The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited STL over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 37 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing STL 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.38% - 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.22% - 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
STL
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
82 151 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 31.18% 40.81% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 78 50
Average daily rate £375 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £293 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing STL across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

STL Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

STL
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

STL Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

STL
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

STL Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing STL 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 STL.

1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) OOD
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) CTI
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (75.00%) COM
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (75.00%) NHibernate
3 6 (75.00%) WCF
3 6 (75.00%) LINQ
3 6 (75.00%) Moq
3 6 (75.00%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 6 (75.00%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) Jasmine
5 2 (25.00%) Dojo
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) OOP
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) DTV
6 1 (12.50%) C
6 1 (12.50%) Electronics

STL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing STL 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 STL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) CTI
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Moq
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (62.50%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Development Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) COM
2 6 (75.00%) LINQ
2 6 (75.00%) NHibernate
2 6 (75.00%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 6 (75.00%) OOD
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) NICE Systems