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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 571 557 510
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -47
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 9 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.037% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.040% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 29
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£650 £569 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £388 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £363 £425
% change year-on-year
-20.68% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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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
46773 47492 40766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.43% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28857 29311 23960
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1929 2115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 -5 7 £650 +10.63% 9
South West - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 £288 - 1
West Midlands - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - - 2
South East - - - - 1
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Senior C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (52.38%) Banking
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (42.86%) Investment Banking
4 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
4 8 (38.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 8 (38.10%) STL
5 6 (28.57%) UNIX
6 5 (23.81%) C#
7 4 (19.05%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) Sybase
7 4 (19.05%) Sybase ASE
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) Fixed Income
7 4 (19.05%) Sybase IQ
7 4 (19.05%) Low Latency
7 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
8 3 (14.29%) Grid Computing
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) Derivative
8 3 (14.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 3 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle
8 3 (14.29%) Front Office
8 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.52%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Sybase IQ
1 4 (19.05%) Sybase ASE
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.76%) NUnit
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (52.38%) Banking
2 9 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Front Office
4 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) STL
1 8 (38.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (9.52%) Qt
2 2 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (19.05%) Fixed Income
3 3 (14.29%) Grid Computing
3 3 (14.29%) Derivative
3 3 (14.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
5 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) Low Latency
3 3 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) OOD
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) UML
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Sybase
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
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