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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 416 417 409
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 14 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 22
Median daily rate £725 £650 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £578
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £900 £795
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
21623 22132 23409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.03% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15359 15628 16259
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 281 346 449
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 0 1 £700 - 1
C++ Quantitative Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 21 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (38.10%) Front Office
2 8 (38.10%) Fixed Income
3 7 (33.33%) Python
4 6 (28.57%) PhD
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) C
5 5 (23.81%) C#
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Banking
6 4 (19.05%) OO
7 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) OOP
7 3 (14.29%) Java
7 3 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (14.29%) Derivative
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) CUDA
8 2 (9.52%) Data Acquisition
8 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Pyramid
8 2 (9.52%) Pandas
8 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
8 2 (9.52%) Hedge funds
8 2 (9.52%) SciPy
8 2 (9.52%) NumPy
8 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
8 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
8 2 (9.52%) GPGPU
8 2 (9.52%) AngularJS

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 (4.76%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) KDB
1 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 8 (38.10%) Front Office
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
1 2 (9.52%) Esper
1 2 (9.52%) NumPy
1 2 (9.52%) Pandas
1 2 (9.52%) Pyramid
1 2 (9.52%) SciPy
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Fixed Income
2 3 (14.29%) CUDA
2 3 (14.29%) Derivative
2 3 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.52%) GPGPU
3 2 (9.52%) Hedge funds
3 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.76%) Equities
4 1 (4.76%) Life Science
4 1 (4.76%) Market Risk
4 1 (4.76%) Physics
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) OO
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (14.29%) OOP
4 2 (9.52%) Data Acquisition
4 2 (9.52%) Refactoring
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Computational Finance
5 1 (4.76%) Econometric Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
5 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
5 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.76%) Quantitative Finance
5 1 (4.76%) Stress Testing
5 1 (4.76%) System Testing
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (23.81%) C
3 5 (23.81%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.76%) Ada
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) R
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) PhD
2 1 (4.76%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Sybase