The table below looks at the statistics for the C++/Java 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++/Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++/Java Developer
Rank 395 407 388
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Contract jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 9 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.009% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.010% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate
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£550 £225 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+144.44% -62.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
C++/Java Developer
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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
20300 20960 19771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.11% 92.90% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14079 14727 13313
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 375 441
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

C++/Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

C++/Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

C++/Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C++/Java Developer across the London region.

C++/Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

C++/Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++/Java Developer across the London region.

C++/Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited C++/Java 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++/Java Developer in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) C++
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (61.76%) Front Office
2 21 (61.76%) C#
3 19 (55.88%) Multithreading
4 14 (41.18%) Linux
5 13 (38.24%) SQL
5 13 (38.24%) Finance
6 11 (32.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (29.41%) Grid Computing
8 9 (26.47%) Degree
9 8 (23.53%) Middleware
9 8 (23.53%) Windows
9 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (20.59%) Python
10 7 (20.59%) Low Latency
11 6 (17.65%) TDD
11 6 (17.65%) Banking
12 5 (14.71%) ION Trading
12 5 (14.71%) JNI
12 5 (14.71%) Equities
12 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation
12 5 (14.71%) Electronic Trading
12 5 (14.71%) ION MarketView
12 5 (14.71%) TIBCO
12 5 (14.71%) Rendezvous
12 5 (14.71%) Market Making
12 5 (14.71%) SDLC
13 4 (11.76%) Oracle
13 4 (11.76%) Hedge funds

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited C++/Java 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++/Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Sybase IQ
1 1 (2.94%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.94%) JUnit
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 21 (61.76%) Front Office
2 13 (38.24%) Finance
3 6 (17.65%) Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Middleware
2 5 (14.71%) JNI
2 5 (14.71%) Rendezvous
3 3 (8.82%) WPF
4 1 (2.94%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (29.41%) Grid Computing
3 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (14.71%) Equities
5 4 (11.76%) Hedge funds
6 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
7 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income
8 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.94%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Multithreading
2 7 (20.59%) Low Latency
3 6 (17.65%) TDD
4 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation
4 5 (14.71%) Electronic Trading
4 5 (14.71%) Market Making
4 5 (14.71%) SDLC
5 3 (8.82%) Web Development
5 3 (8.82%) Open Source
5 3 (8.82%) Line Management
5 3 (8.82%) Algorithmic Trading
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) OO
7 1 (2.94%) OOP
7 1 (2.94%) EAI
7 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C++
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (61.76%) C#
3 13 (38.24%) SQL
4 7 (20.59%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) Scala
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) Lua
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) ION Trading
1 5 (14.71%) TIBCO
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Sybase
3 1 (2.94%) Solace