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 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 540 599 593
Rank change year-on-year +59 -6  
Contract jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries 60 56 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.36% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 41 50
Median daily rate £625 £580 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.75% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £700 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £350 £308
% change year-on-year +15.00% +13.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £63.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -25.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £40.00 £42.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £47.50 £84.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -5.26% +26.66%  

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 14684 15556 14918
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.59% 27.85% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10203 10869 9655
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 196 201
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% +2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £11.00 £17.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Boost C++ Libraries
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 26 April 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 17 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 3 months to 26 April 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
England +55 57 £625 +5.04% 19
London +24 48 £625 +4.16% 13
South East +18 9 £380 -1.93% 5
Heathrow 0 9 £360 +2.85%
Surrey +7 8 - - 2
Camberley - 8 - - 2
City of London -4 4 £575 - 2
New Malden - 3 - -
Scotland +36 1 £325 -
Cardiff +21 1 £425 +21.42%
South Wales +13 1 £425 +21.42%
Wales +9 1 £425 +21.42%
Northern Ireland - 1 £433 -
County Antrim - 1 £433 -
Hampshire - 1 £380 -
Belfast - 1 £433 -
Romsey - 1 £380 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 144 (100.00%) C++
2 117 (81.25%) STL
3 102 (70.83%) Multithreading
4 78 (54.17%) Linux
5 64 (44.44%) Low Latency
6 62 (43.06%) Unix
7 57 (39.58%) Electronic Trading
8 55 (38.19%) Software Engineering
9 54 (37.50%) SQL
10 48 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 42 (29.17%) Algorithmic Trading
12 40 (27.78%) Banking
13 38 (26.39%) Finance
14 31 (21.53%) Front Office
15 28 (19.44%) Python
16 27 (18.75%) Risk Management
16 27 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
17 26 (18.06%) OO
17 26 (18.06%) Algorithms
17 26 (18.06%) Multithreaded Programming
18 25 (17.36%) Investment Banking
19 24 (16.67%) Oracle
19 24 (16.67%) Perl
20 22 (15.28%) XML
20 22 (15.28%) Fixed Income
20 22 (15.28%) Cross-Platform Development
20 22 (15.28%) GCC
20 22 (15.28%) GDB
20 22 (15.28%) High Availability
21 21 (14.58%) Windows

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 5 (3.47%) CMS
2 3 (2.08%) Tornado
Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.47%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.89%) Asterisk PBX
1 20 (13.89%) Diameter Protocol
1 20 (13.89%) GSM
1 20 (13.89%) LTE
1 20 (13.89%) PBX
1 20 (13.89%) RANAP
1 20 (13.89%) RTP
1 20 (13.89%) UMTS
1 20 (13.89%) VoIP
2 14 (9.72%) Wireshark
3 9 (6.25%) GGSN
3 9 (6.25%) MGW
3 9 (6.25%) SGSN
4 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.08%) MySQL
3 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.08%) SQLite
4 2 (1.39%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (1.39%) GIS
5 1 (0.69%) DB2
5 1 (0.69%) KDB
5 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (15.28%) GCC
1 22 (15.28%) GDB
2 20 (13.89%) Subversion
2 20 (13.89%) Trac
3 5 (3.47%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.39%) NuGet
5 1 (0.69%) CMake
5 1 (0.69%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.69%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 40 (27.78%) Banking
2 38 (26.39%) Finance
3 31 (21.53%) Front Office
4 25 (17.36%) Investment Banking
5 20 (13.89%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.39%) Electronics
6 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.69%) Games
7 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 109 (75.69%) Developer
2 108 (75.00%) C++ Developer
3 46 (31.94%) Software Engineer
4 41 (28.47%) C++ Software Engineer
5 22 (15.28%) Low Latency C++ Developer
6 21 (14.58%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
6 21 (14.58%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 18 (12.50%) Linux Developer
8 16 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
9 15 (10.42%) SQL Developer
10 14 (9.72%) Architect
10 14 (9.72%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 14 (9.72%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (9.72%) Linux Software Architect
10 14 (9.72%) Oracle Architect
10 14 (9.72%) Oracle Developer
10 14 (9.72%) Software Architect
11 9 (6.25%) Python Developer
12 7 (4.86%) C++ Quantitative Developer
12 7 (4.86%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (81.25%) STL
2 22 (15.28%) XML
3 16 (11.11%) Middleware
4 14 (9.72%) .NET
5 6 (4.17%) WPF
6 4 (2.78%) MFC
7 3 (2.08%) Flask
7 3 (2.08%) ZeroMQ
8 2 (1.39%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.39%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.39%) LINQ
8 2 (1.39%) OAuth
8 2 (1.39%) SignalR
8 2 (1.39%) Task Parallel Library
8 2 (1.39%) WCF
9 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.69%) ATL
9 1 (0.69%) OpenGL
9 1 (0.69%) Qt
9 1 (0.69%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 48 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 26 (18.06%) Algorithms
3 22 (15.28%) Fixed Income
4 13 (9.03%) Derivative
5 11 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (6.94%) Computer Science
7 8 (5.56%) N-Tier
8 7 (4.86%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (3.47%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 5 (3.47%) Swaptions
9 5 (3.47%) Virtual Team
10 3 (2.08%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.39%) Grid Computing
11 2 (1.39%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.39%) Life Science
11 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.39%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (1.39%) Tandem
11 2 (1.39%) User Experience
12 1 (0.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 78 (54.17%) Linux
2 62 (43.06%) Unix
3 21 (14.58%) Windows
4 13 (9.03%) Solaris
5 4 (2.78%) CentOS
6 2 (1.39%) Android
7 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (70.83%) Multithreading
2 64 (44.44%) Low Latency
3 57 (39.58%) Electronic Trading
4 55 (38.19%) Software Engineering
5 42 (29.17%) Algorithmic Trading
6 27 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 26 (18.06%) Multithreaded Programming
7 26 (18.06%) OO
8 22 (15.28%) Cross-Platform Development
8 22 (15.28%) High Availability
9 11 (7.64%) E-Commerce
9 11 (7.64%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (6.25%) Analytics
10 9 (6.25%) SDLC
11 7 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.17%) Unit Testing
13 5 (3.47%) High-Frequency Trading
13 5 (3.47%) Market Making
13 5 (3.47%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 144 (100.00%) C++
2 54 (37.50%) SQL
3 28 (19.44%) Python
4 24 (16.67%) Perl
5 21 (14.58%) Java
6 20 (13.89%) C
7 18 (12.50%) C#
8 4 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.08%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.08%) Scala
10 2 (1.39%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.69%) Delphi
11 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (9.72%) Degree
2 5 (3.47%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.33%) MiFID
2 1 (0.69%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (16.67%) Oracle
2 20 (13.89%) Cisco
3 18 (12.50%) Solace
4 10 (6.94%) TIBCO
5 9 (6.25%) Cognizant
6 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.78%) Talarian
8 2 (1.39%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.69%) Borland
9 1 (0.69%) Sybase
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