The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 143 138 109
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -29
Contract jobs citing VC++ 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.069% 0.049%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £278 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -30.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.00
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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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1190 1115 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 38.51% 38.65% 33.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 798 737 409
Average daily rate £375 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 51 40
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.47 £20.06 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VC++ across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VC++ Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VC++
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

VC++ Daily Rate Trend in the South West

VC++
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

VC++ Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

VC++
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VC++ within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 4 £375 - 1
VC++
England

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) MFC
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) MS Access
3 3 (60.00%) VB6
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) FinalBuilder
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) UML
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) VxWorks
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Green Hills
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (60.00%) FinalBuilder
2 1 (20.00%) GCC
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) MFC
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Green Hills
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