The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited STL over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 121 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing STL 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.040% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£335 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +13.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.72% -4.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
523 544 554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.49% 21.61% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 268 278
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £271 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -47.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing STL across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

STL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

STL
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing STL across the Berkshire region.

STL Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

STL
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing STL across the Berkshire region.

STL Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

STL
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing STL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited STL.

1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Perl
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Sybase
1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
1 14 (100.00%) Python
1 14 (100.00%) OLTP
1 14 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 14 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 14 (100.00%) SDLC

STL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing STL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited STL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) OLTP
1 14 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) C++ Developer
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 14 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Perl
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Sybase