The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited STL over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 96 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing STL 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.45% 0.22% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 0.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.45 £38.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+10.98% -10.00%
STL
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
348 350 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.28% 25.27% 26.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 208 247
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £35.00 £24.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £175.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

STL Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

STL
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

STL Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

STL
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

STL Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

STL
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing STL within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +3 5 - -
STL
South East

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) Subversion
2 11 (91.67%) Telecoms
2 11 (91.67%) Trac
3 9 (75.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 9 (75.00%) LTE
3 9 (75.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 9 (75.00%) RTP
3 9 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (75.00%) GSM
3 9 (75.00%) UMTS
3 9 (75.00%) RANAP
4 4 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (16.67%) GCC
5 2 (16.67%) GDB
5 2 (16.67%) GPRS
6 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) Unix
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Puppet
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

STL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 9 (75.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 9 (75.00%) GSM
1 9 (75.00%) LTE
1 9 (75.00%) RANAP
1 9 (75.00%) RTP
1 9 (75.00%) UMTS
1 9 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (16.67%) GPRS
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Subversion
1 11 (91.67%) Trac
2 2 (16.67%) GCC
2 2 (16.67%) GDB
3 1 (8.33%) CasperJS
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) PhantomJS
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 11 (91.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) GSM Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) LTE Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) UMTS Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) UMTS Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) WebKit
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OO
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (75.00%) Cross-Platform Development
4 4 (33.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet