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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 566 558 535
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 31 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.026% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.028% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 8 23
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£575 £593 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% -8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £491 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £780 £670
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £540 -
% change year-on-year
-36.34% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
47807 45756 43091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.65% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 31014 28318 25816
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1784 1851 1999
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +16 27 £625 +4.16% 6
South East - 2 £350 - 4
East of England - 2 £334 - 1
Senior C++ Developer
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Senior C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 42 (100.00%) C++
2 26 (61.90%) Multithreading
3 23 (54.76%) STL
3 23 (54.76%) Linux
4 20 (47.62%) SQL
4 20 (47.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 18 (42.86%) C#
5 18 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (28.57%) UNIX
6 12 (28.57%) Banking
6 12 (28.57%) Low Latency
7 11 (26.19%) Investment Banking
7 11 (26.19%) Front Office
7 11 (26.19%) Finance
8 10 (23.81%) Oracle
9 8 (19.05%) Sybase
9 8 (19.05%) Korn
9 8 (19.05%) Credit Risk
10 7 (16.67%) JIRA
10 7 (16.67%) Subversion
10 7 (16.67%) Derivative
10 7 (16.67%) Fixed Income
10 7 (16.67%) Grid Computing
11 6 (14.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 6 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (9.52%) Windows
12 4 (9.52%) Java
13 3 (7.14%) C
13 3 (7.14%) Perl
13 3 (7.14%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) DB2
1 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Subversion
1 7 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.38%) NUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (28.57%) Banking
2 11 (26.19%) Investment Banking
2 11 (26.19%) Front Office
2 11 (26.19%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) STL
2 20 (47.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (4.76%) Qt
3 2 (4.76%) HTML
3 2 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) Middleware
4 1 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (19.05%) Credit Risk
3 7 (16.67%) Fixed Income
3 7 (16.67%) Grid Computing
3 7 (16.67%) Derivative
4 6 (14.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.38%) Physics
6 1 (2.38%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 12 (28.57%) UNIX
3 4 (9.52%) Windows
4 2 (4.76%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Multithreading
2 12 (28.57%) Low Latency
3 6 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (7.14%) UML
4 3 (7.14%) OO
4 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.76%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (2.38%) Analytics
6 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) Algorithmic Trading
6 1 (2.38%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
3 18 (42.86%) C#
4 8 (19.05%) Korn
5 4 (9.52%) Java
6 3 (7.14%) C
6 3 (7.14%) Perl
7 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.38%) Python
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
8 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) PhD
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) Sybase
3 3 (7.14%) Solace
4 2 (4.76%) Talarian
4 2 (4.76%) TIBCO
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) Cognizant
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