Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 19 January 2018 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++
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 207 234
Contract jobs citing VC++ 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.033% 0.071%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.087% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median daily rate - - £450
England median daily rate £356 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -16.18% +30.77% -36.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
North West median hourly rate - £41.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.75% -
England median hourly rate £41.00 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.20% +3.75% +11.11%

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 North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,171 2,300 2,800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.87% 37.53% 33.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,504 1,605 1,776
North West median daily rate £399 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.33% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £238
90th Percentile £540 £525 £526
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 60 118
North West median hourly rate £39.00 £38.75 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.65% +4.73% +13.71%
10th Percentile £13.30 £13.95 £13.50
90th Percentile £49.25 £48.85 £47.33
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%

VC++
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for VC++ in the North West

VC++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VC++ in the North West

VC++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VC++ in the North West