The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had C++/C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++/C# Developer
Rank 423 412 399
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 20 27 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 41
Median daily rate £550 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £330 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £750 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £400 £245
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +63.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £38.25 -
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -
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
21633 22222 23362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15369 15688 16222
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 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 347 444
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
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 £38.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured C++/C# Developer in the job title.

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 September 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, C++/C# 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++/C# Developer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) C#
1 64 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (46.88%) Front Office
3 26 (40.63%) Java
4 24 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (32.81%) TDD
6 21 (32.81%) Electronic Trading
6 21 (32.81%) Low Latency
7 18 (28.13%) Python
8 14 (21.88%) TIBCO
8 14 (21.88%) Rendezvous
9 13 (20.31%) High Availability
9 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (18.75%) Banking
11 11 (17.19%) Multithreading
12 10 (15.63%) Ultra Messaging
12 10 (15.63%) WPF
12 10 (15.63%) Derivative
12 10 (15.63%) Informatica
12 10 (15.63%) Finance
12 10 (15.63%) Fixed Income
12 10 (15.63%) Grid Computing
13 9 (14.06%) Scrum
14 8 (12.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 8 (12.50%) .NET
15 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
15 7 (10.94%) WinForms
15 7 (10.94%) Algorithmic Trading
15 7 (10.94%) Performance Optimisation

C++/C# 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 2 (3.13%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.13%) IIS
1 2 (3.13%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) Big Data
2 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.25%) NUnit
3 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.13%) JIRA
3 2 (3.13%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) FxCop
4 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.56%) NuGet
4 1 (1.56%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.56%) StyleCop
4 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (46.88%) Front Office
2 12 (18.75%) Banking
3 10 (15.63%) Finance
4 6 (9.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Back Office
5 2 (3.13%) Games
6 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) Rendezvous
2 10 (15.63%) Ultra Messaging
2 10 (15.63%) WPF
3 8 (12.50%) .NET
4 7 (10.94%) WinForms
5 6 (9.38%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (6.25%) HTML
7 3 (4.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (3.13%) HTML5
8 2 (3.13%) XML
9 1 (1.56%) JSON
9 1 (1.56%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (1.56%) SOAP
9 1 (1.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (15.63%) Derivative
3 10 (15.63%) Fixed Income
3 10 (15.63%) Grid Computing
4 8 (12.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 5 (7.81%) User Experience
6 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.13%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.56%) Equities
7 1 (1.56%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.56%) Neural Network
7 1 (1.56%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Linux
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.56%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.56%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) Electronic Trading
2 21 (32.81%) Low Latency
2 21 (32.81%) TDD
3 13 (20.31%) High Availability
4 11 (17.19%) Multithreading
5 9 (14.06%) Scrum
6 7 (10.94%) Algorithmic Trading
6 7 (10.94%) Performance Optimisation
7 6 (9.38%) Market Making
7 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.25%) MVVM
8 4 (6.25%) OO
9 3 (4.69%) BDD
9 3 (4.69%) DevOps
9 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.13%) Analytics
10 2 (3.13%) Data Analytics
10 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.13%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C#
1 64 (100.00%) C++
2 26 (40.63%) Java
3 18 (28.13%) Python
4 5 (7.81%) SQL
5 3 (4.69%) Ruby
6 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.13%) Scala
6 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.13%) VBA
7 1 (1.56%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.56%) C
7 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
1 2 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) TIBCO
2 10 (15.63%) Informatica
3 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.25%) ION Trading
4 4 (6.25%) Reuters
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle
6 2 (3.13%) MapR
7 1 (1.56%) Sybase