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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 191 227 223
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -4
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 7 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.041% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.14% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£475 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year
- -24.85%
OpenGL
London

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
1708 2204 2248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.53% 29.92% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1262 1685 1755
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 12
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +4.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
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 23 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (88.89%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Pair Programming
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Qt
3 1 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (11.11%) iPad
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Game Development
3 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
3 1 (11.11%) OpenGL ES
3 1 (11.11%) Android SDK
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Flash
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) C++ Developer
3 7 (77.78%) Qt Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Qt
2 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
2 1 (11.11%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (11.11%) Android SDK
2 1 (11.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) TDD
1 7 (77.78%) Pair Programming
2 1 (11.11%) Game Development
2 1 (11.11%) Android Development
2 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Apple