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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Quant Developer
UK
Rank 555 602 603
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +1
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 31 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.039% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.041% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 18
Median daily rate £675 £675 £645
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £613 £600
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £900 £700
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
42200 49241 49534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27496 31679 30638
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 1662 1940
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

C++ Quantitative Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 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
England +62 31 £675 - 4
London +29 31 £675 - 4
City of London +6 4 £719 -16.66% 1

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 55 (100.00%) C++
2 34 (61.82%) C#
3 24 (43.64%) Fixed Income
4 23 (41.82%) Front Office
5 20 (36.36%) Finance
6 19 (34.55%) OOP
6 19 (34.55%) OO
6 19 (34.55%) Computer Science
7 18 (32.73%) Mathematics
8 17 (30.91%) Python
8 17 (30.91%) Derivative
9 14 (25.45%) PnL Attribution
10 13 (23.64%) Market Risk
10 13 (23.64%) Subversion
11 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (20.00%) Banking
12 11 (20.00%) PhD
13 10 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (18.18%) Windows
13 10 (18.18%) Java
14 9 (16.36%) Linux
14 9 (16.36%) Economics
14 9 (16.36%) SDLC
15 8 (14.55%) Cross-Platform Development
15 8 (14.55%) QA
15 8 (14.55%) Physics
15 8 (14.55%) TeamCity
15 8 (14.55%) Investment Banking
15 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
15 8 (14.55%) Management Information System

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 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Subversion
2 8 (14.55%) TeamCity
3 3 (5.45%) JIRA
General
1 23 (41.82%) Front Office
2 20 (36.36%) Finance
3 11 (20.00%) Banking
4 8 (14.55%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.45%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
1 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (1.82%) COM
1 1 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (1.82%) JNI
1 1 (1.82%) STL
1 1 (1.82%) XML
1 1 (1.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (43.64%) Fixed Income
2 19 (34.55%) Computer Science
3 18 (32.73%) Mathematics
4 17 (30.91%) Derivative
5 13 (23.64%) Market Risk
6 10 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (16.36%) Economics
8 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
8 8 (14.55%) Physics
9 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (7.27%) Credit Risk
9 4 (7.27%) Statistics
10 3 (5.45%) Equities
11 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
11 2 (3.64%) CUDA
11 2 (3.64%) GPGPU
11 2 (3.64%) Grid Computing
11 2 (3.64%) OTC Derivatives
12 1 (1.82%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) OO
1 19 (34.55%) OOP
2 14 (25.45%) PnL Attribution
3 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.36%) SDLC
5 8 (14.55%) Cross-Platform Development
5 8 (14.55%) Migration
5 8 (14.55%) Quality Management
5 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
6 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (12.73%) Risk Management
7 6 (10.91%) Quantitative Finance
8 5 (9.09%) Analytics
8 5 (9.09%) Stochastic Modelling
9 4 (7.27%) Electronic Trading
10 3 (5.45%) Change Control
10 3 (5.45%) Defect Management
10 3 (5.45%) System Testing
10 3 (5.45%) TDD
10 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) C++
2 34 (61.82%) C#
3 17 (30.91%) Python
4 10 (18.18%) Java
5 4 (7.27%) C
5 4 (7.27%) MATLAB
5 4 (7.27%) VBA
6 3 (5.45%) R
7 2 (3.64%) SQL
8 1 (1.82%) Ada
8 1 (1.82%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) PhD
2 7 (12.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle
2 1 (1.82%) ION Trading
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) Sophis
2 1 (1.82%) Sybase
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