The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 401 377 407
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +30
Contract jobs citing VC++ 11 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.045% 0.056% 0.057%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 14
Average daily rate £450 £375 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £28.50
Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9782 8774 10499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.43% 40.61% 37.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7143 6354 7145
Average daily rate £425 £450 £434
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 100 118
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £17.86 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £48.56 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
VC++
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -16 1 £400 -8.57% 2
Croydon - 1 £385 - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
VC++
England

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (91.67%) C++
2 15 (62.50%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 9 (37.50%) Derivative
4 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (29.17%) Fixed Income
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (29.17%) VBA
5 7 (29.17%) MFC
5 7 (29.17%) Windows
5 7 (29.17%) Degree
5 7 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (25.00%) Linux
6 6 (25.00%) C#
6 6 (25.00%) Banking
7 5 (20.83%) Migration
7 5 (20.83%) Front Office
7 5 (20.83%) UNIX
8 4 (16.67%) OO
8 4 (16.67%) Solaris
8 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (16.67%) .NET
8 4 (16.67%) CSS
8 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (12.50%) TDD
9 3 (12.50%) Subversion
9 3 (12.50%) HTML

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) DB2
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.17%) MS Access
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) LLVM
2 1 (4.17%) Hudson
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Front Office
4 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) C++ Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Server Support
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Access Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience Developer
5 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) MFC
2 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (8.33%) jQuery
4 2 (8.33%) Ajax
4 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
4 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) JSP
5 1 (4.17%) STL
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Derivative
2 7 (29.17%) Fixed Income
3 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (12.50%) Market Risk
4 3 (12.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.17%) CUDA
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.17%) Physics
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) UNIX
4 4 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Quantitative Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Workflow
7 1 (4.17%) BCP
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.17%) ETL
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Cash Management
7 1 (4.17%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C++
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) VBA
4 6 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.17%) Java
7 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (4.17%) DataSynapse
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