The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had C++/Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Java Developer
England / London
Rank 382 414 388
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -26
Contract jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 21 2 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.010% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.010% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 26
Median daily rate £600 £500 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £644 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £413 £379
% change year-on-year
-21.21% +8.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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
18146 19966 19997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.10% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12978 14043 14217
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 £275
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 237 310 345
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

C++/Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++/Java Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 21 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 - 2 £688 - 5
Canary Wharf - 1 £513 -
C++/Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, C++/Java 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++/Java Developer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) C++
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (56.52%) Linux
3 21 (45.65%) OO
4 19 (41.30%) Finance
5 18 (39.13%) Banking
6 17 (36.96%) Unix
7 13 (28.26%) SQL
7 13 (28.26%) C#
7 13 (28.26%) Oracle
8 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
8 12 (26.09%) Investment Banking
8 12 (26.09%) Release Management
9 11 (23.91%) HTML
9 11 (23.91%) CSS
9 11 (23.91%) XSLT
10 10 (21.74%) XML
10 10 (21.74%) STL
10 10 (21.74%) Python
10 10 (21.74%) Perl
10 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
10 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (19.57%) C
11 9 (19.57%) JSP
11 9 (19.57%) EJB
11 9 (19.57%) J2EE
11 9 (19.57%) Web Services
11 9 (19.57%) UML
11 9 (19.57%) XML Schema
11 9 (19.57%) Swing

C++/Java 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 3 (6.52%) Apache Spark
1 3 (6.52%) SAS
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (2.17%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) Google Analytics
1 2 (4.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Big Data
2 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.52%) KDB
2 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.35%) Tick Data
4 1 (2.17%) Kdb+
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) OLTP
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Gradle
1 2 (4.35%) Subversion
1 2 (4.35%) Travis CI
1 2 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 18 (39.13%) Banking
3 12 (26.09%) Investment Banking
4 8 (17.39%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) CSS
1 11 (23.91%) HTML
1 11 (23.91%) XSLT
2 10 (21.74%) STL
2 10 (21.74%) XML
3 9 (19.57%) EJB
3 9 (19.57%) J2EE
3 9 (19.57%) JSP
3 9 (19.57%) Swing
3 9 (19.57%) Web Services
3 9 (19.57%) XML Schema
4 3 (6.52%) Dropwizard
4 3 (6.52%) JSON
5 2 (4.35%) HTML5
5 2 (4.35%) Kafka
5 2 (4.35%) Node.js
5 2 (4.35%) REST
5 2 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (4.35%) Sass
5 2 (4.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Equities
2 6 (13.04%) Algorithms
2 6 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (13.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (8.70%) Derivative
3 4 (8.70%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.52%) Physics
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) Market Risk
5 2 (4.35%) User Experience
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.17%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Linux
2 17 (36.96%) Unix
3 8 (17.39%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) OO
2 12 (26.09%) Release Management
3 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 9 (19.57%) UML
5 7 (15.22%) Analytics
6 6 (13.04%) Electronic Trading
6 6 (13.04%) Multithreading
6 6 (13.04%) OOD
7 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.52%) Coaching
8 3 (6.52%) OOP
8 3 (6.52%) Risk Analytics
8 3 (6.52%) SDLC
9 2 (4.35%) Data Analytics
9 2 (4.35%) Low Latency
9 2 (4.35%) Market Making
9 2 (4.35%) Memory Management
9 2 (4.35%) Service Design
9 2 (4.35%) Stochastic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C++
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (28.26%) C#
2 13 (28.26%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.74%) Perl
4 10 (21.74%) Python
5 9 (19.57%) C
6 5 (10.87%) Scala
7 4 (8.70%) Ruby
8 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.52%) Go
9 2 (4.35%) MATLAB
9 2 (4.35%) Rust
9 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Ansible
1 2 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Sybase
3 3 (6.52%) Bloomberg
3 3 (6.52%) Google
4 2 (4.35%) MapR
5 1 (2.17%) Adobe
5 1 (2.17%) DataSynapse
5 1 (2.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) ION Trading
5 1 (2.17%) Solace
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