Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 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++
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 116
Contract jobs citing VC++ 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - - 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Wales median daily rate - - £260
UK median daily rate £375 £400 £313
% change year-on-year -6.25% +28.00% -39.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wales median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK 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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 462 601 797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.60% 42.21% 48.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 406 582
Wales median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +17.86% -
10th Percentile £253 £266 £225
90th Percentile £538 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 24
Wales median hourly rate £18.75 £55.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.91% +168.29% +3.02%
10th Percentile £14.29 £17.83 £13.00
90th Percentile £39.20 £77.50 £56.16
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +20.81%

VC++
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing VC++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for VC++ in Wales

VC++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VC++ in Wales