Period
to 13 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an Investment Banking C++ Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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++ Developer - Investment Banking
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring an Investment Banking C++ Developer 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.47% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Belfast median daily rate £450 - -
County Antrim median daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Belfast
Contract vacancies in Belfast with a recognized job title 517 284 108
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 96.93% 90.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 179 65
Belfast median daily rate £420 £355 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.31% +15.45% -1.60%
10th Percentile £291 £163 £98
90th Percentile £538 £460 £475
County Antrim median daily rate £420 £355 £308
% change year-on-year +18.31% +15.45% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 3
Belfast median hourly rate £14.00 £13.63 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.75% -10.66% -8.79%
10th Percentile £10.05 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £20.25 £19.80 £17.49
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year -1.75% -6.56% +2.62%

Investment Banking C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings that featured Investment Banking C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking C++ Developer in Belfast

Investment Banking C++ Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Investment Banking C++ Developer in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking C++ Developer in Belfast

Investment Banking C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, Investment Banking 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 Belfast region featuring Investment Banking C++ Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
1 8 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 8 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 8 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 7 (87.50%) Market Making
2 7 (87.50%) Virtual Team
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Electronic Trading
2 7 (87.50%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Front Office
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 7 (87.50%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Asynchronous Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures

Investment Banking C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
1 8 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Virtual Team
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 8 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (87.50%) Electronic Trading
2 7 (87.50%) Market Making
2 7 (87.50%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Asynchronous Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (87.50%) Degree