Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 22 July 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 West
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 197 205
Contract jobs citing VC++ 0 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.23% 0.078%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.62% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 3
South West median daily rate - £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.00% -
England median daily rate £538 £400 £300
% change year-on-year +34.38% +33.33% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
South West median hourly rate - £43.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.15% -
England median hourly rate £52.50 £43.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year +22.09% -1.15% +12.26%

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 the South West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2100 2256 2438
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 37.97% 37.39% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1285 1394 1580
South West median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £265 £263 £263
90th Percentile £513 £500 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 181 149
South West median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.98% +13.51% +2.78%
10th Percentile £31.25 £22.50 £19.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.50 £55.00
England median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% +1.45%

VC++
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for VC++ in the South West

VC++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

VC++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

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