Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for VC++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VC++ over the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Microsoft Visual C++
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 246 268
Rank change year-on-year +1 +22 -
Contract jobs citing VC++ 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.014% 0.030% 0.044%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.027% 0.060% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
City of London median daily rate - £468 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.54% -
Central London median daily rate - £468 £465
% change year-on-year - +0.54% -28.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

VC++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3731 3325 4275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 52.64% 50.42% 46.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3097 2800 3584
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £650 £663
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 22
City of London median hourly rate £22.99 £27.50 £26.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.39% +5.42% +30.43%
10th Percentile £15.12 £16.06 £16.10
90th Percentile £39.10 £55.19 £53.70
Central London median hourly rate £24.49 £27.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year -10.96% +5.42% +30.43%

VC++
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing VC++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for VC++ in the City of London

VC++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VC++ in the City of London

VC++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VC++ in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for VC++.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) API Development

VC++
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) API Development
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle