The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 188 212 188
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -24
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 8 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.059% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.20% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 11
Average daily rate
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£525 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1681 2044 1856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.74% 29.92% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1350 1552 1449
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £596
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 24
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.60 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £77.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

OpenGL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OpenGL
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

OpenGL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

OpenGL
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenGL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

OpenGL Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

OpenGL
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenGL across the City of London region.

OpenGL Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing OpenGL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OpenGL.

1 10 (76.92%) C++
2 9 (69.23%) Qt
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 9 (69.23%) Pair Programming
3 3 (23.08%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Flash
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe
4 2 (15.38%) WebGL
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (15.38%) Stage3D
4 2 (15.38%) Away3D
4 2 (15.38%) Subversion
4 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Apache Flex
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe AIR
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Advertising
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) PureMVC
5 1 (7.69%) Games
5 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Android
5 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
5 1 (7.69%) Android Development

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing OpenGL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OpenGL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) C++ Developer
3 9 (69.23%) Qt Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Flash Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Flex Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Games Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Qt
2 2 (15.38%) Flash
2 2 (15.38%) WebGL
2 2 (15.38%) Stage3D
2 2 (15.38%) Away3D
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Flex
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe AIR
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) PureMVC
3 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
3 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
3 1 (7.69%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Kinect
2 1 (7.69%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) TDD
1 9 (69.23%) Pair Programming
2 3 (23.08%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Android Development
4 1 (7.69%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe