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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 219 250 258
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +8
Contract jobs citing STL 27 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.31% 0.90% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 8
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £340 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -
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
2056 2557 2303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.53% 26.80% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1173 1643 1391
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 73 40
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +20.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £24.60 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £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
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 2 December 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
Surrey +27 12 - - 2
Middlesex -3 10 £375 +7.14%
Hampshire +18 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £320 -
STL
England

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 45 (100.00%) C++
2 39 (86.67%) Linux
3 35 (77.78%) Software Engineering
4 34 (75.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 23 (51.11%) Unix
6 21 (46.67%) SQL
6 21 (46.67%) OO
7 20 (44.44%) Perl
8 18 (40.00%) C
8 18 (40.00%) Oracle
9 17 (37.78%) VoIP
9 17 (37.78%) GDB
10 16 (35.56%) Trac
10 16 (35.56%) GCC
10 16 (35.56%) Diameter Protocol
10 16 (35.56%) Cross-Platform Development
10 16 (35.56%) High Availability
10 16 (35.56%) Asterisk PBX
10 16 (35.56%) GSM
10 16 (35.56%) PBX
10 16 (35.56%) UMTS
10 16 (35.56%) Cisco
10 16 (35.56%) RTP
10 16 (35.56%) Java
10 16 (35.56%) Telecoms
10 16 (35.56%) Subversion
10 16 (35.56%) RANAP
10 16 (35.56%) Multithreading
10 16 (35.56%) LTE
11 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) VoIP
2 16 (35.56%) Asterisk PBX
2 16 (35.56%) Diameter Protocol
2 16 (35.56%) GSM
2 16 (35.56%) LTE
2 16 (35.56%) PBX
2 16 (35.56%) RANAP
2 16 (35.56%) RTP
2 16 (35.56%) UMTS
3 1 (2.22%) AMQP
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) GDB
2 16 (35.56%) GCC
2 16 (35.56%) Subversion
2 16 (35.56%) Trac
3 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.22%) CMake
5 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) GoogleTest
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.22%) JIRA
5 1 (2.22%) Valgrind
General
1 16 (35.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 33 (73.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 25 (55.56%) Developer
4 24 (53.33%) C++ Developer
5 16 (35.56%) C++ Software Developer
6 15 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 15 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
7 14 (31.11%) Architect
7 14 (31.11%) Linux Developer
7 14 (31.11%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (31.11%) Linux Software Architect
7 14 (31.11%) Oracle Architect
7 14 (31.11%) Software Architect
7 14 (31.11%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C++/Java Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Java Swing Developer
9 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (75.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (6.67%) ATL
2 3 (6.67%) Qt
2 3 (6.67%) Web Services
2 3 (6.67%) XML
3 2 (4.44%) Swing
4 1 (2.22%) MFC
4 1 (2.22%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 39 (86.67%) Linux
2 23 (51.11%) Unix
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 21 (46.67%) OO
3 16 (35.56%) Cross-Platform Development
3 16 (35.56%) High Availability
3 16 (35.56%) Multithreading
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) Scrum
5 3 (6.67%) Open Source
5 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.44%) UML
7 1 (2.22%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.22%) Memory Management
7 1 (2.22%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (46.67%) SQL
3 20 (44.44%) Perl
4 18 (40.00%) C
5 16 (35.56%) Java
6 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) Ruby
7 1 (2.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Oracle
2 16 (35.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.22%) Google
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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