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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual C++
England / London
Rank 394 395 408
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing VC++ 2 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.010% 0.11% 0.019%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.023% 0.27% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 1
Median daily rate £713 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +46.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -2.29%

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
8768 9015 9016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.32% 42.03% 42.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6545 6685 6681
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 62 46
Median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +46.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.65 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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++
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VC++ within the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
City of London -5 1 £725 +65.71%
VC++
England

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 13 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (84.62%) VB
2 11 (84.62%) Java
3 10 (76.92%) COBOL
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) C
3 10 (76.92%) Client/Server
3 10 (76.92%) MVS
3 10 (76.92%) Internet
3 10 (76.92%) JCL
4 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) System Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (23.08%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) Derivative
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) VBA
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) XSD
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) MS Access
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle

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 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) C++ Quantitative Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
5 1 (7.69%) OTC Derivatives Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Qualitative Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Quantitative Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Quantitative Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Visual C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) COM
3 1 (7.69%) FpML
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) XSD
3 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.69%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 1 (7.69%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) MVS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) Contingency Planning
1 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (23.08%) System Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (84.62%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) VB
3 10 (76.92%) C
3 10 (76.92%) COBOL
3 10 (76.92%) JCL
4 2 (15.38%) VBA
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Blue Prism
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle