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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++/C# Developer
Rank 388 423 354
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -69
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 26 8 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.032% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.034% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 45
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£550 £563 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £256 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-26.78% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
22500 23238 24253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.90% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15318 15932 15951
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 451 618
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.80 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +22 8 £550 - 3
C++/C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (75.00%) SQL
3 19 (59.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (56.25%) Oracle
5 14 (43.75%) Finance
5 14 (43.75%) Derivative
6 13 (40.63%) Fixed Income
7 12 (37.50%) STL
7 12 (37.50%) XML
7 12 (37.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 12 (37.50%) Analytics
8 11 (34.38%) Python
9 9 (28.13%) Multithreading
10 8 (25.00%) WCF
10 8 (25.00%) WPF
11 7 (21.88%) Grid Computing
12 6 (18.75%) .NET
12 6 (18.75%) Banking
12 6 (18.75%) Greeks
13 5 (15.63%) Windows
13 5 (15.63%) Front Office
14 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
14 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
14 4 (12.50%) Credit Risk
15 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
15 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
15 3 (9.38%) WinForms
16 2 (6.25%) Perforce
16 2 (6.25%) DataSynapse

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
1 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.13%) NUnit
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Front Office
4 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) STL
1 12 (37.50%) XML
1 12 (37.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (25.00%) WCF
2 8 (25.00%) WPF
3 6 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (9.38%) WinForms
5 2 (6.25%) Rendezvous
6 1 (3.13%) REST
6 1 (3.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.13%) Middleware
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.13%) CSS
6 1 (3.13%) HTML
6 1 (3.13%) Web Services
6 1 (3.13%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (43.75%) Derivative
3 13 (40.63%) Fixed Income
4 7 (21.88%) Grid Computing
5 4 (12.50%) Credit Risk
6 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Analytics
2 9 (28.13%) Multithreading
3 6 (18.75%) Greeks
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) OOD
5 2 (6.25%) OO
5 2 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (3.13%) BDD
6 1 (3.13%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (3.13%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.13%) SOA
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) MVC
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (75.00%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) VC++
4 2 (6.25%) C++/CLI
5 1 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) CRD IV
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Perforce
2 2 (6.25%) DataSynapse
2 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
2 2 (6.25%) Reuters
2 2 (6.25%) Bloomberg
2 2 (6.25%) 29West
3 1 (3.13%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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