The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Quantitative 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++ Quantitative Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 369 352 399
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +47
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 33 52 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.21% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.23% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 49 10
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£650 £600 £838
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -28.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £548
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £660 £850
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21546 22422 24477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.78% 92.46% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14798 15261 15876
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 472 642
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £42.50 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
C++ Quantitative Developer
England

C++ Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 23 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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 +21 13 £650 +8.33%
Canary Wharf - - - -
C++ Quantitative Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited C++ Quantitative 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++ Quantitative Developer in their job title.

1 83 (100.00%) C++
2 44 (53.01%) Banking
3 43 (51.81%) Front Office
4 42 (50.60%) Windows
5 41 (49.40%) Analytics
6 40 (48.19%) Linux
7 33 (39.76%) Investment Banking
8 30 (36.14%) Degree
8 30 (36.14%) C#
9 29 (34.94%) Computer Science
10 28 (33.73%) Fixed Income
10 28 (33.73%) Python
11 26 (31.33%) Perl
12 24 (28.92%) Software Engineering
13 21 (25.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 21 (25.30%) Validation
14 16 (19.28%) Derivative
15 15 (18.07%) VBA
16 12 (14.46%) Finance
17 11 (13.25%) PhD
18 10 (12.05%) Risk Management
19 9 (10.84%) STL
19 9 (10.84%) Mathematics
19 9 (10.84%) Monte Carlo Method
20 8 (9.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 7 (8.43%) Scala
21 7 (8.43%) Physics
21 7 (8.43%) VB
21 7 (8.43%) Java
22 6 (7.23%) Credit Risk

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited C++ Quantitative 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++ Quantitative Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) Big Data
General
1 44 (53.01%) Banking
2 43 (51.81%) Front Office
3 33 (39.76%) Investment Banking
4 12 (14.46%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) STL
2 8 (9.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (2.41%) .NET
4 1 (1.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.94%) Computer Science
2 28 (33.73%) Fixed Income
3 21 (25.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (19.28%) Derivative
5 9 (10.84%) Mathematics
6 7 (8.43%) Physics
7 6 (7.23%) Credit Risk
8 5 (6.02%) CUDA
9 4 (4.82%) Grid Computing
10 3 (3.61%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (2.41%) Hedge funds
11 2 (2.41%) Market Risk
12 1 (1.20%) Equities
12 1 (1.20%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 42 (50.60%) Windows
2 40 (48.19%) Linux
3 2 (2.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (49.40%) Analytics
2 24 (28.92%) Software Engineering
3 21 (25.30%) Validation
4 10 (12.05%) Risk Management
5 9 (10.84%) Monte Carlo Method
6 6 (7.23%) Low Latency
7 5 (6.02%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (4.82%) RAD
9 3 (3.61%) Quantitative Analysis
10 1 (1.20%) Risk Analysis
10 1 (1.20%) Multithreading
10 1 (1.20%) Financial Modelling
10 1 (1.20%) Memory Management
10 1 (1.20%) OOD
10 1 (1.20%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (1.20%) OO
10 1 (1.20%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (1.20%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.20%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (36.14%) C#
3 28 (33.73%) Python
4 26 (31.33%) Perl
5 15 (18.07%) VBA
6 7 (8.43%) Scala
6 7 (8.43%) VB
6 7 (8.43%) Java
7 2 (2.41%) SQL
8 1 (1.20%) VB6
8 1 (1.20%) Haskell
8 1 (1.20%) OCaml
8 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.20%) F#
Qualifications
1 30 (36.14%) Degree
2 11 (13.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) Basel III
2 1 (1.20%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 1 (1.20%) Sybase
1 1 (1.20%) Perforce
1 1 (1.20%) DataSynapse
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