The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual C++
England / South East
Rank - 251 252
Contract jobs citing VC++ 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.012% 0.097%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.035% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £468 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2391 2848 3174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.94% 34.33% 34.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1439 1798 1791
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 124 108
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.81 £16.06 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.40 £47.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VC++ Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VC++
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

VC++ Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VC++
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

VC++ Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VC++
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 South East region with a requirement for VC++.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) VB6
3 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) DB2
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Games
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Qt
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) OpenGL

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (66.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Games Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ GUI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Games Developer
3 1 (16.67%) GUI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Visual C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
2 1 (16.67%) Qt
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) VB
3 4 (66.67%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle