The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had C++/Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Java Developer
Rank 590 626 578
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -48
Contract jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 39 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.038% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.040% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 13
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £375 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £565 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -
C++/Java 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
46883 50243 48342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.74% 94.97% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30886 32538 29753
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1439 1894 1939
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

C++/Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured C++/Java Developer in the job title.

C++/Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C++/Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C++/Java Developer across the England region.

C++/Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

C++/Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++/Java Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

C++/Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

C++/Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++/Java Developer across the England region.

C++/Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

C++/Java 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++/Java Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +31 27 £375 -37.50% 6
South East - 7 £360 - 2
East of England +24 4 £480 - 3
South West +7 1 - - 2
C++/Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, C++/Java 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++/Java Developer in the job title.

1 71 (100.00%) C++
1 71 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (66.20%) Linux
3 38 (53.52%) Unix
4 31 (43.66%) Oracle
4 31 (43.66%) Software Engineering
5 29 (40.85%) SQL
6 26 (36.62%) OO
7 24 (33.80%) STL
8 20 (28.17%) C
9 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (25.35%) Release Management
11 17 (23.94%) Windows
12 16 (22.54%) XML
12 16 (22.54%) Python
13 12 (16.90%) C#
13 12 (16.90%) Perl
14 11 (15.49%) Management Information System
14 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
14 11 (15.49%) Swing
14 11 (15.49%) OLTP
14 11 (15.49%) UML
15 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
16 9 (12.68%) HTML
17 8 (11.27%) Web Services
17 8 (11.27%) XSLT
17 8 (11.27%) J2EE
17 8 (11.27%) JSP
17 8 (11.27%) Scrum
17 8 (11.27%) Finance

C++/Java 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 5 (7.04%) Apache
2 1 (1.41%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.41%) SAS
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) LDAP
2 3 (4.23%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) Intranet
3 1 (1.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) OLTP
2 6 (8.45%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.04%) KDB
4 2 (2.82%) Kdb+
4 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.82%) MySQL
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.41%) Big Data
5 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.23%) Maven
3 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) Ant
4 1 (1.41%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.41%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.41%) JUnit
4 1 (1.41%) PVCS
4 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.41%) Toad
General
1 8 (11.27%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Banking
2 6 (8.45%) Front Office
2 6 (8.45%) Military
3 3 (4.23%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) STL
2 16 (22.54%) XML
3 11 (15.49%) Swing
4 9 (12.68%) HTML
5 8 (11.27%) J2EE
5 8 (11.27%) JSP
5 8 (11.27%) Web Services
5 8 (11.27%) XSLT
6 7 (9.86%) CSS
6 7 (9.86%) EJB
6 7 (9.86%) XML Schema
7 5 (7.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 5 (7.04%) Spring
8 4 (5.63%) .NET
9 3 (4.23%) RESTful
9 3 (4.23%) XSD
10 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.82%) NumPy
10 2 (2.82%) SciPy
10 2 (2.82%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.45%) Fixed Income
2 6 (8.45%) User Experience
3 5 (7.04%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.04%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.63%) Cryptography
5 3 (4.23%) Fat Client
5 3 (4.23%) Hedge funds
5 3 (4.23%) Interactive TV
5 3 (4.23%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.82%) Derivative
6 2 (2.82%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.82%) NHS
6 2 (2.82%) Replication
6 2 (2.82%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.41%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.41%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 47 (66.20%) Linux
2 38 (53.52%) Unix
3 17 (23.94%) Windows
4 3 (4.23%) Android
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.82%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) Software Engineering
2 26 (36.62%) OO
3 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (25.35%) Release Management
5 11 (15.49%) UML
6 8 (11.27%) Scrum
7 6 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.45%) Multithreading
8 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.23%) Analytics
9 3 (4.23%) Android Development
9 3 (4.23%) Low Latency
9 3 (4.23%) Market Making
9 3 (4.23%) TDD
9 3 (4.23%) Time Management
10 2 (2.82%) Data Acquisition
10 2 (2.82%) Mobile Development
10 2 (2.82%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.82%) Re-Platforming
10 2 (2.82%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) C++
1 71 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (40.85%) SQL
3 20 (28.17%) C
4 16 (22.54%) Python
5 12 (16.90%) C#
5 12 (16.90%) Perl
6 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.45%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.23%) ANSI C
9 2 (2.82%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.82%) VBA
10 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.41%) Ruby
10 1 (1.41%) Scala
10 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.04%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) Degree
4 1 (1.41%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (43.66%) Oracle
2 5 (7.04%) VMware
3 3 (4.23%) OpenTV
4 2 (2.82%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.41%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.41%) MapR
5 1 (1.41%) Sybase
5 1 (1.41%) Telerik