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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank - 148 149
Contract jobs citing VC++ 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.060% 0.032%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.15% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £306 £278
% change year-on-year
+9.22% +10.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
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 South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1147 1298 1128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.43% 38.71% 36.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 869 718
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 98 48
Median hourly rate £41.50 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.73% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £19.90 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 South West region with a requirement for VC++.

1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) C
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) WiX
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (23.08%) FinalBuilder
4 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) VB6
4 3 (23.08%) Maven
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) VB
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) MS Access
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) Internet
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) ASN.1
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) .NET

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MS Access
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) FinalBuilder
1 3 (23.08%) Maven
1 3 (23.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (23.08%) WiX
2 2 (15.38%) GCC
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) C++ Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C++ Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
1 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
1 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
1 3 (23.08%) OO
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Regression Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) C
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) VB
3 3 (23.08%) VB6
4 2 (15.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Borland