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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 134 145 125
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Contract jobs citing VC++ 14 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.031% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 0.083% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Average daily rate £325 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £304 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £43.50 £43.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +8.75%
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
1171 1208 890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.12% 37.43% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 775 535
Average daily rate £370 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 75 45
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.80 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Devon - 6 £333 -
Bristol - 3 £275 -
Gloucestershire +13 2 - - 4
VC++
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) OO
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) MFC
4 6 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
7 2 (14.29%) MSTest
7 2 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (14.29%) ISO 14001
7 2 (14.29%) Data Management
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
8 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
8 1 (7.14%) Python
8 1 (7.14%) GSM
8 1 (7.14%) PVCS
8 1 (7.14%) C
8 1 (7.14%) Subversion
8 1 (7.14%) Electronics
8 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (7.14%) ASN.1
1 1 (7.14%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MSTest
1 2 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) PVCS
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C++ Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 14001
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
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