The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GPGPU in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GPGPU over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
Rank - 564 567
Contract jobs citing GPGPU 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.008% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £275 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13306 12787 13590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.00% 26.57% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8068 8002 8055
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 587 545 721
Average hourly rate £18.25 £19.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £44.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

GPGPU
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GPGPU Jobs Demand Trend in England

GPGPU
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GPGPU Daily Rate Trend in England

GPGPU
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

GPGPU Hourly Rate Trend in England

GPGPU
Top 13 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GPGPU 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 GPGPU.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) CUDA
1 1 (100.00%) OpenCL
1 1 (100.00%) Renderscript
1 1 (100.00%) DirectCompute

GPGPU
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GPGPU 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 GPGPU. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) OpenCL
1 1 (100.00%) Renderscript
1 1 (100.00%) DirectCompute
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++