The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited STL over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 58 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs citing STL 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.72% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 1.75% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £338 £259
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £39.50 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +8.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
STL
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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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
158 171 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.13% 41.11% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 122 52
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £39.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +11.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £39.05 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

STL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

STL
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

STL Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

STL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

STL Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

STL
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS

STL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA