The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited STL over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank - 146 145
Contract jobs citing STL 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.15% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.56% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £34.63 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.53%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
826 897 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.27% 27.11% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 607 481
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 64 11
Median hourly rate £23.28 £42.75 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.55% +15.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £30.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £55.00 £43.00
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 West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

STL
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

STL Daily Rate Trend in the South West

STL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

STL Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

STL
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for STL.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) MFC
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC

STL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) MFC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared