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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 592 601 568
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -33
Contract jobs citing VC++ 22 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.045% 0.043%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 16
Median daily rate £330 £300 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £333
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 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
19101 19304 18235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.76% 37.95% 37.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13351 12996 12213
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 418 403 428
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.65 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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++
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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VC++ within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +6 12 £330 -14.83% 3
London +8 6 £642 +16.72%
North West - 2 - -
West Midlands -12 1 £325 +6.12%
VC++
UK

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 70 (100.00%) C++
2 47 (67.14%) Windows
3 39 (55.71%) C#
4 34 (48.57%) Oracle
5 33 (47.14%) .NET
6 32 (45.71%) OO
7 26 (37.14%) MFC
7 26 (37.14%) SQL Server
8 24 (34.29%) SQL
8 24 (34.29%) Finance
9 22 (31.43%) Relational Database
10 21 (30.00%) Front Office
11 20 (28.57%) RDBMS
12 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (24.29%) ATL
14 16 (22.86%) Derivative
14 16 (22.86%) Multithreading
15 15 (21.43%) STL
16 14 (20.00%) XML
16 14 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
17 13 (18.57%) OpenLink
17 13 (18.57%) Endur
17 13 (18.57%) VB
18 12 (17.14%) OOP
18 12 (17.14%) ETRM
19 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
19 11 (15.71%) Degree
20 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
20 10 (14.29%) Linux

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:

Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Endur
2 1 (1.43%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) ASN.1
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
1 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 22 (31.43%) Relational Database
3 20 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database
5 6 (8.57%) MS Access
6 5 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (4.29%) FinalBuilder
4 3 (4.29%) Maven
4 3 (4.29%) WiX
5 2 (2.86%) GCC
5 2 (2.86%) MSTest
6 1 (1.43%) Xcode
General
1 24 (34.29%) Finance
2 21 (30.00%) Front Office
3 9 (12.86%) Banking
4 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 54 (77.14%) Developer
2 34 (48.57%) C++ Developer
3 14 (20.00%) Front Office Developer
4 12 (17.14%) Front Office C++ Developer
5 11 (15.71%) C# Developer
6 9 (12.86%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (11.43%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Implementation Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Software Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
9 5 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 3 (4.29%) Visual C++ Developer
12 2 (2.86%) Analyst
12 2 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
12 2 (2.86%) Database Developer
12 2 (2.86%) Senior Developer
12 2 (2.86%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.14%) .NET
2 26 (37.14%) MFC
3 17 (24.29%) ATL
4 15 (21.43%) STL
5 14 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 14 (20.00%) XML
6 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.71%) WCF
7 4 (5.71%) WPF
8 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.43%) COM
8 1 (1.43%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.43%) JMS
8 1 (1.43%) POCO
8 1 (1.43%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Derivative
2 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.71%) Biometrics
4 4 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (4.29%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 47 (67.14%) Windows
2 10 (14.29%) Linux
3 5 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) OO
2 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) Multithreading
4 12 (17.14%) ETRM
4 12 (17.14%) OOP
5 8 (11.43%) Risk Management
6 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (8.57%) Requirements Management
8 5 (7.14%) Analytics
8 5 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.14%) UML
9 4 (5.71%) MVC
9 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.29%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (4.29%) Scrum
10 3 (4.29%) Target Operating Model
10 3 (4.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) C++
2 39 (55.71%) C#
3 24 (34.29%) SQL
4 13 (18.57%) VB
5 10 (14.29%) C
6 6 (8.57%) Java
6 6 (8.57%) Python
6 6 (8.57%) VB6
7 5 (7.14%) R
7 5 (7.14%) VBA
8 4 (5.71%) Perl
8 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.29%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.71%) Degree
3 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) ISO 14001
1 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 34 (48.57%) Oracle
2 13 (18.57%) OpenLink
3 8 (11.43%) IBM
4 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.43%) Borland
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco
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