The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 433 432 419
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing VC++ 1 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.004% 0.051%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.010% 0.010% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 12
Median daily rate £550 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £278
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - £35.00
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
9734 10003 9822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.97% 42.46% 41.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7316 7312 7030
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 91 67
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -19.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £16.47 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing VC++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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++
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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 London region with a requirement for VC++.

1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) .NET
4 7 (58.33%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) Front Office
5 6 (50.00%) ATL
5 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) MFC
5 6 (50.00%) Banking
5 6 (50.00%) Derivative
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (33.33%) VB
6 4 (33.33%) STL
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (25.00%) OpenLink
7 3 (25.00%) Endur
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) OOP
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) ETRM
7 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
8 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 2 (16.67%) R
8 2 (16.67%) VBA
8 2 (16.67%) Change Management

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Front Office
3 6 (50.00%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) C++ Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Front Office C++ Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Quantitative Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Visual C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ATL
2 6 (50.00%) MFC
3 4 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (33.33%) STL
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) ETRM
3 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (25.00%) OOP
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (8.33%) Market Making
5 1 (8.33%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) R
4 2 (16.67%) VBA
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) OpenLink
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase