The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior C++ Developer
England / London
Rank 397 407 398
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 8 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.019% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.020% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 9
Median daily rate £713 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £585 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £785 £641 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +26.00%

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
18361 20062 20287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.10% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13139 14193 14289
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 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 305 335
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Senior C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior C++ Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Senior C++ Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Senior C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 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 - 3 £785 -
Senior C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Banking
4 6 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (33.33%) Derivative
5 5 (27.78%) Unix
5 5 (27.78%) C
5 5 (27.78%) Fixed Income
6 4 (22.22%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) Front Office
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) Electronic Trading
6 4 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
6 4 (22.22%) Low Latency
7 3 (16.67%) Data Structures
7 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (16.67%) DataSynapse
7 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
7 3 (16.67%) Python
7 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Senior 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 3 (16.67%) DataSynapse
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) NGN
2 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) CouchDB
2 1 (5.56%) KDB
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Front Office
4 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (11.11%) Back Office
5 2 (11.11%) Games
5 2 (11.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 3 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) Pandas
3 2 (11.11%) STL
3 2 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (11.11%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) JMS
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Derivative
2 5 (27.78%) Fixed Income
3 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
4 3 (16.67%) Data Structures
5 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.11%) CUDA
5 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (11.11%) GPGPU
5 2 (11.11%) Grid Computing
5 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
5 2 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.56%) Fintech
6 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
6 1 (5.56%) iPhone
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (5.56%) Social Gaming
6 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) Electronic Trading
3 4 (22.22%) Low Latency
3 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) Algorithmic Trading
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 2 (11.11%) Network Packet Capture
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) C
4 4 (22.22%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) Perl
7 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.56%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Google
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.56%) Cognizant
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Reuters
3 1 (5.56%) Solace