The first table below looks at the demand for ATL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATL over the 3 months to 18 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 London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Active Template Library (ATL)
Rank 407 381 415
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +34
Contract jobs citing ATL 5 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.037% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.071% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Average daily rate £450 £575 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £417 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £602 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £665
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £165.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +352.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7080 6238 7719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.26% 28.87% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5091 4525 5117
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 63 75
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £163.00 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ATL
England

ATL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ATL Jobs Demand Trend in London

ATL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ATL Daily Rate Trend in London

ATL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATL across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ATL Daily Rate Histogram in London

ATL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ATL Hourly Rate Trend in London

ATL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATL within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
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ATL
England

ATL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ATL 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 ATL.

1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) OOP
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) VBA
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) STL
3 6 (60.00%) OOD
3 6 (60.00%) FpML
3 6 (60.00%) Front Office
3 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 6 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 6 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 6 (60.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Advertising
5 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Billing
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) SQLite
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Google
5 1 (10.00%) Derivative
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Apple
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) CRM

ATL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ATL 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 ATL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQLite
General
1 6 (60.00%) Front Office
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
1 6 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C++ Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Account Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) STL
1 6 (60.00%) FpML
2 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (10.00%) Derivative
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) OOP
1 6 (60.00%) OOD
1 6 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Campaign Management
2 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) VBA
2 6 (60.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Google
1 1 (10.00%) Apple