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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Task Parallel Library over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Task Parallel Library (TPL)
Rank 196 205 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.072% 0.098% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Average daily rate
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£472 £588 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.30% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £46.00 -
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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
1641 1809 1879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.55% 29.55% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1330 1400 1490
Average daily rate £425 £438 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 25
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £41.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 - £32.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 - £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

Task Parallel Library
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Task Parallel Library across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Task Parallel Library across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Task Parallel Library Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Task Parallel Library 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 Task Parallel Library.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) WPF
3 8 (72.73%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) WCF
4 7 (63.64%) Multithreading
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (63.64%) OO
5 6 (54.55%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (54.55%) MVVM
5 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
5 6 (54.55%) Mathematics
5 6 (54.55%) Degree
5 6 (54.55%) Analytics
6 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
6 5 (45.45%) VBA
7 4 (36.36%) Windows
7 4 (36.36%) Infragistics
7 4 (36.36%) Statistics
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (36.36%) Release Management
7 4 (36.36%) Unity DI Container
7 4 (36.36%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (36.36%) Tableau
8 3 (27.27%) Memory Management
8 3 (27.27%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Task Parallel Library 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 Task Parallel Library. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) ProC
2 1 (9.09%) NUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Senior Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (45.45%) UI Programmer
4 5 (45.45%) UI Developer
4 5 (45.45%) Senior UI Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
5 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Architect
6 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) WPF
3 8 (72.73%) WCF
4 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (9.09%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mathematics
2 4 (36.36%) Statistics
2 4 (36.36%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (18.18%) Derivative
3 2 (18.18%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) Multithreading
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (54.55%) MVVM
3 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
3 6 (54.55%) Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) Release Management
5 3 (27.27%) Memory Management
5 3 (27.27%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) Parallel Programming
6 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) VBA
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Infragistics
1 4 (36.36%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) Reuters
2 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg