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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank - 123 122
Contract jobs citing VC++ 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.039% 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £320 £363
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
903 792 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.02% 30.77% 31.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 479 460
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 24 39
Median hourly rate £30.75 £31.47 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +9.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.48 £17.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £37.50
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 West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing VC++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for VC++.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

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

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree