The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 163 - 130
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VC++ 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% - 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.077% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £273
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1302 1213 892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.64% 32.74% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 780 515
Median daily rate £385 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 23
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.97% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £18.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.75 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing VC++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VC++ Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VC++
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

VC++ Daily Rate Trend in the North West

VC++
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

VC++ Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

VC++
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VC++ within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Lancashire - 1 - -
VC++
England

VC++
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 North West region with a requirement for VC++.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (71.43%) Requirements Management
3 5 (71.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) VB
4 3 (42.86%) VB6
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Database Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Database Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Information Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) VB
3 3 (42.86%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle