The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 50 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing VC++ 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.51% 0.46% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 0.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £333
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -2.50%
VC++
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
217 251 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 46.67% 57.70% 48.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 159 102
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 19
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.20 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing VC++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VC++ Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VC++
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VC++ across the Gloucestershire region.

VC++ Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VC++
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VC++ across the Gloucestershire region.

VC++ Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VC++
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VC++ within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Cheltenham - 3 £325 - 2
Tewkesbury - 1 £325 -
VC++
South West

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VC++.

1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) UML
4 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (30.00%) FinalBuilder
5 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (30.00%) VB6
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) VB
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (30.00%) MS Access
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) ASN.1
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) Electronics
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) MSTest
6 2 (20.00%) Regression Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (20.00%) GCC
7 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) FinalBuilder
1 3 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (20.00%) GCC
2 2 (20.00%) MSTest
2 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) C++ Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VB
2 3 (30.00%) VB6
3 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Borland