The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 June 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
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 361 392 368
Rank change year-on-year +31 -24  
Contract jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries 57 32 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 0.46% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 32 63
Median daily rate £600 £600 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £321 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £840 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £33.75

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7331 6935 7333
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.83% 32.44% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5444 5322 5317
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 25 50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +77.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £190.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Boost C++ Libraries
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Boost C++ Libraries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

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

Boost C++ Libraries
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Boost C++ Libraries
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

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

Boost C++ Libraries
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Heathrow 0 7 £370 +9.62%
City of London +4 4 £525 -19.23% 5
Boost C++ Libraries
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region with a requirement for Boost C++ Libraries.

1 108 (100.00%) C++
2 90 (83.33%) STL
3 72 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 57 (52.78%) Unix
5 56 (51.85%) Low Latency
6 55 (50.93%) Linux
7 50 (46.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 45 (41.67%) SQL
9 35 (32.41%) Python
10 34 (31.48%) XML
10 34 (31.48%) Electronic Trading
11 30 (27.78%) Fixed Income
12 29 (26.85%) Front Office
13 28 (25.93%) Oracle
14 27 (25.00%) Finance
15 26 (24.07%) Banking
15 26 (24.07%) Perl
15 26 (24.07%) C
15 26 (24.07%) C#
16 25 (23.15%) Windows
17 24 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (21.30%) Algorithmic Trading
18 23 (21.30%) Software Engineering
19 22 (20.37%) Java
20 20 (18.52%) .NET
20 20 (18.52%) Investment Banking
21 19 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
22 18 (16.67%) Derivative
23 16 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
23 16 (14.81%) Algorithms

Boost C++ Libraries
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (12.96%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (12.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.85%) KDB
2 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.78%) CppUnit
2 3 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 29 (26.85%) Front Office
2 27 (25.00%) Finance
3 26 (24.07%) Banking
4 20 (18.52%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 102 (94.44%) C++ Developer
1 102 (94.44%) Developer
2 20 (18.52%) C++ Software Engineer
2 20 (18.52%) Software Engineer
3 19 (17.59%) C++ Software Developer
4 18 (16.67%) Linux Developer
5 17 (15.74%) Architect
5 17 (15.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 17 (15.74%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
5 17 (15.74%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 17 (15.74%) Linux Engineer
5 17 (15.74%) Linux Software Architect
5 17 (15.74%) Low Latency C++ Developer
5 17 (15.74%) Oracle Architect
5 17 (15.74%) Oracle Developer
5 17 (15.74%) Software Architect
5 17 (15.74%) SQL Developer
6 13 (12.04%) C++ Pricing Developer
7 12 (11.11%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 12 (11.11%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (83.33%) STL
2 34 (31.48%) XML
3 20 (18.52%) .NET
4 9 (8.33%) Middleware
5 3 (2.78%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (2.78%) MFC
5 3 (2.78%) WPF
6 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.85%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (46.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 30 (27.78%) Fixed Income
3 24 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (16.67%) Derivative
5 16 (14.81%) Algorithms
6 14 (12.96%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 14 (12.96%) Swaptions
7 11 (10.19%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (9.26%) Computer Science
9 6 (5.56%) Virtual Team
10 4 (3.70%) N-Tier
11 3 (2.78%) Data Structures
12 2 (1.85%) EPoS
12 2 (1.85%) Hedge funds
12 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.85%) OTC Derivatives
12 2 (1.85%) Tandem
13 1 (0.93%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 57 (52.78%) Unix
2 55 (50.93%) Linux
3 25 (23.15%) Windows
4 9 (8.33%) CentOS
5 6 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 56 (51.85%) Low Latency
3 34 (31.48%) Electronic Trading
4 23 (21.30%) Algorithmic Trading
4 23 (21.30%) Software Engineering
5 19 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (13.89%) Multithreaded Programming
7 14 (12.96%) Analytics
7 14 (12.96%) Risk Analytics
7 14 (12.96%) Risk Management
7 14 (12.96%) SDLC
8 13 (12.04%) Quantitative Research
9 9 (8.33%) High-Frequency Trading
9 9 (8.33%) System Testing
10 8 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.56%) High Availability
11 6 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (5.56%) TDD
11 6 (5.56%) Test Automation
12 5 (4.63%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 108 (100.00%) C++
2 45 (41.67%) SQL
3 35 (32.41%) Python
4 26 (24.07%) C
4 26 (24.07%) C#
4 26 (24.07%) Perl
5 22 (20.37%) Java
6 9 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.26%) Degree
2 8 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) MiFID
Vendors
1 28 (25.93%) Oracle
2 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 14 (12.96%) Solace
4 9 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 8 (7.41%) Cognizant
6 5 (4.63%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.78%) SunGard