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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++/Java Developer
Rank 374 396 361
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -35
Contract jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 19 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.021% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.023% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 12
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£650 £375 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% -36.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £270 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £498 £673
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £398 £481
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -17.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
C++/Java 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
20605 21672 19774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.64% 92.94% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14256 14887 13479
Average daily rate £448 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 408 406
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++/Java Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

C++/Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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
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++/Java Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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 - 4 £588 - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Wembley - - - -
C++/Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 37 (100.00%) C++
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) C#
3 22 (59.46%) Multithreading
4 21 (56.76%) Front Office
5 16 (43.24%) Linux
6 15 (40.54%) Finance
7 14 (37.84%) SQL
8 13 (35.14%) Grid Computing
9 11 (29.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (27.03%) Degree
11 9 (24.32%) Python
12 8 (21.62%) Windows
12 8 (21.62%) Middleware
12 8 (21.62%) Low Latency
13 7 (18.92%) Banking
14 5 (13.51%) ION Trading
14 5 (13.51%) JNI
14 5 (13.51%) Equities
14 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (13.51%) Electronic Trading
14 5 (13.51%) ION MarketView
14 5 (13.51%) TIBCO
14 5 (13.51%) Rendezvous
14 5 (13.51%) Business Transformation
14 5 (13.51%) Market Making
15 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (10.81%) OO
15 4 (10.81%) TDD
15 4 (10.81%) Investment Banking

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 1 (2.70%) Jetty
1 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) JUnit
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (56.76%) Front Office
2 15 (40.54%) Finance
3 7 (18.92%) Banking
4 4 (10.81%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) Middleware
2 5 (13.51%) JNI
2 5 (13.51%) Rendezvous
3 1 (2.70%) Spring
3 1 (2.70%) WPF
3 1 (2.70%) jQuery
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Wicket
3 1 (2.70%) Guice
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.70%) REST
3 1 (2.70%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.70%) JAX-RS
3 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Grid Computing
2 11 (29.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (13.51%) Equities
4 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.11%) Fixed Income
5 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
5 3 (8.11%) Open Source
5 3 (8.11%) Hedge funds
6 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.41%) Derivative
7 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Multithreading
2 8 (21.62%) Low Latency
3 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.51%) Electronic Trading
3 5 (13.51%) Business Transformation
3 5 (13.51%) Market Making
4 4 (10.81%) OO
4 4 (10.81%) TDD
5 3 (8.11%) Web Development
5 3 (8.11%) Algorithmic Trading
5 3 (8.11%) OOP
6 1 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.70%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.70%) Time Management
6 1 (2.70%) EAI
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C++
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) C#
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 9 (24.32%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) Lua
5 1 (2.70%) Scala
5 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) Perl
5 1 (2.70%) C
5 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) ION Trading
1 5 (13.51%) TIBCO