The first table below looks at the demand for the C++/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++/C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++/C# Developer
Rank 384 396 366
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -30
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 15 16 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.066% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.071% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 49
Average daily rate
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£600 £525 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £243 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
-19.16% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21859 22413 24498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.70% 92.41% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14991 15271 15886
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 £263 £275 £270
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 400 461 651
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 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
C++/C# Developer
England

C++/C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

C++/C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

C++/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++/C# Developer across the London region.

C++/C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

C++/C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

C++/C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

C++/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++/C# Developer across the London region.

C++/C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

C++/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++/C# Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 2 £488 -18.75% 2
C++/C# Developer
England

C++/C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited C++/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++/C# Developer in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (59.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (55.56%) Finance
3 15 (55.56%) Derivative
4 13 (48.15%) Fixed Income
4 13 (48.15%) SQL
5 12 (44.44%) STL
5 12 (44.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 12 (44.44%) Analytics
6 11 (40.74%) Oracle
6 11 (40.74%) Front Office
7 10 (37.04%) XML
8 9 (33.33%) Python
9 8 (29.63%) .NET
9 8 (29.63%) Banking
10 6 (22.22%) Investment Banking
10 6 (22.22%) WCF
10 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 5 (18.52%) Windows
11 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
12 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
12 4 (14.81%) DataSynapse
13 3 (11.11%) WPF
13 3 (11.11%) Grid Computing
13 3 (11.11%) WinForms
13 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
14 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
14 2 (7.41%) OOD

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited C++/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++/C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
1 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.70%) NUnit
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Front Office
3 8 (29.63%) Banking
4 6 (22.22%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) STL
1 12 (44.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 10 (37.04%) XML
3 8 (29.63%) .NET
4 6 (22.22%) WCF
5 3 (11.11%) WPF
5 3 (11.11%) WinForms
6 2 (7.41%) Rendezvous
7 1 (3.70%) Middleware
7 1 (3.70%) HTML
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.70%) CSS
7 1 (3.70%) Web Services
7 1 (3.70%) LINQ
7 1 (3.70%) REST
7 1 (3.70%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (55.56%) Derivative
3 13 (48.15%) Fixed Income
4 3 (11.11%) Grid Computing
5 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Analytics
2 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
3 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) OOD
5 2 (7.41%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (7.41%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Greeks
6 1 (3.70%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (3.70%) BDD
6 1 (3.70%) SOA
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) C++/CLI
4 2 (7.41%) C
4 2 (7.41%) VC++
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) CRD IV
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) DataSynapse
3 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
3 2 (7.41%) Reuters
3 2 (7.41%) Bloomberg
3 2 (7.41%) Perforce
3 2 (7.41%) 29West
4 1 (3.70%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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