The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 50 69 48
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 15 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.33% 0.34% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 0.36% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 9
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £39.50 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+4.11% -17.70%
C++ Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
608 832 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.26% 95.52% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 443 365
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 27 16
Median hourly rate £13.59 £31.35 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.65% +132.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £80.00 £18.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Glasgow region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (70.59%) OOD
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) Perl
4 9 (52.94%) Sybase
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Multithreading
4 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (47.06%) OO
5 8 (47.06%) DB2
5 8 (47.06%) Front Office
5 8 (47.06%) Unix
6 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) Java
6 7 (41.18%) SDLC
7 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
7 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
7 6 (35.29%) Unreal Engine
7 6 (35.29%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (35.29%) V-Ray
7 6 (35.29%) Game Development
7 6 (35.29%) R
7 6 (35.29%) GLSL
7 6 (35.29%) HLSL
7 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
7 6 (35.29%) OpenGL
7 6 (35.29%) DirectX
7 6 (35.29%) Games
7 6 (35.29%) RenderMan

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) DB2
2 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
2 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JUnit
General
1 8 (47.06%) Front Office
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Games
4 5 (29.41%) Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
6 2 (11.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) DirectX
1 6 (35.29%) OpenGL
1 6 (35.29%) Unreal Engine
1 6 (35.29%) V-Ray
2 5 (29.41%) J2SE
3 4 (23.53%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
2 6 (35.29%) Animation
2 6 (35.29%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (35.29%) Mathematics
2 6 (35.29%) Physics
2 6 (35.29%) RenderMan
3 5 (29.41%) Equities
4 3 (17.65%) Derivative
5 2 (11.76%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) OOD
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Multithreading
4 8 (47.06%) OO
5 7 (41.18%) SDLC
6 6 (35.29%) Game Development
7 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
8 4 (23.53%) Database Tuning
8 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
9 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
9 1 (5.88%) SOA
9 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) Perl
3 7 (41.18%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) GLSL
4 6 (35.29%) HLSL
4 6 (35.29%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Sybase
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle