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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 129 147 145
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Contract jobs citing VC++ 10 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.062% 0.089%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £283 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.74% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £283 £363
% change year-on-year
+41.59% -22.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
1131 1287 1200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.01% 40.06% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 855 748
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £284 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 68 79
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £34.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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++
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Bristol +8 5 £400 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £350 -
Wiltshire - 1 £300 -
VC++
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) MS Access
6 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (20.00%) Electronics
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) jQuery
7 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (10.00%) JIRA
7 1 (10.00%) WCF
7 1 (10.00%) WPF
7 1 (10.00%) RESTful
7 1 (10.00%) HTML5
7 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (10.00%) WinForms
7 1 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) InstallShield
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (10.00%) DCOM

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) MS Access
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C++ Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C++ Team Leader
2 4 (40.00%) C++/C# Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Visual C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) DCOM
1 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) MFC
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) WinForms
1 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) MVC
1 1 (10.00%) OO
1 1 (10.00%) OOP
1 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft