIBCO
10 14 (17.95%) Rendezvous
10 14 (17.95%) WPF
10 14 (17.95%) Multithreading
10 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (16.67%) High Availability
11 13 (16.67%) Scrum
12 12 (15.38%) Banking
13 11 (14.10%) Finance
14 10 (12.82%) Fixed Income
14 10 (12.82%) Grid Computing
14 10 (12.82%) Derivative
14 10 (12.82%) Informatica
14 10 (12.82%) Ultra Messaging
15 9 (11.54%) SQL
15 9 (11.54%) WinForms
16 8 (10.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 8 (10.26%) Software Engineering
16 8 (10.26%) SQL Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.56%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.56%) IIS
1 2 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) RMDS
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) Big Data
2 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) NUnit
1 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.56%) JIRA
2 2 (2.56%) Subversion
3 1 (1.28%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.28%) FxCop
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) NuGet
3 1 (1.28%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.28%) StyleCop
3 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.28%) WiX
General
1 30 (38.46%) Front Office
2 12 (15.38%) Banking
3 11 (14.10%) Finance
4 6 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.13%) Games
6 2 (2.56%) Back Office
7 1 (1.28%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.28%) Electronics
7 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.28%) Marketing
7 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.51%) .NET
2 14 (17.95%) Rendezvous
2 14 (17.95%) WPF
3 10 (12.82%) Ultra Messaging
4 9 (11.54%) WinForms
5 6 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (7.69%) HTML
6 5 (6.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.85%) HTML5
8 3 (3.85%) WCF
8 3 (3.85%) XML
9 1 (1.28%) JSON
9 1 (1.28%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (1.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.82%) Derivative
3 10 (12.82%) Fixed Income
3 10 (12.82%) Grid Computing
4 8 (10.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 5 (6.41%) User Experience
6 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.56%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.28%) Equities
7 1 (1.28%) Fintech
7 1 (1.28%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.28%) Neural Network
7 1 (1.28%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Linux
3 2 (2.56%) Android
3 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.56%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.56%) Unix
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.05%) TDD
3 21 (26.92%) Electronic Trading
3 21 (26.92%) Low Latency
4 14 (17.95%) Multithreading
5 13 (16.67%) High Availability
5 13 (16.67%) Scrum
6 8 (10.26%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.97%) Algorithmic Trading
7 7 (8.97%) Performance Optimisation
8 6 (7.69%) Market Making
8 6 (7.69%) MVVM
8 6 (7.69%) OO
8 6 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 5 (6.41%) BDD
9 5 (6.41%) OOD
10 3 (3.85%) DevOps
10 3 (3.85%) Mobile Development
10 3 (3.85%) Web Development
11 2 (2.56%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) C#
1 78 (100.00%) C++
2 27 (34.62%) Java
3 19 (24.36%) Python
4 9 (11.54%) SQL
5 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.85%) Ruby
6 3 (3.85%) VBA
7 2 (2.56%) Scala
7 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.28%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.28%) C
8 1 (1.28%) C++/CLI
8 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.28%) Perl
8 1 (1.28%) PHP
8 1 (1.28%) VB
8 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) PhD
2 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) ISO 14001
1 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) TIBCO
2 10 (12.82%) Informatica
3 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.13%) ION Trading
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle
4 4 (5.13%) Reuters
5 2 (2.56%) MapR
6 1 (1.28%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.28%) Perforce
6 1 (1.28%) SAP
6 1 (1.28%) Sybase