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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 548 525 507
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -18
Contract jobs citing VC++ 30 44 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.23% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 49
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£525 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £275 £319
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -13.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £37.00 £38.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £38.75 £35.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £38.75 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +3.33%
VC++
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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
19322 19076 19960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.97% 39.55% 37.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12584 12304 11983
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £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 391 507 688
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -5 14 £600 +6.66% 5
South East +12 11 £425 +7.59% 2
South West -42 4 - - 8
East of England - 1 - - 3
West Midlands - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - - 1
VC++
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VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 44 (89.80%) C++
2 22 (44.90%) SQL
3 18 (36.73%) Fixed Income
4 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
4 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.65%) C#
6 15 (30.61%) .NET
6 15 (30.61%) Finance
7 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 14 (28.57%) Windows
8 13 (26.53%) Integration Testing
9 11 (22.45%) XML
9 11 (22.45%) C
9 11 (22.45%) Subversion
10 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (20.41%) Front Office
10 10 (20.41%) MFC
10 10 (20.41%) Linux
10 10 (20.41%) Degree
11 9 (18.37%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (18.37%) VBA
11 9 (18.37%) Oracle
11 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
12 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
12 8 (16.33%) Derivative
13 7 (14.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 7 (14.29%) MVC
13 7 (14.29%) Regression Testing

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (4.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (12.24%) PaaS
2 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Wireless
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.12%) MySQL
7 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.04%) MS Access
8 1 (2.04%) DB2
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Subversion
2 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.20%) MSTest
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.08%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.04%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.04%) PVCS
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Front Office
3 6 (12.24%) Electronics
4 4 (8.16%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.16%) Banking
5 3 (6.12%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.04%) Military
6 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) SQL Developer
3 10 (20.41%) C++ Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Software Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Programmer
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (4.08%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Server Support
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.04%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.04%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) .NET
2 11 (22.45%) XML
3 10 (20.41%) MFC
4 7 (14.29%) XSLT
4 7 (14.29%) STL
4 7 (14.29%) FpML
4 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (12.24%) Unity DI Container
5 6 (12.24%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.16%) CSS
7 4 (8.16%) HTML
8 3 (6.12%) ActiveX
8 3 (6.12%) WPF
9 2 (4.08%) WCF
9 2 (4.08%) ISAPI
9 2 (4.08%) Rendezvous
9 2 (4.08%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Fixed Income
2 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (16.33%) Derivative
4 7 (14.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 6 (12.24%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (6.12%) Robotics
6 3 (6.12%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
7 2 (4.08%) Device Driver
7 2 (4.08%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (2.04%) Handset
8 1 (2.04%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (2.04%) Equities
8 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (2.04%) Firmware
8 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
8 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
8 1 (2.04%) Chemistry
8 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Linux
3 5 (10.20%) Android
4 3 (6.12%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.04%) Solaris
5 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 13 (26.53%) Integration Testing
3 9 (18.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (14.29%) MVC
4 7 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.16%) Coaching
7 4 (8.16%) OO
8 3 (6.12%) Migration
8 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.12%) OOD
8 3 (6.12%) Quantitative Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.12%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (4.08%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.08%) TDD
9 2 (4.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) C++
2 22 (44.90%) SQL
3 16 (32.65%) C#
4 11 (22.45%) C
5 9 (18.37%) VBA
6 7 (14.29%) Embedded C
7 5 (10.20%) Python
8 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
9 3 (6.12%) Perl
9 3 (6.12%) Java
10 2 (4.08%) C++/CLI
11 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.04%) Assembly Language
11 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.04%) PHP
11 1 (2.04%) VB
11 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) 29West
3 2 (4.08%) TIBCO
3 2 (4.08%) Reuters
3 2 (4.08%) Bloomberg
3 2 (4.08%) Perforce
4 1 (2.04%) Sony
4 1 (2.04%) Intel
4 1 (2.04%) Siemens
4 1 (2.04%) Sybase
4 1 (2.04%) NorthgateArinso
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