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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 606 633 584
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -49
Contract jobs citing VC++ 16 9 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.017% 0.060%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.079% 0.044% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 18
Median daily rate £400 £313 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -43.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £319 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £319 £260 £425
% change year-on-year
+22.69% -38.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +7.63%
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
20337 20325 19136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.96% 38.47% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14100 13974 12523
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 479 380
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £17.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 East - 8 £325 - 4
London -9 4 £488 +56.00% 3
North West +13 1 - - 1
South West +11 1 £300 -4.00% 2
North East -16 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £275 - 1
VC++
UK

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 31 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (48.39%) Windows
3 13 (41.94%) C
3 13 (41.94%) C#
3 13 (41.94%) VB
4 12 (38.71%) .NET
5 11 (35.48%) SQL
5 11 (35.48%) XML
6 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
6 10 (32.26%) Oracle
7 9 (29.03%) OO
8 8 (25.81%) Finance
8 8 (25.81%) Multithreading
9 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (22.58%) VB6
9 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
9 7 (22.58%) Java
9 7 (22.58%) Internet
10 5 (16.13%) HTML
10 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.13%) Degree
10 5 (16.13%) AWD
11 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
11 4 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (12.90%) Banking
11 4 (12.90%) DB2
11 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
12 3 (9.68%) JCL
12 3 (9.68%) Web Services
12 3 (9.68%) MVS

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 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Internet
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) DB2
3 2 (6.45%) MS Access
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) Maven
2 3 (9.68%) WiX
3 2 (6.45%) FinalBuilder
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) C++ Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Games Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) .NET
2 11 (35.48%) XML
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
4 3 (9.68%) MFC
4 3 (9.68%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.45%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) WCF
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (3.23%) CSS3
6 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.23%) jQuery
6 1 (3.23%) Qt
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) MVS
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) OO
2 8 (25.81%) Multithreading
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Scrum
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.45%) OOP
6 2 (6.45%) TDD
6 2 (6.45%) UML
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.23%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Requirements Management
7 1 (3.23%) System Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Time Management
7 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (41.94%) C
2 13 (41.94%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) VB
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 7 (22.58%) Java
4 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
4 7 (22.58%) VB6
5 3 (9.68%) COBOL
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) JCL
6 2 (6.45%) R
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase