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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Task Parallel Library (TPL)
London / City of London
Rank 147 148 190
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +42
Contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.033% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 0.10% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Median daily rate £500 £620 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +33.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £620 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £620 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1060 985 1550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.63% 32.05% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 821 1255
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 21 January 2017, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
1 10 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 9 (90.00%) MVVM
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
6 5 (50.00%) LINQ
6 5 (50.00%) WCF
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (50.00%) Banking
6 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (40.00%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (40.00%) Infragistics
7 4 (40.00%) SOA
7 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (40.00%) HTML
7 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (40.00%) HTML5
8 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
8 3 (30.00%) Physics

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (50.00%) WPF Developer
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
4 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (50.00%) LINQ
4 5 (50.00%) WCF
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) JSON
7 2 (20.00%) REST
8 1 (10.00%) Caliburn.Micro
8 1 (10.00%) Dapper ORM
8 1 (10.00%) JMS
8 1 (10.00%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (30.00%) Physics
2 2 (20.00%) Fintech
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) MVVM
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
5 3 (30.00%) Analytics
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (10.00%) BDD
7 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) OOD
7 1 (10.00%) OOP
7 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Infragistics