The table below looks at the statistics for HLSL 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 HLSL over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Level Shading Language (HLSL)
Rank - 553 577
Contract jobs citing HLSL 0 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.015% 0.006%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.037% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
19315 19025 20286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.82% 39.50% 37.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12596 12314 12162
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 492 715
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

HLSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

HLSL Jobs Demand Trend in England

HLSL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

HLSL Daily Rate Trend in England

HLSL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

HLSL Hourly Rate Trend in England

HLSL
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HLSL within the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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HLSL
Top 17 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing HLSL 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 HLSL.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) RenderMan
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) GLSL
1 1 (100.00%) Direct3D
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL ES

HLSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing HLSL 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 HLSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) Direct3D
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) RenderMan
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Degree