The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 28 June 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++
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 51 48
Contract jobs citing VC++ 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 0.62% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.24% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £300
% change year-on-year +13.63% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +10.25%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 122 242 229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 37.20% 50.21% 52.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 120 140
Median daily rate £394 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.96% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 14
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

VC++
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

VC++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VC++ in Gloucestershire

VC++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VC++ in Gloucestershire