The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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++
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 45 -
Contract jobs citing VC++ 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 1.40% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
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 Lancashire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 64 185 133
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 30.48% 43.22% 34.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 118 82
Median daily rate £325 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.32% +1.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 11
Median hourly rate £43.00 £41.50 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.61% -8.79%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.40 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.33 £46.09
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 Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

VC++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VC++ in Lancashire

VC++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VC++ in Lancashire