The table below looks at the statistics for Task Parallel Library skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Task Parallel Library over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Task Parallel Library (TPL)
Rank 163 211 202
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -9
Contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.034% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £650 £435 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.52% -30.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £218 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-45.62% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Task Parallel Library
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
1236 1775 1733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.50% 29.90% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 1448 1293
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Task Parallel Library
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Task Parallel Library as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Task Parallel Library Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Task Parallel Library
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 Task Parallel Library across the City of London region.

Task Parallel Library Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Task Parallel Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Task Parallel Library also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Task Parallel Library.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
1 14 (100.00%) Banking
1 14 (100.00%) WPF
1 14 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 13 (92.86%) Investment Banking
2 13 (92.86%) Front Office
2 13 (92.86%) MVVM
2 13 (92.86%) Reactive Extensions
3 11 (78.57%) DevExpress
4 7 (50.00%) Equities
5 5 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (7.14%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) XAML
6 1 (7.14%) Infragistics
6 1 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) JMS
6 1 (7.14%) OOD
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) Computer Science

Task Parallel Library
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 14 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (92.86%) Front Office
2 13 (92.86%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (92.86%) C# WPF Developer
2 13 (92.86%) Front Office Developer
2 13 (92.86%) Senior C# Developer
2 13 (92.86%) Senior Developer
2 13 (92.86%) WPF Developer
3 12 (85.71%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
3 12 (85.71%) Senior WPF Developer
4 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) WPF
2 13 (92.86%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) JMS
3 1 (7.14%) LINQ
3 1 (7.14%) WCF
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Equities
2 5 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
2 13 (92.86%) MVVM
3 1 (7.14%) BDD
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) OOD
3 1 (7.14%) OOP
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) DevExpress
2 1 (7.14%) Infragistics
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft