Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 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++
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 370 394
Contract jobs citing VC++ 0 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.054% 0.015%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.15% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
South East median daily rate - £338 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.05% -9.71%
England median daily rate £425 £400 £313
% change year-on-year +6.25% +28.00% -47.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £41.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +10.67% +1.35%

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 South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5923 5865 6743
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.20% 35.24% 34.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3668 3576 4184
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 220 252
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.49 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.13 £53.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +21.79%

VC++
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for VC++ in the South East

VC++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VC++ in the South East

VC++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VC++ in the South East