The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 557 518 510
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -8
Contract jobs citing VC++ 21 44 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.23% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 42
Average daily rate
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£563 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £275 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £710 £648
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.90% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £36.25 £38.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £31.75 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £42.55 £40.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
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
18856 19016 20040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.45% 39.53% 37.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12151 12159 12181
Average daily rate £398 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 514 713
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.72 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VC++ across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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++
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VC++ across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

VC++ Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VC++ within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 14 £600 +4.34% 9
South East -5 6 £425 +7.59% 3
South West -33 1 - - 9
West Midlands - - - - 3
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
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VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 35 (87.50%) C++
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
3 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (45.00%) Fixed Income
4 15 (37.50%) Finance
5 14 (35.00%) C#
6 13 (32.50%) .NET
6 13 (32.50%) Windows
7 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (27.50%) XML
8 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (27.50%) Integration Testing
9 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 10 (25.00%) Front Office
10 9 (22.50%) Subversion
10 9 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (22.50%) Degree
10 9 (22.50%) Oracle
10 9 (22.50%) MFC
10 9 (22.50%) VBA
10 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 7 (17.50%) C
12 7 (17.50%) XSLT
12 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (17.50%) STL
12 7 (17.50%) FpML
12 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
12 7 (17.50%) Derivative
12 7 (17.50%) Interest Rate Derivative

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
4 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
4 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (7.50%) MySQL
7 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.50%) DB2
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Subversion
2 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) MSTest
3 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 2 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Front Office
3 4 (10.00%) Electronics
4 3 (7.50%) Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.50%) Automotive
6 1 (2.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Programmer
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (5.00%) Front Office Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) C# Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) .NET
2 11 (27.50%) XML
3 9 (22.50%) MFC
4 7 (17.50%) XSLT
4 7 (17.50%) FpML
4 7 (17.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (17.50%) STL
5 5 (12.50%) WPF
5 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (10.00%) HTML
6 4 (10.00%) CSS
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (7.50%) WCF
8 2 (5.00%) WinForms
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (5.00%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Fixed Income
2 7 (17.50%) Derivative
2 7 (17.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 3 (7.50%) Robotics
4 2 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.00%) Device Driver
4 2 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.50%) Handset
5 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.50%) Animation
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.50%) iPhone
5 1 (2.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Android
4 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.50%) UNIX
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Integration Testing
2 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
4 7 (17.50%) Regression Testing
5 5 (12.50%) OO
6 4 (10.00%) MVC
6 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (7.50%) Quantitative Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) OOD
8 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.00%) UML
8 2 (5.00%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.50%) Memory Management
9 1 (2.50%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (2.50%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) C++
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) C#
4 9 (22.50%) VBA
5 7 (17.50%) C
6 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (5.00%) C++/CLI
7 2 (5.00%) Python
8 1 (2.50%) Perl
8 1 (2.50%) PHP
8 1 (2.50%) Java
8 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.00%) Reuters
3 2 (5.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (5.00%) Perforce
3 2 (5.00%) 29West
4 1 (2.50%) Sybase
4 1 (2.50%) Intel
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