The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 21 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing C++ 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.52% 1.69% 4.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.47% 3.70% 7.41%
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 £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
C++
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59 27 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 41.55% 45.76% 62.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 22 49
Median daily rate £385 £315 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £455 £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 Northern Ireland

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

C++
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++ within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
County Antrim -2 5 £385 -3.75% 3
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Northern Ireland 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 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:

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
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