Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C++
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 37 33
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 -1
Contract jobs citing C++ 12 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 4.21% 1.27% 4.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.00% 2.72% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 9
Canary Wharf median daily rate £625 £325 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +92.31% -39.53% -17.31%
10th Percentile £468 £313 £358
90th Percentile £771 £548 £695
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £625 £325 £575
% change year-on-year +92.31% -43.48% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 150 147 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 52.63% 46.67% 43.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 108 105
Canary Wharf median daily rate £560 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.44% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £389 £313 £358
90th Percentile £700 £625 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £563 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Canary Wharf

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C++ in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Canary Wharf

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C++ in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for C++.

1 7 (58.33%) C
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
4 4 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (33.33%) Nucleus RTOS
4 4 (33.33%) Retail
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 4 (33.33%) NUnit
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 4 (33.33%) Electronic Trading

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) KDB
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Kdb+
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) NUnit
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
3 2 (16.67%) ReSharper
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (8.33%) Ant
4 1 (8.33%) Gradle
4 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Linux Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Developer
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) KDB Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 4 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
1 4 (33.33%) React Native
2 3 (25.00%) Code First Entity Framework
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (8.33%) Ultra Messaging
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Derivative
3 1 (8.33%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Android
2 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (33.33%) Nucleus RTOS
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
3 4 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
3 4 (33.33%) Kanban
3 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (25.00%) Database Tuning
4 3 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
7 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (8.33%) Python
7 1 (8.33%) R
7 1 (8.33%) Scala
7 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Solace
2 1 (8.33%) Bloomberg
2 1 (8.33%) Perforce
2 1 (8.33%) Reuters
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Talarian
2 1 (8.33%) TIBCO