The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 45 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing VC++ 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.49% 0.21% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.07% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £41.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +3.12%
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
228 280 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.51% 58.70% 43.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 181 90
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 17
Average hourly rate £44.10 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.25 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VC++ across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VC++ within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Tewkesbury -1 2 £325 -
Cheltenham - 2 £325 -
VC++
South West

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) UML
4 4 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) ASN.1
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) VB6
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Electronics
6 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) C
6 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) MS Access
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) VB
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (22.22%) MSTest
6 2 (22.22%) Regression Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (22.22%) FinalBuilder
6 2 (22.22%) GCC
6 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) FinalBuilder
1 2 (22.22%) GCC
1 2 (22.22%) MSTest
1 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) C++ Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB
2 2 (22.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Borland