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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 537 572 537
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -35
Contract jobs citing VC++ 44 13 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.028% 0.075%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.074% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 6 21
Average daily rate £338 £313 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £644 £350 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £304 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 £28.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -28.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £16.95 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.55 £43.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
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
17933 17670 17036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.58% 37.97% 37.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12294 11854 10829
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 479 402 462
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.85 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.39 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VC++ within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +19 25 £470 +44.61%
South West +10 13 £325 - 3
North West - 4 - - 7
South East +5 2 £434 +44.58% 4
VC++
UK

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 68 (100.00%) C++
2 50 (73.53%) Windows
3 44 (64.71%) C#
4 34 (50.00%) Oracle
4 34 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 31 (45.59%) SQL
6 30 (44.12%) .NET
7 26 (38.24%) MFC
8 25 (36.76%) OO
9 22 (32.35%) Front Office
10 19 (27.94%) Finance
10 19 (27.94%) Security Cleared
11 18 (26.47%) Linux
12 17 (25.00%) ATL
12 17 (25.00%) Relational Database
13 16 (23.53%) Derivative
13 16 (23.53%) SC Cleared
14 15 (22.06%) C
15 14 (20.59%) MySQL
15 14 (20.59%) Python
15 14 (20.59%) RDBMS
16 13 (19.12%) Degree
17 12 (17.65%) OpenLink
17 12 (17.65%) Endur
17 12 (17.65%) Unix
17 12 (17.65%) OOP
17 12 (17.65%) STL
17 12 (17.65%) Perl
17 12 (17.65%) Multithreading
17 12 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (1.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Endur
2 1 (1.47%) AWD
2 1 (1.47%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) ASN.1
1 1 (1.47%) Firewall
1 1 (1.47%) GSM
1 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 14 (20.59%) MySQL
3 14 (20.59%) RDBMS
4 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.88%) MS Access
6 1 (1.47%) Big Data
6 1 (1.47%) DB2
6 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.29%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.94%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.94%) MSTest
4 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.47%) PVCS
4 1 (1.47%) Subversion
4 1 (1.47%) Xcode
General
1 22 (32.35%) Front Office
2 19 (27.94%) Finance
3 11 (16.18%) Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Electronics
5 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.94%) Retail
6 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (57.35%) Developer
2 25 (36.76%) C++ Developer
3 18 (26.47%) Systems Engineer
4 14 (20.59%) Implementation Engineer
5 13 (19.12%) Front Office Developer
6 11 (16.18%) C# Developer
6 11 (16.18%) Front Office C++ Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.41%) C++/C# Developer
9 3 (4.41%) C++/Java Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Visual C++ Developer
10 2 (2.94%) C++ Software Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Database Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Software Test Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Systems Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Systems Test Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Test Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.12%) .NET
2 26 (38.24%) MFC
3 17 (25.00%) ATL
4 12 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 12 (17.65%) STL
5 11 (16.18%) XML
6 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 6 (8.82%) WCF
8 5 (7.35%) WPF
9 4 (5.88%) Web Services
10 3 (4.41%) JMS
11 2 (2.94%) CSS
11 2 (2.94%) CSS3
11 2 (2.94%) HTML
11 2 (2.94%) HTML5
11 2 (2.94%) JDBC
11 2 (2.94%) JNDI
11 2 (2.94%) XSD
12 1 (1.47%) FIX Protocol
12 1 (1.47%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Derivative
2 11 (16.18%) Biometrics
3 9 (13.24%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.88%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.94%) User Experience
6 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.47%) iSeries
6 1 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 50 (73.53%) Windows
2 18 (26.47%) Linux
3 12 (17.65%) Unix
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) OO
2 12 (17.65%) Multithreading
2 12 (17.65%) OOP
3 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.18%) Integration Testing
3 11 (16.18%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (14.71%) ETRM
5 9 (13.24%) Risk Management
6 6 (8.82%) Analytics
7 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.88%) Data Validation
8 4 (5.88%) MVC
8 4 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (5.88%) Requirements Management
8 4 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.88%) Validation
9 3 (4.41%) Data Architecture
9 3 (4.41%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) C++
2 44 (64.71%) C#
3 31 (45.59%) SQL
4 15 (22.06%) C
5 14 (20.59%) Python
6 12 (17.65%) Perl
7 11 (16.18%) Shell Script
8 6 (8.82%) Java
8 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.35%) VB
10 4 (5.88%) MATLAB
10 4 (5.88%) R
10 4 (5.88%) VBA
11 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.47%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (27.94%) Security Cleared
2 16 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 13 (19.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO 14001
1 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) Oracle
2 12 (17.65%) OpenLink
3 5 (7.35%) IBM
3 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco
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