The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had C++ Quantitative Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 636 633 572
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -61
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 7 8 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.014% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.015% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 42
Median daily rate £650 £650 £650
90% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £500 £600
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £710 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50276 53000 51116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32796 33319 31430
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1494 2025 2060
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

C++ Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured C++ Quantitative Developer in the job title.

C++ Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C++ Quantitative Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer within the UK.

C++ Quantitative Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
London +15 7 £650 - 7
England +8 7 £650 - 7
City of London +40 1 - - 4

C++ Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, C++ Quantitative 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 featuring C++ Quantitative Developer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (46.88%) Fixed Income
3 14 (43.75%) Finance
4 13 (40.63%) Python
4 13 (40.63%) Derivative
5 12 (37.50%) C#
6 11 (34.38%) VBA
6 11 (34.38%) PhD
7 10 (31.25%) Front Office
7 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
8 9 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (28.13%) OO
9 6 (18.75%) Migration
10 5 (15.63%) Quantitative Finance
10 5 (15.63%) Physics
10 5 (15.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 5 (15.63%) Banking
11 4 (12.50%) Degree
11 4 (12.50%) MATLAB
11 4 (12.50%) OOP
11 4 (12.50%) Java
11 4 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
12 3 (9.38%) Risk Analytics
12 3 (9.38%) Analytics
12 3 (9.38%) .NET
12 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
12 3 (9.38%) Credit Risk
12 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (9.38%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking

C++ Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) KDB
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) Front Office
3 5 (15.63%) Banking
4 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (3.13%) COM
2 1 (3.13%) Esper
2 1 (3.13%) NumPy
2 1 (3.13%) Pandas
2 1 (3.13%) Pyramid
2 1 (3.13%) SciPy
2 1 (3.13%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Fixed Income
2 13 (40.63%) Derivative
3 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
4 9 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (15.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 5 (15.63%) Physics
6 3 (9.38%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (9.38%) Credit Risk
7 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (6.25%) Statistics
8 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
8 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
8 1 (3.13%) Equities
8 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
8 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
8 1 (3.13%) Swaptions
8 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) OO
2 6 (18.75%) Migration
3 5 (15.63%) Quantitative Finance
4 4 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (12.50%) OOP
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.13%) Low Latency
7 1 (3.13%) Monte Carlo Method
7 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.13%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.13%) Stress Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (40.63%) Python
3 12 (37.50%) C#
4 11 (34.38%) VBA
5 4 (12.50%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) MATLAB
6 2 (6.25%) C
6 2 (6.25%) R
6 2 (6.25%) SQL
6 2 (6.25%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) C++/CLI
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.13%) VB6
7 1 (3.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) PhD
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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