The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL
Rank - 63 -
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.69% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £340 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £333 £210
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
OpenGL
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
235 179 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.08% 24.66% 25.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 121 109
Median daily rate £350 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £11.93 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing OpenGL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OpenGL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OpenGL
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OpenGL across the Birmingham region.

OpenGL Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham