The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited STL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 75 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing STL 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.083% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£210 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
STL
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
304 246 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.23% 21.83% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 114 60
Average daily rate £375 £335 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

STL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

STL
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) POSIX
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Valgrind
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (100.00%) WinRT
1 1 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 1 (100.00%) CMake
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

STL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Valgrind
1 1 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 1 (100.00%) CMake
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) POSIX
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) WinRT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Google