The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited STL over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank - 46 42
Contract jobs citing STL 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.26% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.93% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.25 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+16.55% -11.58%
STL
Cambridgeshire

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
106 108 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 29.78% 28.13% 40.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 85 105
Median daily rate £375 £345 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing STL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing STL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for STL.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MFC
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

STL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# WCF Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WCF Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (100.00%) MFC
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD