The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited STL over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 229 243 247
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs citing STL 21 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 0.96% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 10
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £34.63 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+18.41% -4.48%
STL
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2371 2491 2230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.02% 25.54% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1472 1656 1285
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 54 35
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.29 £17.50 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

STL
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

STL Daily Rate Trend in the South East

STL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing STL across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

STL Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

STL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

STL Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

STL
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing STL within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesex -2 10 £350 -
Surrey +12 7 - - 2
Berkshire +8 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £319 -
West Sussex - 1 £450 - 2
STL
England

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for STL.

1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (85.29%) Linux
3 27 (79.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 25 (73.53%) Unix
4 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
5 24 (70.59%) SQL
6 23 (67.65%) Oracle
7 20 (58.82%) Perl
8 19 (55.88%) Multithreading
9 18 (52.94%) C
9 18 (52.94%) Java
10 8 (23.53%) OO
11 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
11 7 (20.59%) GSM
11 7 (20.59%) PBX
11 7 (20.59%) UMTS
11 7 (20.59%) VoIP
11 7 (20.59%) Cisco
11 7 (20.59%) RTP
11 7 (20.59%) GCC
11 7 (20.59%) GDB
11 7 (20.59%) High Availability
11 7 (20.59%) Trac
11 7 (20.59%) Diameter Protocol
11 7 (20.59%) Asterisk PBX
11 7 (20.59%) Cross-Platform Development
11 7 (20.59%) LTE
11 7 (20.59%) RANAP
11 7 (20.59%) Subversion
12 5 (14.71%) Swing

STL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Asterisk PBX
1 7 (20.59%) Diameter Protocol
1 7 (20.59%) GSM
1 7 (20.59%) LTE
1 7 (20.59%) PBX
1 7 (20.59%) RANAP
1 7 (20.59%) RTP
1 7 (20.59%) UMTS
1 7 (20.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) GCC
1 7 (20.59%) GDB
1 7 (20.59%) Subversion
1 7 (20.59%) Trac
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 25 (73.53%) C++ Developer
2 25 (73.53%) C++ Software Engineer
2 25 (73.53%) Software Engineer
3 18 (52.94%) C++ Software Developer
4 17 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 17 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (47.06%) Linux Developer
5 16 (47.06%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (47.06%) SQL Developer
6 11 (32.35%) Architect
6 11 (32.35%) Linux Software Architect
6 11 (32.35%) Oracle Architect
6 11 (32.35%) Software Architect
7 6 (17.65%) C++/Java Developer
7 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
7 6 (17.65%) Java Engineer
7 6 (17.65%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (17.65%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (17.65%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (14.71%) Swing
3 1 (2.94%) MFC
3 1 (2.94%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Linux
2 25 (73.53%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
2 19 (55.88%) Multithreading
3 8 (23.53%) OO
4 7 (20.59%) Cross-Platform Development
4 7 (20.59%) High Availability
5 2 (5.88%) UML
6 1 (2.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (70.59%) SQL
3 20 (58.82%) Perl
4 18 (52.94%) C
4 18 (52.94%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco
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