The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 605 603 577
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Contract jobs citing VC++ 15 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.030% 0.040%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.078% 0.078% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 14
Median daily rate £330 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £248 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £510 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £273
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -
VC++
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 England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19320 19272 18148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.11% 38.50% 37.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13451 13116 11958
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 388 397
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.46 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VC++ Jobs Demand Trend in England

VC++
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VC++ Daily Rate Trend in England

VC++
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VC++ Hourly Rate Trend in England

VC++
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VC++ within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
South West +8 8 £330 -14.83% 1
London -5 3 - - 7
South East -11 1 £350 +16.66% 9
West Midlands -31 1 £325 +8.33% 1
North West - 1 - -
VC++
UK

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VC++ 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 England region with a requirement for VC++.

1 48 (100.00%) C++
2 28 (58.33%) Windows
3 25 (52.08%) C#
4 24 (50.00%) OO
5 23 (47.92%) .NET
6 22 (45.83%) Oracle
7 17 (35.42%) MFC
7 17 (35.42%) Finance
8 15 (31.25%) RDBMS
8 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 15 (31.25%) Relational Database
9 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (27.08%) Front Office
11 12 (25.00%) XML
11 12 (25.00%) ATL
11 12 (25.00%) Multithreading
12 11 (22.92%) Derivative
12 11 (22.92%) STL
13 10 (20.83%) SQL
13 10 (20.83%) VB
13 10 (20.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 9 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
14 9 (18.75%) OpenLink
14 9 (18.75%) Endur
15 8 (16.67%) Management Information System
15 8 (16.67%) OOP
15 8 (16.67%) ETRM
15 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
16 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
16 7 (14.58%) C

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) ASN.1
1 3 (6.25%) Internet
1 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) RDBMS
1 15 (31.25%) Relational Database
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.25%) MS Access
4 1 (2.08%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (6.25%) FinalBuilder
4 3 (6.25%) Maven
4 3 (6.25%) WiX
5 2 (4.17%) GCC
5 2 (4.17%) MSTest
6 1 (2.08%) Subversion
6 1 (2.08%) Xcode
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Front Office
3 6 (12.50%) Banking
4 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Developer
2 26 (54.17%) C++ Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Front Office Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Front Office C++ Developer
5 6 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Embedded Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior C++ Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Visual C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) .NET
2 17 (35.42%) MFC
3 12 (25.00%) ATL
3 12 (25.00%) XML
4 11 (22.92%) STL
5 10 (20.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.08%) COM
7 1 (2.08%) POCO
7 1 (2.08%) WCF
7 1 (2.08%) Web Services
7 1 (2.08%) WinForms
7 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Derivative
2 8 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Biometrics
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) OO
2 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 8 (16.67%) ETRM
4 8 (16.67%) OOP
5 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.42%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (10.42%) Requirements Management
6 5 (10.42%) UML
7 4 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.25%) Scrum
9 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.17%) Change Management
9 2 (4.17%) Integration Testing
9 2 (4.17%) Regression Analysis
9 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.08%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (52.08%) C#
3 10 (20.83%) SQL
3 10 (20.83%) VB
4 7 (14.58%) C
5 6 (12.50%) VB6
6 4 (8.33%) Java
7 2 (4.17%) Python
7 2 (4.17%) R
7 2 (4.17%) VBA
8 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Oracle
2 9 (18.75%) OpenLink
3 7 (14.58%) IBM
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) Borland
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