The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 383 352 357
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +5
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 7 51 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 42 29
Average daily rate
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£675 £650 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £600 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £750 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
20838 21102 20004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.14% 92.91% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14389 14860 13446
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 £273 £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 387 375 452
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -20 2 £500 -23.07% 3
C++ Quantitative Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (58.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (47.06%) Fixed Income
3 8 (47.06%) Derivative
4 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
5 6 (35.29%) Python
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) VBA
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Banking
6 5 (29.41%) Investment Banking
6 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) Analytics
7 4 (23.53%) Grid Computing
7 4 (23.53%) Equities
7 4 (23.53%) Front Office
7 4 (23.53%) Perl
7 4 (23.53%) OO
7 4 (23.53%) PhD
8 3 (17.65%) STL
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
8 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
8 3 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) Physics
8 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
8 3 (17.65%) Monte Carlo Method
9 2 (11.76%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
1 5 (29.41%) Investment Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) STL
1 3 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (47.06%) Fixed Income
2 8 (47.06%) Derivative
3 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
4 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (23.53%) Grid Computing
5 4 (23.53%) Equities
6 3 (17.65%) Physics
6 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
7 2 (11.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
8 1 (5.88%) Swaptions
8 1 (5.88%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) OO
1 4 (23.53%) Analytics
2 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
2 3 (17.65%) Monte Carlo Method
2 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
3 2 (11.76%) Market Making
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) Memory Management
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (35.29%) Python
3 5 (29.41%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) VBA
4 4 (23.53%) Perl
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.88%) VB6
6 1 (5.88%) C++/CLI
6 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) PhD
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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