Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 740 705 709
Rank change year-on-year -35 +4 +5
Contract jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries 93 117 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.42% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 84 116
England median daily rate £625 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +9.52% -12.50%
10th Percentile £410 £350 £319
90th Percentile £950 £810 £675
UK median daily rate £625 £575 £525
% change year-on-year +8.70% +9.52% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 9
England median hourly rate £47.67 £41.00 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.26% +25.19% -39.35%
10th Percentile £32.50 £40.40 £31.25
90th Percentile £48.29 £43.00 £42.75
UK median hourly rate £47.67 £41.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year +16.26% +25.19% -39.35%

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 29,792 28,048 28,604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.27% 31.25% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,457 19,488 19,891
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 309 514
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.00 £15.20 £15.04
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.25 £55.55
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -57 66 £625 +8.70% 26
South East -23 21 - - 11
South West +13 4 £270 - 3
East of England -15 1 £450 +36.36% 7
North of England - 1 - - 3
North East - 1 - - 1
Boost C++ Libraries
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 93 (100.00%) C++
2 58 (62.37%) STL
3 52 (55.91%) Multithreading
4 51 (54.84%) Linux
5 35 (37.63%) Software Engineering
6 34 (36.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 31 (33.33%) Unix
8 28 (30.11%) Front Office
9 27 (29.03%) Telecoms
10 23 (24.73%) Python
11 21 (22.58%) GCC
12 20 (21.51%) Low Latency
12 20 (21.51%) Windows
12 20 (21.51%) C
13 19 (20.43%) C#
13 19 (20.43%) Finance
13 19 (20.43%) GDB
14 18 (19.35%) GSM
14 18 (19.35%) Electronic Trading
15 16 (17.20%) Subversion
16 14 (15.05%) Algorithmic Trading
16 14 (15.05%) .NET
17 12 (12.90%) SDLC
17 12 (12.90%) Investment Banking
17 12 (12.90%) Banking
18 11 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
18 11 (11.83%) VMware
18 11 (11.83%) KVM
18 11 (11.83%) Analytics
19 10 (10.75%) Puppet

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 5 (5.38%) CMS
1 5 (5.38%) nginx
2 2 (2.15%) Mongoose
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.38%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.08%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.35%) GSM
2 10 (10.75%) 3G
2 10 (10.75%) 4G
2 10 (10.75%) OpenFlow
3 8 (8.60%) Asterisk PBX
3 8 (8.60%) Diameter Protocol
3 8 (8.60%) GGSN
3 8 (8.60%) LTE
3 8 (8.60%) MGW
3 8 (8.60%) PBX
3 8 (8.60%) RANAP
3 8 (8.60%) RTP
3 8 (8.60%) SGSN
3 8 (8.60%) UMTS
3 8 (8.60%) VoIP
3 8 (8.60%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.15%) HTTP
4 2 (2.15%) Internet
4 2 (2.15%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.15%) MySQL
2 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (22.58%) GCC
2 19 (20.43%) GDB
3 16 (17.20%) Subversion
4 8 (8.60%) Trac
5 4 (4.30%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.15%) Hudson
7 2 (2.15%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (30.11%) Front Office
2 27 (29.03%) Telecoms
3 19 (20.43%) Finance
4 12 (12.90%) Banking
4 12 (12.90%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (63.44%) Developer
2 51 (54.84%) C++ Developer
3 32 (34.41%) Software Engineer
4 27 (29.03%) C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (18.28%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
5 17 (18.28%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 13 (13.98%) Low Latency C++ Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Telecoms Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Telecoms Software Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) C Developer
8 5 (5.38%) C/C++ Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Python Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Analytics Developer
9 4 (4.30%) C++ Pricing Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Credit Risk Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Front Office C++ Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Front Office Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Pricing Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.15%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (62.37%) STL
2 14 (15.05%) .NET
3 9 (9.68%) XML
4 7 (7.53%) Flask
4 7 (7.53%) NumPy
5 5 (5.38%) Celery
5 5 (5.38%) MFC
5 5 (5.38%) Pandas
5 5 (5.38%) WPF
6 3 (3.23%) HTML
7 2 (2.15%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.15%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (2.15%) JSON
7 2 (2.15%) React
7 2 (2.15%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 2 (2.15%) WebSockets
7 2 (2.15%) wxWidgets
8 1 (1.08%) HTML5
8 1 (1.08%) Qt
8 1 (1.08%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 34 (36.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.68%) Derivative
3 8 (8.60%) Algorithms
4 7 (7.53%) Credit Risk
5 6 (6.45%) Data Structures
5 6 (6.45%) Market Risk
6 4 (4.30%) Fixed Income
6 4 (4.30%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 4 (4.30%) Swaptions
6 4 (4.30%) Virtual Team
7 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.08%) CCTV
9 1 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 51 (54.84%) Linux
2 31 (33.33%) Unix
3 20 (21.51%) Windows
4 10 (10.75%) Solaris
5 4 (4.30%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.15%) CentOS
7 1 (1.08%) Debian
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (55.91%) Multithreading
2 35 (37.63%) Software Engineering
3 20 (21.51%) Low Latency
4 18 (19.35%) Electronic Trading
5 14 (15.05%) Algorithmic Trading
6 12 (12.90%) SDLC
7 11 (11.83%) Analytics
8 9 (9.68%) Risk Management
8 9 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
9 8 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.60%) Cross-Platform Development
9 8 (8.60%) OO
9 8 (8.60%) Risk Analytics
10 6 (6.45%) TDD
11 5 (5.38%) Credit Risk Management
11 5 (5.38%) Integration Testing
11 5 (5.38%) Open Source
12 4 (4.30%) Multithreaded Programming
12 4 (4.30%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) C++
2 23 (24.73%) Python
3 20 (21.51%) C
4 19 (20.43%) C#
5 10 (10.75%) SQL
6 6 (6.45%) Perl
7 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.08%) AWK
8 1 (1.08%) Java
8 1 (1.08%) Korn
8 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.08%) sed
8 1 (1.08%) VBA
8 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (11.83%) KVM
1 11 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (10.75%) Ansible
1 10 (10.75%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (10.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) VMware
2 8 (8.60%) Cisco
3 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle
4 2 (2.15%) Perforce
4 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.08%) QAD