The first table below looks at the demand for STL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited STL over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 19 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs citing STL 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.21% 2.20% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.68% 8.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate £600 £600 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £313
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 98 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.79% 27.00% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 78 97
Average daily rate £550 £600 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £515 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £637
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
STL
London

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

STL Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

STL
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

STL Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

STL
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics

STL
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Quantitative Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C++ Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++