The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had C++ Quantitative Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 406 417 390
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -27
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 22 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.098% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 27
Median daily rate £725 £625 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £570 £575
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £700 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
C++ Quantitative 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
20323 21334 22277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.65% 95.02% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14518 15094 16060
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 337 436
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

C++ Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured C++ Quantitative Developer in the job title.

C++ Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

C++ Quantitative Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

C++ Quantitative Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

C++ Quantitative Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

C++ Quantitative Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

C++ Quantitative Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 2 £735 +6.90%
C++ Quantitative Developer
England

C++ Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, C++ Quantitative Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring C++ Quantitative Developer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (50.00%) Finance
3 13 (40.63%) Front Office
3 13 (40.63%) Fixed Income
4 12 (37.50%) C#
5 10 (31.25%) OOP
5 10 (31.25%) OO
5 10 (31.25%) Derivative
6 9 (28.13%) Banking
7 8 (25.00%) Java
7 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
8 7 (21.88%) Investment Banking
9 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.75%) Market Risk
9 6 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (18.75%) Quantitative Finance
10 5 (15.63%) Stochastic Modelling
10 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
10 5 (15.63%) C
10 5 (15.63%) Python
10 5 (15.63%) Physics
10 5 (15.63%) Subversion
11 3 (9.38%) Defect Management
11 3 (9.38%) Change Control
11 3 (9.38%) Analytics
11 3 (9.38%) R
11 3 (9.38%) CUDA
11 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
11 3 (9.38%) PhD

C++ Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) KDB
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Subversion
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Front Office
3 9 (28.13%) Banking
4 7 (21.88%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.13%) Esper
1 1 (3.13%) NumPy
1 1 (3.13%) Pandas
1 1 (3.13%) Pyramid
1 1 (3.13%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Fixed Income
2 10 (31.25%) Derivative
3 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
4 6 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (18.75%) Market Risk
5 5 (15.63%) Physics
6 3 (9.38%) CUDA
7 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
7 2 (6.25%) GPGPU
7 2 (6.25%) Grid Computing
7 2 (6.25%) Statistics
8 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (3.13%) Equities
8 1 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
8 1 (3.13%) Life Science
8 1 (3.13%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) OO
1 10 (31.25%) OOP
2 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Quantitative Finance
4 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
4 5 (15.63%) Stochastic Modelling
5 3 (9.38%) Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) Change Control
5 3 (9.38%) Defect Management
5 3 (9.38%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (9.38%) System Testing
5 3 (9.38%) TDD
5 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Risk Analytics
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (37.50%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) C
4 5 (15.63%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
5 3 (9.38%) R
6 1 (3.13%) Ada
6 1 (3.13%) SQL
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
1 3 (9.38%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Sophis
2 1 (3.13%) Sybase