The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank - - 105
Contract jobs citing VC++ 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £278 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.61% +0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
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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 West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
752 776 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.24% 30.65% 33.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 442 413
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 14
Average hourly rate £23.75 £21.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -28.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.92 £74.30 £40.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

VC++ Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VC++
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

VC++ Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

VC++
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

VC++ Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

VC++
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) WebGL
3 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MFC
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) WebGL
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) MFC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript