Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 22 July 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
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 717 788 745
Rank change year-on-year +71 -43 -12
Contract jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries 128 99 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.090% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.32% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 78 125
UK median daily rate £615 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £360 £324 £313
90th Percentile £925 £707 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £330 £308
% change year-on-year +31.14% +7.32% -18.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +31.03% -7.05%
10th Percentile £42.05 £37.50 £31.63
90th Percentile £48.38 £48.75 £78.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71% -10.26%

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 30664 31284 30676
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.98% 28.43% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21198 21846 20232
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £306 £290 £268
90th Percentile £613 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 400 416
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +2.04% +5.00%
10th Percentile £15.01 £13.00 £15.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.50 £52.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.38 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +10.33% +1.35% +5.71%

Boost C++ Libraries
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Boost C++ Libraries in the UK

Boost C++ Libraries
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Boost C++ Libraries in the UK

Boost C++ Libraries
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Boost C++ Libraries in the UK

Boost C++ Libraries
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Boost C++ Libraries in the UK

Boost C++ Libraries
Top 9 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 22 July 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
England +81 119 £625 +4.17% 29
London +35 103 £625 +4.17% 17
UK excluding London +65 24 £433 +31.14% 13
South East +32 13 £353 +8.46% 6
Northern Ireland - 5 £433 -
Wales +2 3 £438 +25.00%
North East - 2 - -
North of England - 2 - -
Scotland +35 1 £325 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 with a requirement for Boost C++ Libraries.

1 128 (100.00%) C++
2 106 (82.81%) STL
3 79 (61.72%) Multithreading
4 65 (50.78%) Linux
5 52 (40.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 49 (38.28%) Python
6 49 (38.28%) Low Latency
7 47 (36.72%) Unix
8 43 (33.59%) Windows
8 43 (33.59%) SQL
9 39 (30.47%) Software Engineering
10 38 (29.69%) XML
11 36 (28.13%) Front Office
12 35 (27.34%) Fixed Income
12 35 (27.34%) C#
13 32 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
13 32 (25.00%) Finance
14 31 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (24.22%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (22.66%) .NET
16 28 (21.88%) C
17 25 (19.53%) Oracle
18 23 (17.97%) Perl
18 23 (17.97%) Microsoft Excel
18 23 (17.97%) Analytics
19 22 (17.19%) Microsoft
19 22 (17.19%) Derivative
20 21 (16.41%) Banking
20 21 (16.41%) Swaptions
20 21 (16.41%) CMS

Boost C++ Libraries
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 21 (16.41%) CMS
2 3 (2.34%) Tornado
Applications
1 23 (17.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (14.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.59%) Asterisk PBX
1 11 (8.59%) Diameter Protocol
1 11 (8.59%) GGSN
1 11 (8.59%) GSM
1 11 (8.59%) LTE
1 11 (8.59%) MGW
1 11 (8.59%) PBX
1 11 (8.59%) RANAP
1 11 (8.59%) RTP
1 11 (8.59%) SGSN
1 11 (8.59%) UMTS
1 11 (8.59%) VoIP
1 11 (8.59%) Wireshark
2 5 (3.91%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.69%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.34%) MySQL
3 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.34%) SQLite
4 2 (1.56%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (1.56%) GIS
4 2 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.78%) KDB
Development Applications
1 14 (10.94%) Subversion
2 13 (10.16%) Visual Studio
3 11 (8.59%) GCC
3 11 (8.59%) GDB
3 11 (8.59%) Trac
4 8 (6.25%) CppUnit
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.56%) JIRA
6 2 (1.56%) NuGet
7 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (28.13%) Front Office
2 32 (25.00%) Finance
3 21 (16.41%) Banking
4 20 (15.63%) Investment Banking
5 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.56%) Retail
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 102 (79.69%) Developer
2 101 (78.91%) C++ Developer
3 37 (28.91%) Software Engineer
4 34 (26.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (13.28%) C++ Pricing Developer
5 17 (13.28%) Linux Developer
6 16 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
6 16 (12.50%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
6 16 (12.50%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 15 (11.72%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 15 (11.72%) Quantitative Developer
8 14 (10.94%) Architect
8 14 (10.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 14 (10.94%) Linux Engineer
8 14 (10.94%) Linux Software Architect
8 14 (10.94%) Low Latency C++ Developer
8 14 (10.94%) Oracle Architect
8 14 (10.94%) Oracle Developer
8 14 (10.94%) Software Architect
8 14 (10.94%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (82.81%) STL
2 38 (29.69%) XML
3 29 (22.66%) .NET
4 10 (7.81%) Middleware
5 4 (3.13%) WPF
6 3 (2.34%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (2.34%) Flask
6 3 (2.34%) MFC
6 3 (2.34%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (1.56%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.56%) ATL
7 2 (1.56%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.56%) LINQ
7 2 (1.56%) OAuth
7 2 (1.56%) Qt
7 2 (1.56%) SignalR
7 2 (1.56%) Task Parallel Library
7 2 (1.56%) WCF
8 1 (0.78%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 52 (40.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 35 (27.34%) Fixed Income
3 31 (24.22%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (17.19%) Derivative
5 21 (16.41%) Swaptions
6 19 (14.84%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 12 (9.38%) Computer Science
8 11 (8.59%) Algorithms
8 11 (8.59%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (4.69%) Virtual Team
10 5 (3.91%) Equities
11 3 (2.34%) Hedge funds
11 3 (2.34%) N-Tier
12 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
12 2 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (1.56%) EPoS
12 2 (1.56%) Life Science
12 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (50.78%) Linux
2 47 (36.72%) Unix
3 43 (33.59%) Windows
4 13 (10.16%) Windows 7
5 9 (7.03%) CentOS
6 4 (3.13%) Solaris
7 2 (1.56%) Android
7 2 (1.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (61.72%) Multithreading
2 49 (38.28%) Low Latency
3 39 (30.47%) Software Engineering
4 32 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
5 31 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (17.97%) Analytics
7 21 (16.41%) Risk Analytics
8 20 (15.63%) Algorithmic Trading
9 17 (13.28%) Quantitative Research
10 14 (10.94%) SDLC
11 13 (10.16%) Cross-Platform Development
11 13 (10.16%) Multithreaded Programming
12 11 (8.59%) OO
12 11 (8.59%) Requirements Analysis
13 10 (7.81%) High-Frequency Trading
13 10 (7.81%) Unit Testing
14 9 (7.03%) Risk Management
14 9 (7.03%) System Testing
15 6 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (4.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 128 (100.00%) C++
2 49 (38.28%) Python
3 43 (33.59%) SQL
4 35 (27.34%) C#
5 28 (21.88%) C
6 23 (17.97%) Perl
7 19 (14.84%) Java
8 9 (7.03%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.13%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.78%) Delphi
10 1 (0.78%) Korn
10 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (8.59%) Degree
2 8 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.47%) MiFID
Vendors
1 25 (19.53%) Oracle
2 22 (17.19%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.59%) Cisco
4 9 (7.03%) Red Hat
4 9 (7.03%) Solace
5 6 (4.69%) Cognizant
6 3 (2.34%) SunGard
7 2 (1.56%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.56%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.56%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.78%) Borland
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £800 - £1000 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £270.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Posted: 26 days ago