Period
to 20 July 2018

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 July 2018 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 766 709 785
Rank change year-on-year -57 +76 -62
Contract jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries 87 118 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.092% 0.13% 0.093%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 98 75
England median daily rate £588 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £520 £360 £322
90th Percentile £950 £933 £709
UK median daily rate £588 £615 £600
% change year-on-year -4.47% +2.50% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +31.03%
10th Percentile £41.25 £42.05 £37.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £48.38 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +31.03%

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 32,629 28,501 29,644
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.33% 32.49% 29.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,190 19,764 20,963
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £308 £295
90th Percentile £631 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 358 365 373
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.51% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £15.25 £15.45 £13.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.75 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £40.26 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.84% +7.36% +2.74%

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 July 2018.

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 July 2018. 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 -78 73 £594 -5.00% 27
South East -22 13 - - 15
East of England - 1 £450 - 5
Boost C++ Libraries
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Boost C++ Libraries.

1 87 (100.00%) C++
2 82 (94.25%) STL
3 44 (50.57%) Multithreading
4 41 (47.13%) Python
5 40 (45.98%) Front Office
6 32 (36.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 31 (35.63%) SQL
8 30 (34.48%) Linux
9 29 (33.33%) Windows
9 29 (33.33%) Oracle
9 29 (33.33%) Fixed Income
10 27 (31.03%) Finance
11 26 (29.89%) Low Latency
12 24 (27.59%) SDLC
12 24 (27.59%) Subversion
13 22 (25.29%) Unix
13 22 (25.29%) Derivative
14 21 (24.14%) Relational Database
14 21 (24.14%) XML
14 21 (24.14%) C#
15 20 (22.99%) RDBMS
15 20 (22.99%) VC++
15 20 (22.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 20 (22.99%) Equity Derivative
16 18 (20.69%) Algorithmic Trading
16 18 (20.69%) Java
17 14 (16.09%) Telecoms
17 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (14.94%) Banking
18 13 (14.94%) OO

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 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Asterisk PBX
1 3 (3.45%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (3.45%) GSM
1 3 (3.45%) LTE
1 3 (3.45%) MGW
1 3 (3.45%) PBX
1 3 (3.45%) RANAP
1 3 (3.45%) RTP
1 3 (3.45%) SGSN
1 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.45%) UMTS
1 3 (3.45%) VoIP
2 2 (2.30%) DHCP
2 2 (2.30%) DNS
2 2 (2.30%) HTTP
2 2 (2.30%) L2TP
2 2 (2.30%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.14%) Relational Database
2 20 (22.99%) RDBMS
3 6 (6.90%) KDB
4 1 (1.15%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (27.59%) Subversion
2 10 (11.49%) GCC
2 10 (11.49%) GDB
3 6 (6.90%) GoogleTest
4 3 (3.45%) Trac
5 1 (1.15%) CppUnit
5 1 (1.15%) JIRA
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (45.98%) Front Office
2 27 (31.03%) Finance
3 14 (16.09%) Telecoms
4 13 (14.94%) Banking
5 7 (8.05%) Games
6 4 (4.60%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (90.80%) Developer
2 76 (87.36%) C++ Developer
3 21 (24.14%) Front Office C++ Developer
3 21 (24.14%) Front Office Developer
4 20 (22.99%) Visual C++ Developer
5 12 (13.79%) Low Latency C++ Developer
6 9 (10.34%) Senior C++ Developer
6 9 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 8 (9.20%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.05%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Electronic Trading Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
9 5 (5.75%) C++ Developer - Algorithmic Trading
9 5 (5.75%) C++ Software Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Agile Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Senior Agile Developer
11 3 (3.45%) C++ Games Developer
11 3 (3.45%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (94.25%) STL
2 21 (24.14%) XML
3 2 (2.30%) .NET
3 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.30%) OpenCL
4 1 (1.15%) Django
4 1 (1.15%) Qt
4 1 (1.15%) Twisted
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.15%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (36.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 29 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 22 (25.29%) Derivative
4 20 (22.99%) Equity Derivative
4 20 (22.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 9 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (8.05%) Algorithms
7 6 (6.90%) Equities
8 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.30%) CUDA
10 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.15%) Credit Risk
10 1 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (1.15%) Fintech
10 1 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.48%) Linux
2 29 (33.33%) Windows
3 22 (25.29%) Unix
4 4 (4.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (50.57%) Multithreading
2 26 (29.89%) Low Latency
3 24 (27.59%) SDLC
4 18 (20.69%) Algorithmic Trading
5 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (14.94%) OO
7 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
8 8 (9.20%) Process Architecture
9 7 (8.05%) Electronic Trading
9 7 (8.05%) Multithreaded Programming
9 7 (8.05%) Project Management
9 7 (8.05%) TDD
10 6 (6.90%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.75%) FX Algorithmic Trading
11 5 (5.75%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (3.45%) Cross-Platform Development
12 3 (3.45%) High Availability
13 2 (2.30%) Analytics
13 2 (2.30%) Deep Learning
13 2 (2.30%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) C++
2 41 (47.13%) Python
3 31 (35.63%) SQL
4 21 (24.14%) C#
5 20 (22.99%) VC++
6 18 (20.69%) Java
7 10 (11.49%) Bash Shell
8 7 (8.05%) Perl
9 5 (5.75%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.30%) C
10 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (3.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (6.90%) Google
3 3 (3.45%) Cisco
4 2 (2.30%) Intel
5 1 (1.15%) SunGard