The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 185 234 154
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -80
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 249 167 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.12% 0.74% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.79% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 134 233
Average daily rate
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£575 £600 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £725 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.51% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £51.00 -
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -
C++ Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20445 21023 20332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.91% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14135 14816 13711
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 371 455
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C++ Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

C++ Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
City of London -8 42 £650 - 24
Canary Wharf -13 1 £600 -20.00%
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited 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 C++ Developer in their job title.

1 440 (100.00%) C++
2 219 (49.77%) Linux
3 195 (44.32%) Multithreading
4 146 (33.18%) UNIX
5 142 (32.27%) Banking
6 140 (31.82%) SQL
7 133 (30.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 131 (29.77%) STL
9 128 (29.09%) Finance
10 125 (28.41%) C#
11 114 (25.91%) Front Office
12 106 (24.09%) Low Latency
13 103 (23.41%) Investment Banking
14 92 (20.91%) Java
14 92 (20.91%) Analytical Skills
15 91 (20.68%) Windows
16 89 (20.23%) Oracle
17 87 (19.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 66 (15.00%) Fixed Income
19 65 (14.77%) Derivative
20 62 (14.09%) Agile Software Development
21 57 (12.95%) OO
22 54 (12.27%) Python
23 41 (9.32%) .NET
24 40 (9.09%) Equities
24 40 (9.09%) Middleware
25 37 (8.41%) Degree
26 34 (7.73%) Algorithmic Trading
26 34 (7.73%) TIBCO
26 34 (7.73%) Perl

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited 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 C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (2.05%) MQSeries
2 5 (1.14%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (0.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.14%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.45%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.91%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.68%) SSL
3 2 (0.45%) Multicast
4 1 (0.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.27%) Oracle Database
2 23 (5.23%) SQL Server
3 21 (4.77%) MySQL
3 21 (4.77%) OLTP
4 18 (4.09%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (2.50%) KDB
7 9 (2.05%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.82%) Sybase ASE
9 7 (1.59%) Sybase IQ
10 3 (0.68%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.23%) Big Data
11 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (6.59%) Subversion
2 20 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 13 (2.95%) NUnit
4 9 (2.05%) JIRA
5 8 (1.82%) ClearCase
6 6 (1.36%) CppUnit
7 2 (0.45%) Xcode
8 1 (0.23%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.23%) VTune
8 1 (0.23%) Valgrind
8 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.23%) JUnit
General
1 142 (32.27%) Banking
2 128 (29.09%) Finance
3 114 (25.91%) Front Office
4 103 (23.41%) Investment Banking
5 3 (0.68%) Retail
5 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
5 3 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (0.68%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.68%) Advertising
6 2 (0.45%) Back Office
7 1 (0.23%) Avionics
7 1 (0.23%) Electronics
7 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.23%) Automotive
7 1 (0.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (29.77%) STL
2 87 (19.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 41 (9.32%) .NET
4 40 (9.09%) Middleware
5 31 (7.05%) FIX Protocol
6 25 (5.68%) XML
7 17 (3.86%) Rendezvous
8 11 (2.50%) Web Services
8 11 (2.50%) Ultra Messaging
9 9 (2.05%) WCF
9 9 (2.05%) Qt
10 7 (1.59%) COM+
11 6 (1.36%) MFC
12 5 (1.14%) SignalR
12 5 (1.14%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.14%) HTML5
12 5 (1.14%) JNI
12 5 (1.14%) Swing
12 5 (1.14%) HTML
12 5 (1.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 133 (30.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 92 (20.91%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (15.00%) Fixed Income
4 65 (14.77%) Derivative
5 40 (9.09%) Equities
6 34 (7.73%) Algorithms
7 25 (5.68%) Grid Computing
8 22 (5.00%) Computer Science
9 12 (2.73%) Credit Risk
10 10 (2.27%) Mathematics
10 10 (2.27%) Data Structures
11 9 (2.05%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 7 (1.59%) User Experience
13 7 (1.59%) Client/Server
14 6 (1.36%) Blackberry
14 6 (1.36%) Physics
14 6 (1.36%) Mobile App
15 5 (1.14%) Open Source
15 5 (1.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 219 (49.77%) Linux
2 146 (33.18%) UNIX
3 91 (20.68%) Windows
4 20 (4.55%) Solaris
5 3 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.68%) Android
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (44.32%) Multithreading
2 106 (24.09%) Low Latency
3 62 (14.09%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (12.95%) OO
5 34 (7.73%) Algorithmic Trading
6 32 (7.27%) Risk Management
7 28 (6.36%) Unit Testing
7 28 (6.36%) Electronic Trading
8 24 (5.45%) TDD
9 18 (4.09%) E-Commerce
9 18 (4.09%) Database Tuning
10 17 (3.86%) Software Engineering
11 16 (3.64%) Scrum
11 16 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (3.41%) Analytics
13 12 (2.73%) OOP
14 11 (2.50%) OOD
14 11 (2.50%) Migration
15 10 (2.27%) Project Management
16 8 (1.82%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 440 (100.00%) C++
2 140 (31.82%) SQL
3 125 (28.41%) C#
4 92 (20.91%) Java
5 54 (12.27%) Python
6 34 (7.73%) Perl
7 24 (5.45%) C
8 22 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 10 (2.27%) Korn
10 7 (1.59%) VB
11 6 (1.36%) VBA
11 6 (1.36%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.36%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.91%) VC++
13 3 (0.68%) Scala
13 3 (0.68%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.45%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.45%) R
15 1 (0.23%) Lua
15 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 37 (8.41%) Degree
2 6 (1.36%) PhD
3 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.23%) Control-M
Vendors
1 89 (20.23%) Oracle
2 34 (7.73%) TIBCO
3 31 (7.05%) Sybase
4 15 (3.41%) Solace
5 10 (2.27%) Talarian
6 9 (2.05%) IBM
7 6 (1.36%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.14%) ION Trading
8 5 (1.14%) VMware
9 3 (0.68%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.45%) Intel
10 2 (0.45%) Tradeweb
11 1 (0.23%) Facebook
11 1 (0.23%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.23%) Rogue Wave
11 1 (0.23%) DataSynapse
11 1 (0.23%) Reuters
11 1 (0.23%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.23%) Informatica
11 1 (0.23%) Borland
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