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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 429 415 422
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 6 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.094% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.099% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 18
Median daily rate £600 £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £490 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £750 £765
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 -
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior C++ 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
21443 22185 23279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15237 15665 16113
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £617 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 350 441
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Croydon - 1 £365 -
Senior C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (61.54%) Multithreading
3 7 (53.85%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) OO
5 5 (38.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) SDLC
6 4 (30.77%) Banking
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) Fixed Income
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) Front Office
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (23.08%) Low Latency
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
7 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (23.08%) Cross-Platform Development
8 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
8 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) WPF
8 2 (15.38%) Subversion
8 2 (15.38%) Data Structures

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 2 (15.38%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MetaTrader
1 1 (7.69%) SunGard Martini
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Front Office
2 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) WPF
2 2 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Fixed Income
3 3 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
4 2 (15.38%) CUDA
4 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
4 2 (15.38%) GPGPU
4 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Multithreading
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Cross-Platform Development
3 3 (23.08%) Low Latency
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (7.69%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) VC++
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) SunGard
1 1 (7.69%) Sybase