The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Active Template Library (ATL)
Rank 392 413 399
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Contract jobs citing ATL 16 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.009% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.032% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 7
Average daily rate £575 £208 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+177.10% -62.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £208 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £689 £208 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £200
% change year-on-year
- +75.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.25
ATL
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6644 6332 6493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.37% 29.86% 29.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4952 4713 4609
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 54
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 4 £475 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £551 -
Docklands, London - 1 £704 -
ATL
England

ATL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (80.95%) C++
1 17 (80.95%) Front Office
1 17 (80.95%) Derivative
2 16 (76.19%) MFC
2 16 (76.19%) VC++
3 15 (71.43%) Windows
4 12 (57.14%) Finance
4 12 (57.14%) C#
4 12 (57.14%) .NET
5 11 (52.38%) STL
5 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (52.38%) Multithreading
6 10 (47.62%) ETRM
6 10 (47.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
6 10 (47.62%) OOP
6 10 (47.62%) OO
6 10 (47.62%) OpenLink
6 10 (47.62%) Endur
7 9 (42.86%) RDBMS
7 9 (42.86%) Oracle
7 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
8 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
9 5 (23.81%) Banking
10 4 (19.05%) Marketing
10 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
11 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (14.29%) B2B
12 2 (9.52%) B2C
12 2 (9.52%) Advertising

ATL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) Big Data
General
1 17 (80.95%) Front Office
2 12 (57.14%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Marketing
5 2 (9.52%) Advertising
6 1 (4.76%) Back Office
6 1 (4.76%) Electronics
6 1 (4.76%) Games
6 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) C++ Developer
3 13 (61.90%) Front Office Developer
4 11 (52.38%) Front Office C++ Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Head of Digital
6 2 (9.52%) Visual C++ Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# WPF Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Marketing Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Marketing Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Marketing Manager
7 1 (4.76%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) MFC
2 12 (57.14%) .NET
3 11 (52.38%) STL
4 10 (47.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) WCF
5 1 (4.76%) WinForms
5 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Derivative
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Copywriting
4 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.76%) FMCG
4 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.76%) Online Games
4 1 (4.76%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (52.38%) Multithreading
2 10 (47.62%) ETRM
2 10 (47.62%) OO
2 10 (47.62%) OOP
3 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 3 (14.29%) B2B
4 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) B2C
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Campaign Management
6 1 (4.76%) Creative Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Logistics
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C++
2 16 (76.19%) VC++
3 12 (57.14%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) VBA
5 1 (4.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) OpenLink
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Facebook