The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 567 518 533
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 16 47 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.098% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.11% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 21
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£550 £650 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £540 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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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
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Senior C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior C++ Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior C++ Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Senior C++ Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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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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 -16 14 £550 -15.38% 4
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - - 2
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Senior C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Multithreading
3 14 (45.16%) UNIX
4 10 (32.26%) STL
5 9 (29.03%) Java
5 9 (29.03%) Front Office
5 9 (29.03%) Python
6 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
6 8 (25.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (22.58%) Banking
7 7 (22.58%) Credit Risk
7 7 (22.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (22.58%) Low Latency
8 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
8 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
9 5 (16.13%) C#
9 5 (16.13%) OO
9 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
9 5 (16.13%) Analytics
10 4 (12.90%) XML
10 4 (12.90%) WCF
10 4 (12.90%) WPF
10 4 (12.90%) Marketing
10 4 (12.90%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle
10 4 (12.90%) Sybase
11 3 (9.68%) Perl
11 3 (9.68%) Fixed Income

Senior C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) ProC
General
1 9 (29.03%) Front Office
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
4 4 (12.90%) Marketing
5 2 (6.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) STL
2 7 (22.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (12.90%) XML
3 4 (12.90%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (12.90%) WCF
3 4 (12.90%) WPF
4 2 (6.45%) Middleware
5 1 (3.23%) Java EE
5 1 (3.23%) JSON
5 1 (3.23%) RESTful
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (22.58%) Credit Risk
3 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 3 (9.68%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.23%) Derivative
4 1 (3.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (3.23%) Statistics
4 1 (3.23%) Physics
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Multithreading
2 7 (22.58%) Low Latency
3 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
4 5 (16.13%) OO
4 5 (16.13%) Analytics
5 3 (9.68%) System Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Refactoring
6 2 (6.45%) Workflow
6 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.23%) Stochastic Calculus
7 1 (3.23%) BDD
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
7 1 (3.23%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) Java
3 9 (29.03%) Python
4 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
5 5 (16.13%) C#
6 3 (9.68%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) VBA
7 1 (3.23%) C
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
1 4 (12.90%) Sybase
2 1 (3.23%) Cognizant
2 1 (3.23%) 29West
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