The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 399 400 338
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -62
Contract jobs citing VC++ 18 26 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.10% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.26% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 53
Average daily rate
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£625 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £503 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £355 £304
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +16.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 - £40.00
VC++
England

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10004 10157 9317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.70% 40.97% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7600 7352 6656
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 90 108
Average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.80 £52.82 £50.00
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 London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VC++ across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VC++ Jobs Demand Trend in London

VC++
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VC++ Daily Rate Trend in London

VC++
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VC++ across the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

VC++ Daily Rate Histogram in London

VC++
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VC++ Hourly Rate Trend in London

VC++
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VC++ within the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
City of London +19 1 £325 -43.47% 2
Southwark - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
VC++
England

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 31 (96.88%) C++
2 25 (78.13%) Windows
3 16 (50.00%) Python
4 15 (46.88%) Linux
5 14 (43.75%) SQL
6 13 (40.63%) Degree
7 12 (37.50%) Fixed Income
8 11 (34.38%) OO
8 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (31.25%) C
9 10 (31.25%) Finance
10 9 (28.13%) Front Office
10 9 (28.13%) VB
10 9 (28.13%) Java
10 9 (28.13%) Perl
10 9 (28.13%) PHP
10 9 (28.13%) Shell Script
10 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
10 9 (28.13%) Network Architecture
10 9 (28.13%) GDB
10 9 (28.13%) Derivative
10 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
10 9 (28.13%) Digital Forensics
11 8 (25.00%) Investment Banking
11 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (25.00%) Oracle
11 8 (25.00%) Banking
12 7 (21.88%) Subversion
12 7 (21.88%) FpML
12 7 (21.88%) Regression Testing

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
1 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
2 6 (18.75%) Big Data
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) GDB
2 7 (21.88%) Subversion
2 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Front Office
3 8 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 8 (25.00%) Banking
4 6 (18.75%) Law
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.13%) Electronics
5 1 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Chief Technology Officer
4 6 (18.75%) Quantitative Developer
5 5 (15.63%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) C# Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) Server Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) IT Director
7 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) C# Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) FpML
1 7 (21.88%) STL
1 7 (21.88%) XML
1 7 (21.88%) XSLT
1 7 (21.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) WCF
3 2 (6.25%) WPF
3 2 (6.25%) WinForms
3 2 (6.25%) MFC
3 2 (6.25%) Rendezvous
4 1 (3.13%) VCL
4 1 (3.13%) OpenGL
4 1 (3.13%) DirectX
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.13%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Fixed Income
2 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (28.13%) Derivative
4 7 (21.88%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
6 2 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (6.25%) Equities
6 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) OO
2 9 (28.13%) Network Architecture
2 9 (28.13%) Digital Forensics
3 7 (21.88%) Regression Testing
3 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
3 7 (21.88%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (18.75%) Analytics
5 5 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 4 (12.50%) Cyber Security
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.25%) Validation
8 2 (6.25%) OOD
9 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) C++
2 16 (50.00%) Python
3 14 (43.75%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) C
5 9 (28.13%) VB
5 9 (28.13%) Java
5 9 (28.13%) Perl
5 9 (28.13%) PHP
5 9 (28.13%) Shell Script
5 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.50%) C#
7 3 (9.38%) VBA
8 2 (6.25%) C++/CLI
9 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
2 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) CISSP
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) 29West
2 2 (6.25%) Perforce
2 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
2 2 (6.25%) Reuters
2 2 (6.25%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.13%) Borland
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £600 - 700 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago