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 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
UK / England
Rank 519 558 554
Rank change year-on-year +39 -4  
Contract jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries 64 59 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.43% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 42 43
Median daily rate £650 £610 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.55% +16.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £704 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £315
% change year-on-year +8.57% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 2
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £63.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £40.00 £42.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £47.50 £84.75
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 England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13203 13782 12955
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.59% 28.21% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9163 9665 8511
Median daily rate £425 £410 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +3.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 214 176
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.80% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.00
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +36 51 £650 +4.00% 8
South East +25 13 £325 -16.12% 5
Boost C++ Libraries
UK

Boost C++ Libraries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for Boost C++ Libraries.

1 132 (100.00%) C++
2 111 (84.09%) STL
3 97 (73.48%) Multithreading
4 77 (58.33%) Linux
5 63 (47.73%) Unix
6 62 (46.97%) Low Latency
7 59 (44.70%) Electronic Trading
8 53 (40.15%) Software Engineering
9 52 (39.39%) SQL
10 48 (36.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 46 (34.85%) Algorithmic Trading
12 40 (30.30%) Banking
13 35 (26.52%) Front Office
13 35 (26.52%) Finance
14 32 (24.24%) Risk Management
15 31 (23.48%) Algorithms
15 31 (23.48%) High Availability
16 28 (21.21%) OO
17 26 (19.70%) Multithreaded Programming
18 25 (18.94%) GDB
19 24 (18.18%) GCC
20 23 (17.42%) Perl
21 22 (16.67%) Java
21 22 (16.67%) GSM
21 22 (16.67%) PBX
21 22 (16.67%) UMTS
21 22 (16.67%) VoIP
21 22 (16.67%) Cisco
21 22 (16.67%) RTP
21 22 (16.67%) Subversion

Boost C++ Libraries
Top Related 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 1 (0.76%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
1 22 (16.67%) Diameter Protocol
1 22 (16.67%) GSM
1 22 (16.67%) LTE
1 22 (16.67%) PBX
1 22 (16.67%) RANAP
1 22 (16.67%) RTP
1 22 (16.67%) UMTS
1 22 (16.67%) VoIP
2 12 (9.09%) Wireshark
3 7 (5.30%) GGSN
3 7 (5.30%) MGW
3 7 (5.30%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.52%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (1.52%) GIS
1 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.76%) DB2
2 1 (0.76%) KDB
2 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (18.94%) GDB
2 24 (18.18%) GCC
3 22 (16.67%) Subversion
3 22 (16.67%) Trac
4 3 (2.27%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.52%) NuGet
6 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.76%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 40 (30.30%) Banking
2 35 (26.52%) Finance
2 35 (26.52%) Front Office
3 22 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 22 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (1.52%) Electronics
4 2 (1.52%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.76%) Games
5 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 100 (75.76%) Developer
2 99 (75.00%) C++ Developer
3 45 (34.09%) Software Engineer
4 42 (31.82%) C++ Software Engineer
5 21 (15.91%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
5 21 (15.91%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 20 (15.15%) Low Latency C++ Developer
7 18 (13.64%) Linux Developer
8 16 (12.12%) C++ Software Developer
9 15 (11.36%) SQL Developer
10 14 (10.61%) Architect
10 14 (10.61%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 14 (10.61%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (10.61%) Linux Software Architect
10 14 (10.61%) Oracle Architect
10 14 (10.61%) Oracle Developer
10 14 (10.61%) Software Architect
11 7 (5.30%) Unix Developer
12 6 (4.55%) Front Office C++ Developer
12 6 (4.55%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (84.09%) STL
2 17 (12.88%) Middleware
3 16 (12.12%) XML
4 9 (6.82%) .NET
5 6 (4.55%) WPF
6 4 (3.03%) MFC
7 2 (1.52%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.52%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.52%) LINQ
7 2 (1.52%) SignalR
7 2 (1.52%) Swing
7 2 (1.52%) Task Parallel Library
7 2 (1.52%) WCF
8 1 (0.76%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.76%) OpenGL
8 1 (0.76%) Qt
8 1 (0.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 48 (36.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 31 (23.48%) Algorithms
3 17 (12.88%) Fixed Income
4 13 (9.85%) N-Tier
5 9 (6.82%) Derivative
6 8 (6.06%) Computer Science
7 7 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.03%) Virtual Team
9 3 (2.27%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.52%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.52%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.52%) OTC Derivatives
10 2 (1.52%) Tandem
10 2 (1.52%) User Experience
11 1 (0.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 1 (0.76%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.76%) RIA
11 1 (0.76%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 77 (58.33%) Linux
2 63 (47.73%) Unix
3 14 (10.61%) Solaris
4 13 (9.85%) Windows
5 3 (2.27%) CentOS
6 2 (1.52%) Android
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (73.48%) Multithreading
2 62 (46.97%) Low Latency
3 59 (44.70%) Electronic Trading
4 53 (40.15%) Software Engineering
5 46 (34.85%) Algorithmic Trading
6 32 (24.24%) Risk Management
7 31 (23.48%) High Availability
8 28 (21.21%) OO
9 26 (19.70%) Multithreaded Programming
10 22 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
11 20 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (9.85%) E-Commerce
13 8 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (5.30%) SDLC
15 6 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (3.79%) Mathematics
16 5 (3.79%) UML
17 4 (3.03%) Integration Testing
17 4 (3.03%) TDD
17 4 (3.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 132 (100.00%) C++
2 52 (39.39%) SQL
3 23 (17.42%) Perl
4 22 (16.67%) Java
5 18 (13.64%) Python
6 17 (12.88%) C
7 11 (8.33%) C#
8 3 (2.27%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.27%) Scala
9 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (10.61%) Degree
2 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.12%) MiFID
2 1 (0.76%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (16.67%) Cisco
1 22 (16.67%) Solace
2 20 (15.15%) Oracle
3 12 (9.09%) Cognizant
4 11 (8.33%) TIBCO
5 5 (3.79%) Talarian
6 3 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.52%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.76%) Sybase
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