The first table below looks at the demand for OpenCL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenCL over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cambridge region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Khronos Group OpenCL
Rank - 40 48
Contract jobs citing OpenCL 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 1.31% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.85% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate - £303 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
140 103 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.46% 26.89% 36.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 55 96
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
OpenCL
Cambridgeshire

OpenCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenCL across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OpenCL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

OpenCL
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

OpenCL Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

OpenCL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenCL across the Cambridge region.

OpenCL Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge