The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for STL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited STL over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Standard Template Library (STL)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 112 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing STL 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £353 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £370 £363
% change year-on-year +18.91% +2.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

STL 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 Hampshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 436 446 512
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 23.64% 20.46% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 313 256
Median daily rate £400 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £42.50 £40.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

STL
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing STL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for STL in Hampshire

STL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing STL in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for STL in Hampshire

STL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing STL in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for STL in Hampshire

STL
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing STL within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Romsey - 1 £380 -
Southampton - 1 £325 - 2
STL
South East

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing STL 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for STL.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
4 3 (50.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (50.00%) C
4 3 (50.00%) ATL
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) Qt
5 2 (33.33%) User Experience
5 2 (33.33%) Xamarin
5 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (33.33%) NuGet
5 2 (33.33%) SignalR
5 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
5 2 (33.33%) LINQ
5 2 (33.33%) Use Case
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing

STL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (16.67%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) AMQP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (33.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) NuGet
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (16.67%) CMake
2 1 (16.67%) GoogleTest
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Valgrind
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) ATL
1 3 (50.00%) Qt
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) LINQ
2 2 (33.33%) SignalR
2 2 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
5 1 (16.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (16.67%) Google