Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 20 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 740 787 714
Rank change year-on-year +47 -73 -5
Contract jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries 109 89 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.092% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.30% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 64 135
England median daily rate £625 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +9.52% -12.50%
10th Percentile £381 £315 £313
90th Percentile £950 £750 £683
UK median daily rate £615 £575 £525
% change year-on-year +6.96% +9.52% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 5
England median hourly rate £47.50 £41.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.85% +26.15% -39.81%
10th Percentile £32.25 £40.50 £31.25
90th Percentile £48.38 £41.50 £39.75
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £41.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +15.85% +26.15% -39.81%

Boost C++ Libraries is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 30485 29636 30170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.41% 30.67% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21696 20704 20910
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 342 509
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £18.70 £14.56 £14.98
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

Boost C++ Libraries
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Boost C++ Libraries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Boost C++ Libraries in England

Boost C++ Libraries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Boost C++ Libraries in England

Boost C++ Libraries
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Boost C++ Libraries in England

Boost C++ Libraries
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Boost C++ Libraries in England

Boost C++ Libraries
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 91 £625 +8.70% 13
South East -1 12 - - 9
South West - 4 £270 - 1
North of England - 2 - -
North East - 2 - -
Boost C++ Libraries
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 England region with a requirement for Boost C++ Libraries.

1 109 (100.00%) C++
2 72 (66.06%) STL
3 67 (61.47%) Multithreading
4 59 (54.13%) Linux
5 49 (44.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 39 (35.78%) Python
7 38 (34.86%) Unix
7 38 (34.86%) Front Office
8 32 (29.36%) Low Latency
9 31 (28.44%) C
10 30 (27.52%) Windows
11 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
12 28 (25.69%) C#
12 28 (25.69%) Finance
13 25 (22.94%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (20.18%) XML
14 22 (20.18%) .NET
15 20 (18.35%) Subversion
15 20 (18.35%) GSM
16 19 (17.43%) Telecoms
16 19 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (17.43%) Electronic Trading
16 19 (17.43%) Analytics
17 18 (16.51%) Banking
17 18 (16.51%) Investment Banking
18 17 (15.60%) Derivative
18 17 (15.60%) Fixed Income
18 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
18 17 (15.60%) Perl
18 17 (15.60%) Risk Analytics

Boost C++ Libraries
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (12.84%) CMS
2 3 (2.75%) nginx
3 1 (0.92%) Mongoose
Applications
1 15 (13.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (11.93%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.92%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) SunGard Martini
2 2 (1.83%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.35%) GSM
2 10 (9.17%) 3G
2 10 (9.17%) 4G
2 10 (9.17%) Asterisk PBX
2 10 (9.17%) Diameter Protocol
2 10 (9.17%) GGSN
2 10 (9.17%) LTE
2 10 (9.17%) MGW
2 10 (9.17%) OpenFlow
2 10 (9.17%) PBX
2 10 (9.17%) RANAP
2 10 (9.17%) RTP
2 10 (9.17%) SGSN
2 10 (9.17%) UMTS
2 10 (9.17%) VoIP
2 10 (9.17%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.83%) HTTP
3 2 (1.83%) Internet
3 2 (1.83%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.34%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.83%) MySQL
3 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.92%) KDB
Development Applications
1 20 (18.35%) Subversion
2 13 (11.93%) GCC
3 11 (10.09%) GDB
4 10 (9.17%) Trac
5 7 (6.42%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.75%) CppUnit
6 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.83%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.92%) Hudson
8 1 (0.92%) JIRA
8 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 38 (34.86%) Front Office
2 28 (25.69%) Finance
3 19 (17.43%) Telecoms
4 18 (16.51%) Banking
4 18 (16.51%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (78.90%) Developer
2 80 (73.39%) C++ Developer
3 25 (22.94%) Software Engineer
4 21 (19.27%) C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (14.68%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
5 16 (14.68%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 13 (11.93%) Low Latency C++ Developer
7 11 (10.09%) Analytics Developer
7 11 (10.09%) C++ Pricing Developer
7 11 (10.09%) Front Office C++ Developer
7 11 (10.09%) Front Office Developer
7 11 (10.09%) Pricing Developer
8 10 (9.17%) C Developer
8 10 (9.17%) C/C++ Developer
8 10 (9.17%) Telecoms Engineer
8 10 (9.17%) Telecoms Software Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) C++ Software Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Software Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Linux Developer
12 4 (3.67%) Linux Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (66.06%) STL
2 22 (20.18%) .NET
2 22 (20.18%) XML
3 5 (4.59%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (4.59%) Flask
3 5 (4.59%) NumPy
4 3 (2.75%) Celery
4 3 (2.75%) MFC
4 3 (2.75%) Pandas
4 3 (2.75%) WPF
5 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.83%) HTML
5 2 (1.83%) JSON
5 2 (1.83%) React
5 2 (1.83%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 2 (1.83%) WebSockets
6 1 (0.92%) Middleware
6 1 (0.92%) Qt
6 1 (0.92%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 49 (44.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 25 (22.94%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (15.60%) Derivative
3 17 (15.60%) Fixed Income
4 14 (12.84%) Swaptions
5 12 (11.01%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 10 (9.17%) Algorithms
7 9 (8.26%) Computer Science
7 9 (8.26%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (5.50%) Data Structures
9 5 (4.59%) Credit Risk
9 5 (4.59%) Market Risk
10 4 (3.67%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.92%) CCTV
12 1 (0.92%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 59 (54.13%) Linux
2 38 (34.86%) Unix
3 30 (27.52%) Windows
4 14 (12.84%) Windows 7
5 11 (10.09%) Solaris
6 9 (8.26%) CentOS
7 2 (1.83%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (61.47%) Multithreading
2 32 (29.36%) Low Latency
3 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
4 19 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (17.43%) Analytics
4 19 (17.43%) Electronic Trading
5 17 (15.60%) Risk Analytics
5 17 (15.60%) SDLC
6 16 (14.68%) Algorithmic Trading
7 11 (10.09%) Quantitative Research
8 10 (9.17%) Cross-Platform Development
8 10 (9.17%) High-Frequency Trading
8 10 (9.17%) OO
9 9 (8.26%) System Testing
9 9 (8.26%) Translating Business Requirements
10 8 (7.34%) Risk Management
11 7 (6.42%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.42%) Multithreaded Programming
12 6 (5.50%) TDD
13 5 (4.59%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) C++
2 39 (35.78%) Python
3 31 (28.44%) C
4 28 (25.69%) C#
5 17 (15.60%) Perl
6 16 (14.68%) SQL
7 9 (8.26%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.59%) Java
9 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.92%) AWK
10 1 (0.92%) Korn
10 1 (0.92%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.92%) sed
10 1 (0.92%) VBA
10 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.93%) Degree
2 8 (7.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.75%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) MiFID
System Software
1 11 (10.09%) KVM
1 11 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (9.17%) Ansible
1 10 (9.17%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (9.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.09%) VMware
3 10 (9.17%) Cisco
4 9 (8.26%) Oracle
4 9 (8.26%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.75%) SunGard
6 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.92%) Perforce
6 1 (0.92%) QAD
6 1 (0.92%) Solace