The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited STL over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Standard Template Library (STL)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 19 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing STL 5 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.85% 8.33% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.51% 35.29% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 4
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -3.61%

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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 34 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 28.46% 23.61% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 42
Median daily rate £350 £353 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

STL
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

STL Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

STL
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

STL Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

STL
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for STL.

1 17 (100.00%) C++
1 17 (100.00%) Perl
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) Unix
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) C
2 13 (76.47%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) Multithreading
2 13 (76.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 13 (76.47%) Java

STL
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Architect
2 13 (76.47%) C++ Software Developer
2 13 (76.47%) C++ Software Engineer
2 13 (76.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 13 (76.47%) Linux Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (76.47%) Linux Software Architect
2 13 (76.47%) Oracle Architect
2 13 (76.47%) Oracle Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Software Architect
2 13 (76.47%) Software Engineer
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Multithreading
1 13 (76.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C++
1 17 (100.00%) Perl
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) C
2 13 (76.47%) Java
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle