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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 189 224 157
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -67
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 261 195 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.13% 0.84% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.90% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 154 247
Average daily rate
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£575 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £723 £650 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £51.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-22.54% +16.57%
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
21158 21596 21711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.94% 92.92% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14783 14965 14719
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 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 391 469
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 2 July 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 2 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
City of London 0 63 £625 +4.16% 16
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £325 -
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 474 (100.00%) C++
2 219 (46.20%) Linux
3 207 (43.67%) Multithreading
4 160 (33.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 146 (30.80%) SQL
6 144 (30.38%) C#
6 144 (30.38%) Finance
6 144 (30.38%) Banking
7 138 (29.11%) STL
8 134 (28.27%) UNIX
9 116 (24.47%) Low Latency
10 110 (23.21%) Front Office
11 108 (22.78%) Windows
12 103 (21.73%) Analytical Skills
13 101 (21.31%) Oracle
14 97 (20.46%) Investment Banking
15 92 (19.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 73 (15.40%) Fixed Income
16 73 (15.40%) Java
17 72 (15.19%) Derivative
18 70 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
19 57 (12.03%) SDLC
20 54 (11.39%) OO
21 50 (10.55%) .NET
22 48 (10.13%) Python
23 46 (9.70%) Algorithmic Trading
24 42 (8.86%) Risk Management
25 41 (8.65%) Middleware
26 40 (8.44%) FIX Protocol
26 40 (8.44%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 13 (2.74%) MQSeries
2 7 (1.48%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (1.69%) Maya
2 3 (0.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.05%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.21%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.84%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.63%) SSL
2 3 (0.63%) Multicast
3 2 (0.42%) CDMA
3 2 (0.42%) 3GPP
3 2 (0.42%) 3G
3 2 (0.42%) SS7
3 2 (0.42%) SCCP
3 2 (0.42%) 2G
4 1 (0.21%) HTTP
4 1 (0.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.44%) Oracle Database
2 28 (5.91%) SQL Server
3 24 (5.06%) OLTP
4 23 (4.85%) MySQL
5 16 (3.38%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (2.11%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.48%) KDB
9 5 (1.05%) Sybase IQ
9 5 (1.05%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.42%) DB2
11 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (6.54%) Subversion
2 24 (5.06%) Visual Studio
3 16 (3.38%) NUnit
4 9 (1.90%) JIRA
5 8 (1.69%) ClearCase
6 6 (1.27%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.21%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.21%) JUnit
General
1 144 (30.38%) Finance
1 144 (30.38%) Banking
2 110 (23.21%) Front Office
3 97 (20.46%) Investment Banking
4 9 (1.90%) Games
5 5 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.63%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.63%) Advertising
6 3 (0.63%) Retail Banking
6 3 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (0.63%) Retail
7 1 (0.21%) Marketing
7 1 (0.21%) Avionics
7 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.21%) Automotive
7 1 (0.21%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (29.11%) STL
2 92 (19.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 50 (10.55%) .NET
4 41 (8.65%) Middleware
5 40 (8.44%) FIX Protocol
6 29 (6.12%) XML
7 22 (4.64%) Qt
8 20 (4.22%) Web Services
8 20 (4.22%) Rendezvous
9 15 (3.16%) WCF
10 12 (2.53%) HTML
11 11 (2.32%) AngularJS
11 11 (2.32%) HTML5
12 10 (2.11%) ASP.NET
13 9 (1.90%) Ultra Messaging
14 7 (1.48%) SignalR
14 7 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (1.48%) COM+
14 7 (1.48%) MFC
15 6 (1.27%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 160 (33.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 103 (21.73%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (15.40%) Fixed Income
4 72 (15.19%) Derivative
5 39 (8.23%) Equities
5 39 (8.23%) Algorithms
6 24 (5.06%) Computer Science
7 17 (3.59%) Data Structures
7 17 (3.59%) Grid Computing
8 15 (3.16%) User Experience
8 15 (3.16%) Mobile App
9 13 (2.74%) Credit Risk
9 13 (2.74%) Blackberry
10 10 (2.11%) Hedge funds
11 9 (1.90%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 8 (1.69%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.48%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.48%) Physics
13 7 (1.48%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 219 (46.20%) Linux
2 134 (28.27%) UNIX
3 108 (22.78%) Windows
4 19 (4.01%) Solaris
5 3 (0.63%) Android
5 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (43.67%) Multithreading
2 116 (24.47%) Low Latency
3 70 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (12.03%) SDLC
5 54 (11.39%) OO
6 46 (9.70%) Algorithmic Trading
7 42 (8.86%) Risk Management
8 30 (6.33%) Unit Testing
9 28 (5.91%) TDD
10 25 (5.27%) Electronic Trading
11 23 (4.85%) Database Tuning
12 21 (4.43%) E-Commerce
13 19 (4.01%) Scrum
14 18 (3.80%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (3.16%) Analytics
15 15 (3.16%) Mobile Application Development
16 13 (2.74%) Software Engineering
17 11 (2.32%) Migration
18 9 (1.90%) Market Making
19 8 (1.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 474 (100.00%) C++
2 146 (30.80%) SQL
3 144 (30.38%) C#
4 73 (15.40%) Java
5 48 (10.13%) Python
6 25 (5.27%) C
7 22 (4.64%) Perl
8 15 (3.16%) Shell Script
9 10 (2.11%) Korn
10 7 (1.48%) VB
10 7 (1.48%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.27%) JavaScript
12 5 (1.05%) Scala
13 3 (0.63%) Assembly Language
13 3 (0.63%) R
13 3 (0.63%) VC++
14 2 (0.42%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.21%) Lua
15 1 (0.21%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.21%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 40 (8.44%) Degree
2 8 (1.69%) PhD
3 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) Control-M
Vendors
1 101 (21.31%) Oracle
2 34 (7.17%) TIBCO
3 30 (6.33%) Sybase
4 14 (2.95%) Solace
5 13 (2.74%) IBM
6 11 (2.32%) Talarian
7 6 (1.27%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.05%) VMware
8 5 (1.05%) ION Trading
9 3 (0.63%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.42%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.42%) Tieto
10 2 (0.42%) Dialogic
10 2 (0.42%) Intel
11 1 (0.21%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.21%) Reuters
11 1 (0.21%) Murex
11 1 (0.21%) Facebook
11 1 (0.21%) DataSynapse
11 1 (0.21%) Tradeweb
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