The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northern Ireland region that had C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Developer
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 18 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.50% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.83% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £44.05 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-11.46% +10.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland 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
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
230 111 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 95.83% 95.69% 92.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 47 49
Median daily rate £360 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +280.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £40.00 £9.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £40.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

C++ Developer
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 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
County Antrim - 15 £420 -
C++ Developer
UK

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Northern Ireland region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (68.18%) Finance
3 11 (50.00%) Windows
4 10 (45.45%) C
5 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
7 7 (31.82%) UML
7 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
7 7 (31.82%) Banking
8 6 (27.27%) Unix
8 6 (27.27%) Linux
8 6 (27.27%) Low Latency
8 6 (27.27%) Front Office
9 5 (22.73%) Market Making
9 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) Equities
9 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (18.18%) Degree
10 4 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (18.18%) OOP
10 4 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (18.18%) Virtual Team
11 3 (13.64%) Electronic Trading
12 2 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
12 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
12 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
13 1 (4.55%) Java

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) CppUnit
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 6 (27.27%) Front Office
4 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (4.55%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Equities
2 4 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
2 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
2 7 (31.82%) UML
3 6 (27.27%) Low Latency
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Market Making
5 4 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (18.18%) OOP
6 3 (13.64%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Index Arbitrage
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (45.45%) C
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree