The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 19 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing C++ 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.79% 1.89% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.93% 4.17% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £385 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
C++
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 24 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 42.42% 45.28% 63.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 48
Median daily rate £385 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £193 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

C++
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

C++
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 30 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
Belfast -1 5 £385 -3.75% 5
C++
Northern Ireland

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for C++.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Front Office
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Migration

C++
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (60.00%) Front Office
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Equity Derivative
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Belfast, County Antrim
Computer People
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £360.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £420.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago