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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Boost C++ Libraries
London / City of London
Rank 145 151 185
Rank change year-on-year +6 +34  
Contract jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries 8 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.21% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 0.65% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 3
Median daily rate £675 £575 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.39% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £575 £495
10% offered a daily rate of more than £785 £715 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £315
% change year-on-year +8.57% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  

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 1061 1077 1519
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 34.99% 32.70% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 908 1213
Median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +100.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries in the City of London.

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

Boost C++ Libraries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 17 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (82.35%) Low Latency
3 12 (70.59%) Multithreading
4 11 (64.71%) Degree
4 11 (64.71%) STL
5 9 (52.94%) Unix
5 9 (52.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (52.94%) Banking
5 9 (52.94%) Risk Management
5 9 (52.94%) Electronic Trading
5 9 (52.94%) Algorithms
6 8 (47.06%) Multithreaded Programming
6 8 (47.06%) High Availability
7 7 (41.18%) Linux
8 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
8 6 (35.29%) Finance
9 5 (29.41%) Front Office
10 4 (23.53%) Algorithmic Trading
10 4 (23.53%) Python
11 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
11 3 (17.65%) SQL
11 3 (17.65%) Perl
11 3 (17.65%) Derivative
11 3 (17.65%) C
11 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
11 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (17.65%) System Testing
11 3 (17.65%) CentOS
11 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
11 3 (17.65%) High-Frequency Trading

Boost C++ Libraries
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (52.94%) Banking
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Unix Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Low Latency C++ Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Front Office C++ Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Front Office Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Linux Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Perl Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Python Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior C++ Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) STL
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Algorithms
1 9 (52.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Derivative
3 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
3 2 (11.76%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Unix
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Low Latency
2 12 (70.59%) Multithreading
3 9 (52.94%) Electronic Trading
3 9 (52.94%) Risk Management
4 8 (47.06%) High Availability
4 8 (47.06%) Multithreaded Programming
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Algorithmic Trading
7 3 (17.65%) High-Frequency Trading
7 3 (17.65%) SDLC
7 3 (17.65%) System Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.76%) OO
9 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.88%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) C
3 3 (17.65%) Perl
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Cognizant
2 1 (5.88%) Solace
2 1 (5.88%) Talarian
2 1 (5.88%) TIBCO