The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 71 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VC++ 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.35% - 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
-5.83% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +8.75%
VC++
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
330 351 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.64% 40.72% 35.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 267 210
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 8
Average hourly rate £38.00 £44.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.13 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VC++ across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VC++ Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VC++
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VC++ Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

VC++
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VC++ Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

VC++
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing VC++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VC++.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) PVCS
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing VC++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VC++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) PVCS
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle