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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 628 606 573
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -33
Contract jobs citing VC++ 8 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.029% 0.045%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.040% 0.076% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 13
Median daily rate £328 £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.80% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £240 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £523 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £278
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - £35.00
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
19910 19785 18428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.89% 38.27% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13777 13540 12006
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 400 386
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.09 £19.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 July 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 July 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 +10 3 £335 +11.50% 7
South West 0 2 £328 -12.66%
London +4 1 £550 - 4
West Midlands -33 1 £325 -21.68%
North West - 1 - - 1
VC++
UK

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 40 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (50.00%) Windows
3 17 (42.50%) OO
3 17 (42.50%) C#
4 16 (40.00%) .NET
4 16 (40.00%) Oracle
5 14 (35.00%) Finance
6 12 (30.00%) XML
7 10 (25.00%) VB
7 10 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 9 (22.50%) MFC
9 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 7 (17.50%) ATL
10 7 (17.50%) C
10 7 (17.50%) IBM
10 7 (17.50%) SQL
10 7 (17.50%) Front Office
10 7 (17.50%) Banking
10 7 (17.50%) Multithreading
10 7 (17.50%) Rational DOORS
10 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
11 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (15.00%) VB6
11 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (15.00%) Derivative
11 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
11 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (15.00%) STL

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 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) ASN.1
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 10 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.50%) MS Access
5 1 (2.50%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (17.50%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (7.50%) FinalBuilder
4 3 (7.50%) Maven
4 3 (7.50%) WiX
5 2 (5.00%) GCC
6 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.50%) JIRA
6 1 (2.50%) Subversion
6 1 (2.50%) Xcode
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
2 7 (17.50%) Front Office
3 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) C++ Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Front Office C++ Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Front Office Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Database Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior C++ Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) .NET
2 12 (30.00%) XML
3 9 (22.50%) MFC
4 7 (17.50%) ATL
5 6 (15.00%) STL
6 5 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.50%) COM
7 1 (2.50%) POCO
7 1 (2.50%) WCF
7 1 (2.50%) Web Services
7 1 (2.50%) WinForms
7 1 (2.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Derivative
1 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) OO
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) Multithreading
4 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 4 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) UML
7 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.50%) ETRM
7 3 (7.50%) OOP
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Change Management
8 2 (5.00%) Regression Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.50%) MVC
9 1 (2.50%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (42.50%) C#
3 10 (25.00%) VB
4 7 (17.50%) C
4 7 (17.50%) SQL
5 6 (15.00%) VB6
6 4 (10.00%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) R
7 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.00%) VBA
8 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Degree
3 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) PhD
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) IBM
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) OpenLink
4 1 (2.50%) Borland
4 1 (2.50%) Sybase
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