The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Boost C++ Libraries skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Boost C++ Libraries over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Boost C++ Libraries
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 160 189
Rank change year-on-year 0 +29  
Contract jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries 4 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.089% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.25% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 11
Median daily rate £525 £650 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.23% +4.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £33.75

Boost C++ Libraries is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1252 1181 1708
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.89% 34.87% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1019 1014 1376
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.00% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 11
Median hourly rate £24.36 £20.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.80% -17.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.86 £20.00 £187.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Boost C++ Libraries
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Boost C++ Libraries as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Boost C++ Libraries in the City of London

Boost C++ Libraries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Boost C++ Libraries in the City of London

Boost C++ Libraries
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Boost C++ Libraries in the City of London

Boost C++ Libraries
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Boost C++ Libraries in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries 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 City of London region with a requirement for Boost C++ Libraries.

1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (75.00%) Low Latency
3 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) STL
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (41.67%) Banking
6 4 (33.33%) Front Office
6 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 4 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (33.33%) Unix
6 4 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
7 3 (25.00%) High-Frequency Trading
7 3 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (25.00%) Derivative
7 3 (25.00%) System Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (25.00%) High Availability
7 3 (25.00%) Algorithmic Trading
7 3 (25.00%) CentOS
7 3 (25.00%) Perl
7 3 (25.00%) C
7 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering

Boost C++ Libraries
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Front Office
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Front Office C++ Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Front Office Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Low Latency C++ Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C/C++ Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Perl Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 4 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Derivative
2 3 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Low Latency
2 6 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Algorithmic Trading
4 3 (25.00%) High Availability
4 3 (25.00%) High-Frequency Trading
4 3 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 3 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
6 1 (8.33%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) C
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Solace