The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for VC++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual C++
South West / Bristol
Rank - 73 -
Contract jobs citing VC++ 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £43.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year +22.09% -1.14%  

VC++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 316 302 309
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 38.40% 33.44% 36.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 203 231
Median daily rate £375 £360 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% -6.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £292 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £421 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £49.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.14% +23.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £42.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

VC++
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing VC++ as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VC++ in Bristol

VC++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VC++ in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for VC++ in Bristol

VC++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VC++ in Bristol

VC++
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VC++.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) MS Access
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Access
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) C++ Team Leader
1 4 (80.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) SQL