Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 543 552 475
Rank change year-on-year +9 -77 +15
Contract jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries 91 63 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.14% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.41% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 56 122
London median daily rate £625 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £425 £350 £350
90th Percentile £950 £775 £686
England median daily rate £625 £575 £525
% change year-on-year +8.70% +9.52% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
London median hourly rate £47.50 £47.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.69% - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £41.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +15.85% +26.15% -39.81%

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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17463 15419 15021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.10% 34.32% 32.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13339 11542 11183
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 72 92
London median hourly rate £30.75 £40.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.13% +11.89% +2.14%
10th Percentile £19.09 £19.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £57.44 £58.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Boost C++ Libraries
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Boost C++ Libraries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Central London +5 12 £556 -14.42% 4
West London -20 4 £370 +5.71% 1
South London -28 3 - -
Boost C++ Libraries
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 91 (100.00%) C++
2 59 (64.84%) STL
3 55 (60.44%) Multithreading
4 49 (53.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 44 (48.35%) Linux
6 38 (41.76%) Front Office
7 36 (39.56%) Python
8 33 (36.26%) Unix
9 32 (35.16%) Low Latency
10 28 (30.77%) Finance
11 27 (29.67%) Windows
12 25 (27.47%) C
12 25 (27.47%) C#
12 25 (27.47%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (24.18%) XML
14 19 (20.88%) .NET
14 19 (20.88%) Electronic Trading
14 19 (20.88%) Analytics
15 18 (19.78%) Investment Banking
15 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (19.78%) Banking
16 17 (18.68%) Fixed Income
16 17 (18.68%) Derivative
16 17 (18.68%) Risk Analytics
17 16 (17.58%) Algorithmic Trading
17 16 (17.58%) SQL
18 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Excel
19 14 (15.38%) Microsoft
19 14 (15.38%) Perl
19 14 (15.38%) CMS

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 (15.38%) CMS
2 3 (3.30%) nginx
3 1 (1.10%) Mongoose
Applications
1 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.10%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) SunGard Martini
2 2 (2.20%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) 3G
1 9 (9.89%) 4G
1 9 (9.89%) GSM
1 9 (9.89%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.10%) KDB
Development Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Subversion
1 7 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.30%) CppUnit
2 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.20%) GCC
3 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.20%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.10%) GDB
4 1 (1.10%) Hudson
4 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 38 (41.76%) Front Office
2 28 (30.77%) Finance
3 18 (19.78%) Banking
3 18 (19.78%) Investment Banking
4 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 83 (91.21%) Developer
2 77 (84.62%) C++ Developer
3 16 (17.58%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
3 16 (17.58%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 13 (14.29%) Low Latency C++ Developer
5 11 (12.09%) Analytics Developer
5 11 (12.09%) C++ Pricing Developer
5 11 (12.09%) Front Office C++ Developer
5 11 (12.09%) Front Office Developer
5 11 (12.09%) Pricing Developer
6 10 (10.99%) Software Engineer
7 8 (8.79%) C Developer
7 8 (8.79%) C/C++ Developer
7 8 (8.79%) C++ Software Developer
7 8 (8.79%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Architect
9 4 (4.40%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Quantitative Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (64.84%) STL
2 22 (24.18%) XML
3 19 (20.88%) .NET
4 5 (5.49%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (5.49%) Flask
4 5 (5.49%) NumPy
5 3 (3.30%) Celery
5 3 (3.30%) MFC
5 3 (3.30%) Pandas
5 3 (3.30%) WPF
6 2 (2.20%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.20%) React
6 2 (2.20%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 1 (1.10%) Middleware
7 1 (1.10%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 49 (53.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 25 (27.47%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (18.68%) Derivative
3 17 (18.68%) Fixed Income
4 14 (15.38%) Swaptions
5 12 (13.19%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 9 (9.89%) Computer Science
6 9 (9.89%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (7.69%) Algorithms
8 5 (5.49%) Credit Risk
8 5 (5.49%) Market Risk
9 4 (4.40%) Virtual Team
10 3 (3.30%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.10%) Hedge funds
11 1 (1.10%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 44 (48.35%) Linux
2 33 (36.26%) Unix
3 27 (29.67%) Windows
4 14 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 11 (12.09%) Solaris
6 9 (9.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (60.44%) Multithreading
2 32 (35.16%) Low Latency
3 19 (20.88%) Analytics
3 19 (20.88%) Electronic Trading
4 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (18.68%) Risk Analytics
6 16 (17.58%) Algorithmic Trading
7 14 (15.38%) SDLC
8 13 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 11 (12.09%) Quantitative Research
10 10 (10.99%) High-Frequency Trading
11 9 (9.89%) System Testing
12 8 (8.79%) Risk Management
12 8 (8.79%) Translating Business Requirements
13 7 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (7.69%) Multithreaded Programming
14 6 (6.59%) TDD
15 5 (5.49%) Open Source
16 4 (4.40%) Requirements Analysis
16 4 (4.40%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) C++
2 36 (39.56%) Python
3 25 (27.47%) C
3 25 (27.47%) C#
4 16 (17.58%) SQL
5 14 (15.38%) Perl
6 9 (9.89%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.49%) Java
8 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.10%) AWK
9 1 (1.10%) Korn
9 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.10%) sed
9 1 (1.10%) VBA
9 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.19%) Degree
2 8 (8.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.30%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) KVM
1 10 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) Ansible
1 9 (9.89%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (9.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.99%) VMware
3 9 (9.89%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.69%) Oracle
5 3 (3.30%) SunGard
6 1 (1.10%) Perforce
6 1 (1.10%) QAD
6 1 (1.10%) Solace