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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++/C# Developer
England / London
Rank 359 399 391
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -8
Contract jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 41 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.063% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.066% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 8 21
Median daily rate £620 £619 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.20% +23.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £479 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £790 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18510 19632 19967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.97% 95.09% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13242 13846 14179
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 311 345
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% +0.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.83 £38.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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 +1 4 £475 +18.75% 1
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £513 -
C++/C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 57 (100.00%) C#
1 57 (100.00%) C++
2 35 (61.40%) Front Office
3 24 (42.11%) Fixed Income
4 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (36.84%) Java
6 18 (31.58%) Subversion
7 17 (29.82%) Python
8 15 (26.32%) Linux
8 15 (26.32%) SDLC
9 14 (24.56%) Multithreading
10 13 (22.81%) Computer Science
10 13 (22.81%) QA
10 13 (22.81%) Windows
11 12 (21.05%) Finance
11 12 (21.05%) Derivative
12 11 (19.30%) Software Testing
12 11 (19.30%) Banking
12 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
12 11 (19.30%) OO
12 11 (19.30%) Quality Management
12 11 (19.30%) Migration
12 11 (19.30%) TIBCO
12 11 (19.30%) Rendezvous
12 11 (19.30%) Cross-Platform Development
12 11 (19.30%) TeamCity
13 10 (17.54%) Multithreaded Programming
13 10 (17.54%) Reuters
13 10 (17.54%) ION Trading
13 10 (17.54%) RMDS

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 4 (7.02%) SAS
2 2 (3.51%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (17.54%) RMDS
2 2 (3.51%) thinkFolio
3 1 (1.75%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
3 2 (3.51%) Tick Data
4 1 (1.75%) KDB
4 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.75%) MySQL
4 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.75%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Subversion
2 11 (19.30%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 35 (61.40%) Front Office
2 12 (21.05%) Finance
3 11 (19.30%) Banking
4 8 (14.04%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.02%) Games
6 3 (5.26%) Back Office
7 2 (3.51%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) Rendezvous
2 8 (14.04%) .NET
2 8 (14.04%) WinForms
3 7 (12.28%) WPF
4 4 (7.02%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 4 (7.02%) XML
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.51%) HTML
6 2 (3.51%) HTML5
7 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.75%) Akka
7 1 (1.75%) Finagle
7 1 (1.75%) jQuery
7 1 (1.75%) JSON
7 1 (1.75%) Kafka
7 1 (1.75%) Spring
7 1 (1.75%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.75%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.11%) Fixed Income
2 13 (22.81%) Computer Science
3 12 (21.05%) Derivative
4 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
5 7 (12.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (12.28%) Mathematics
6 5 (8.77%) Algorithms
6 5 (8.77%) Market Risk
6 5 (8.77%) Physics
7 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
7 3 (5.26%) Grid Computing
8 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.51%) Equities
8 2 (3.51%) Hedge funds
8 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
8 2 (3.51%) Social Gaming
9 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.75%) iPhone
9 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Linux
2 13 (22.81%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.32%) SDLC
3 14 (24.56%) Multithreading
4 11 (19.30%) Cross-Platform Development
4 11 (19.30%) Migration
4 11 (19.30%) OO
4 11 (19.30%) Quality Management
4 11 (19.30%) Software Testing
5 10 (17.54%) Electronic Trading
5 10 (17.54%) Multithreaded Programming
6 7 (12.28%) Analytics
6 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
6 7 (12.28%) Scrum
6 7 (12.28%) TDD
7 5 (8.77%) OOP
7 5 (8.77%) Quantitative Finance
7 5 (8.77%) Stochastic Modelling
8 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.02%) MVC
8 4 (7.02%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) C#
1 57 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (36.84%) Java
3 17 (29.82%) Python
4 5 (8.77%) SQL
5 4 (7.02%) Scala
6 2 (3.51%) C
6 2 (3.51%) Ruby
6 2 (3.51%) Rust
6 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.75%) F#
7 1 (1.75%) Go
7 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.75%) R
7 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) TIBCO
2 10 (17.54%) ION Trading
2 10 (17.54%) Reuters
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.51%) DataSynapse
5 2 (3.51%) Eze Software Group
5 2 (3.51%) MapR
6 1 (1.75%) Adobe
6 1 (1.75%) Apple
6 1 (1.75%) Facebook
6 1 (1.75%) Google
6 1 (1.75%) Informatica
6 1 (1.75%) Solace