The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++/C# Developer
Rank 406 389 373
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -16
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 13 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.12% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 17
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£550 £450 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £313 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £243 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.81% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
C++/C# 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
22031 23293 20842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.18% 93.24% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15796 16084 13908
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 439 386 507
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -2 5 £550 +25.71%
C++/C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (66.67%) SQL
3 23 (63.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (55.56%) Derivative
5 18 (50.00%) Fixed Income
5 18 (50.00%) Oracle
6 16 (44.44%) STL
6 16 (44.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 15 (41.67%) Finance
8 12 (33.33%) XML
9 11 (30.56%) Python
9 11 (30.56%) Analytics
10 10 (27.78%) Grid Computing
11 8 (22.22%) Banking
11 8 (22.22%) WPF
11 8 (22.22%) Multithreading
12 7 (19.44%) WCF
12 7 (19.44%) .NET
12 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
13 6 (16.67%) Front Office
14 5 (13.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 5 (13.89%) Greeks
15 4 (11.11%) Credit Risk
15 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (11.11%) Windows
16 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
16 3 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
16 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
16 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
1 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Banking
3 6 (16.67%) Front Office
4 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) STL
1 16 (44.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (33.33%) XML
3 8 (22.22%) WPF
4 7 (19.44%) WCF
4 7 (19.44%) .NET
5 2 (5.56%) Rendezvous
5 2 (5.56%) WinForms
6 1 (2.78%) HTML
6 1 (2.78%) Middleware
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.78%) CSS
6 1 (2.78%) Web Services
6 1 (2.78%) REST
6 1 (2.78%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (55.56%) Derivative
3 18 (50.00%) Fixed Income
4 10 (27.78%) Grid Computing
5 5 (13.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 4 (11.11%) Credit Risk
7 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Analytics
2 8 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 5 (13.89%) Greeks
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) OO
6 2 (5.56%) OOD
6 2 (5.56%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (5.56%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) SOA
7 1 (2.78%) MVC
7 1 (2.78%) TDD
7 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Quantitative Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.78%) Scrum
7 1 (2.78%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (66.67%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) C++/CLI
4 2 (5.56%) VC++
5 1 (2.78%) VBA
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) 29West
2 2 (5.56%) TIBCO
2 2 (5.56%) Reuters
2 2 (5.56%) Bloomberg
2 2 (5.56%) Perforce
3 1 (2.78%) DataSynapse
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft