The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL 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 OpenGL over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 536 506 490
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -16
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 42 63 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.45% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 54
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 20 14
Average hourly rate - £38.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.17%
OpenGL
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14224 14154 14704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.22% 29.35% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9353 9292 8924
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 247 347
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £17.69 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenGL across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OpenGL Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenGL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OpenGL Daily Rate Trend in England

OpenGL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenGL across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

OpenGL Daily Rate Histogram in England

OpenGL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

OpenGL Hourly Rate Trend in England

OpenGL
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 OpenGL within the England region over the 3 months to 19 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 32 £425 +13.33% 13
South East 0 5 £350 +100.00% 6
South West -45 3 - - 1
Yorkshire 0 1 £350 +47.36% 1
East of England -31 1 - - 3
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 4
OpenGL
UK

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing OpenGL 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 OpenGL.

1 46 (66.67%) C++
2 39 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (50.72%) Linux
4 30 (43.48%) Qt
5 28 (40.58%) TDD
6 25 (36.23%) Pair Programming
6 25 (36.23%) Degree
7 21 (30.43%) Android
8 19 (27.54%) Open Source
9 18 (26.09%) Java
10 17 (24.64%) Android Development
11 16 (23.19%) C
12 15 (21.74%) QA
13 13 (18.84%) Web Services
14 12 (17.39%) Computer Science
14 12 (17.39%) Android SDK
15 11 (15.94%) Mathematics
15 11 (15.94%) Apple iOS
16 10 (14.49%) Objective-C
17 9 (13.04%) OO
17 9 (13.04%) 3D Graphics
18 8 (11.59%) Games
18 8 (11.59%) OOP
18 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
18 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
18 8 (11.59%) SQLite
18 8 (11.59%) RESTful
18 8 (11.59%) iOS Development
19 7 (10.14%) iOS SDK
19 7 (10.14%) Multithreading

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing OpenGL 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 OpenGL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Blender
1 1 (1.45%) Simulink
1 1 (1.45%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Multicast
2 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) LTE
3 1 (1.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) Wireless
3 1 (1.45%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.45%) CDMA
3 1 (1.45%) SMS
3 1 (1.45%) UMTS
3 1 (1.45%) WCDMA
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Subversion
2 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.45%) GDB
3 1 (1.45%) Xcode
3 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.45%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.45%) Gradle
3 1 (1.45%) Trac
3 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (11.59%) Games
2 5 (7.25%) Marketing
3 4 (5.80%) Electronics
4 2 (2.90%) Advertising
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (79.71%) Developer
2 29 (42.03%) C++ Developer
3 19 (27.54%) Qt Developer
4 13 (18.84%) Android Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Programmer
6 8 (11.59%) iOS Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Graphics Programmer
8 3 (4.35%) Development Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.45%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (1.45%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (1.45%) C++ Programmer
10 1 (1.45%) Graduate Software Developer
10 1 (1.45%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (1.45%) Tools Programmer
10 1 (1.45%) Game Tools Programmer
10 1 (1.45%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (43.48%) Qt
2 13 (18.84%) Web Services
3 12 (17.39%) Android SDK
4 8 (11.59%) RESTful
5 7 (10.14%) iOS SDK
5 7 (10.14%) HTML
6 6 (8.70%) DirectX
7 5 (7.25%) JSON
7 5 (7.25%) Middleware
7 5 (7.25%) J2EE
7 5 (7.25%) CSS
8 4 (5.80%) XML
9 3 (4.35%) WPF
9 3 (4.35%) WinForms
9 3 (4.35%) Flash
9 3 (4.35%) Direct3D
9 3 (4.35%) OpenGL ES
9 3 (4.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (2.90%) STL
10 2 (2.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Open Source
2 12 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 11 (15.94%) Mathematics
4 9 (13.04%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (7.25%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (4.35%) Animation
6 3 (4.35%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.90%) DTV
7 2 (2.90%) Physics
8 1 (1.45%) Streaming Media
8 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.45%) iPad
8 1 (1.45%) CUDA
8 1 (1.45%) iPhone
8 1 (1.45%) GPGPU
8 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.45%) RenderMan
8 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.72%) Linux
2 21 (30.43%) Android
3 11 (15.94%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.35%) Windows
5 2 (2.90%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (40.58%) TDD
3 25 (36.23%) Pair Programming
4 17 (24.64%) Android Development
5 9 (13.04%) OO
6 8 (11.59%) OOP
6 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.59%) iOS Development
7 7 (10.14%) Multithreading
8 6 (8.70%) MVC
9 5 (7.25%) Game Development
9 5 (7.25%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.80%) Project Planning
11 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Software Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
12 1 (1.45%) Operations Research
12 1 (1.45%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 46 (66.67%) C++
2 18 (26.09%) Java
3 16 (23.19%) C
4 10 (14.49%) Objective-C
5 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.14%) C#
7 5 (7.25%) Python
8 1 (1.45%) GLSL
8 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.45%) XAML
8 1 (1.45%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.45%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.45%) VC++
8 1 (1.45%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 25 (36.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) PhD
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.74%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) JTAG
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) Google
2 2 (2.90%) Apple
3 1 (1.45%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.45%) SolidWorks
3 1 (1.45%) Facebook
3 1 (1.45%) Twitter
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