The table below looks at the statistics for GLSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GLSL over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL Shading Language (GLSL)
Rank - 585 560
Contract jobs citing GLSL 0 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.013% 0.018%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.034% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
GLSL
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18275 17782 16630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.73% 37.90% 37.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12559 11962 10613
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 414 452
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

GLSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GLSL across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

GLSL Jobs Demand Trend in England

GLSL
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GLSL across the England region.

GLSL Daily Rate Trend in England

GLSL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GLSL across the England region.

GLSL Hourly Rate Trend in England

GLSL
Top 16 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GLSL 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 GLSL.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) OpenGL ES
2 3 (75.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (25.00%) DTV
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) C

GLSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GLSL 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 GLSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Android Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) DTV
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) C