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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Java Developer
Rank 405 384 391
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Contract jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 3 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.15% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.15% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 26 10
Average daily rate £475 £588 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.14% +30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £488 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £625 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £379 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.73% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
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
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (25.00%) Redis
4 3 (25.00%) Line Management
4 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Android
4 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (25.00%) Android Development
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) VC++
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) LLVM

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MetaTrader
1 1 (8.33%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) 4G
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Android Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) Clang
1 1 (8.33%) Gradle
1 1 (8.33%) Hudson
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Xcode
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) JMS
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) Android NDK
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) JDBC
3 1 (8.33%) JNDI
3 1 (8.33%) JNI
3 1 (8.33%) LLVM
3 1 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) EMV
2 1 (8.33%) Exotic Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Android Development
2 3 (25.00%) BDD
2 3 (25.00%) Line Management
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) VC++
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Varnish
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Akamai
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle