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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenGL
Rank 533 523 483
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -40
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 53 32 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.067% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.24% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 30
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £250 £375
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £34.20 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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
14076 13491 12666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.78% 28.17% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9611 8873 8150
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 195 315
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
South East +6 24 £363 +72.61% 6
London -25 11 £450 +5.88% 9
West Midlands - 7 £340 - 1
South West -3 6 £350 - 4
Yorkshire -18 3 £310 -11.42%
East of England +3 2 - - 2
OpenGL
UK

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 48 (52.75%) C++
2 35 (38.46%) Android
3 34 (37.36%) Mobile App
4 28 (30.77%) Apple iOS
5 27 (29.67%) Android Development
5 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (27.47%) Games
7 24 (26.37%) Software Engineering
8 22 (24.18%) Linux
9 21 (23.08%) JSON
9 21 (23.08%) REST
10 20 (21.98%) Mobile Application Development
11 19 (20.88%) iOS Development
11 19 (20.88%) Mobile Development
11 19 (20.88%) C
12 17 (18.68%) XML
13 16 (17.58%) Qt
14 15 (16.48%) Degree
14 15 (16.48%) Java
15 14 (15.38%) Computer Science
16 13 (14.29%) DirectX
17 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
17 12 (13.19%) C#
17 12 (13.19%) HTML
18 11 (12.09%) Social Media
18 11 (12.09%) Android SDK
18 11 (12.09%) OAuth
18 11 (12.09%) Cocoa
19 10 (10.99%) Objective-C
19 10 (10.99%) Web Services

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.20%) JBoss
1 2 (2.20%) Kinematics
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) Doxygen
3 1 (1.10%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) DVB
2 1 (1.10%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) SQLite
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.79%) Xcode
2 8 (8.79%) Subversion
3 5 (5.49%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.20%) Appium
4 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.20%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.20%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (2.20%) Gerrit
4 2 (2.20%) GCC
5 1 (1.10%) Redmine
5 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (1.10%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.10%) Valgrind
General
1 25 (27.47%) Games
2 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.30%) Advertising
3 3 (3.30%) Electronics
3 3 (3.30%) Marketing
4 2 (2.20%) Avionics
4 2 (2.20%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.20%) Banking
4 2 (2.20%) Finance
4 2 (2.20%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.20%) Automotive
5 1 (1.10%) Retail
5 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (64.84%) Developer
2 17 (18.68%) Software Engineer
3 16 (17.58%) Android Developer
4 12 (13.19%) iOS Developer
4 12 (13.19%) C++ Developer
5 9 (9.89%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Applications Developer
7 5 (5.49%) WPF Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Flash Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Flex Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Lead Android Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Senior Android Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Qt Developer
9 3 (3.30%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.08%) JSON
1 21 (23.08%) REST
2 17 (18.68%) XML
3 16 (17.58%) Qt
4 13 (14.29%) DirectX
5 12 (13.19%) HTML
6 11 (12.09%) Cocoa
6 11 (12.09%) OAuth
6 11 (12.09%) Android SDK
7 10 (10.99%) Web Services
8 8 (8.79%) Cocoa Touch
8 8 (8.79%) iOS SDK
9 6 (6.59%) HTML5
9 6 (6.59%) QML
9 6 (6.59%) WPF
10 5 (5.49%) OpenGL ES
10 5 (5.49%) GStreamer
10 5 (5.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (4.40%) CSS
11 4 (4.40%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 34 (37.36%) Mobile App
2 14 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 11 (12.09%) Social Media
4 9 (9.89%) STB
5 7 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (7.69%) iPhone
5 7 (7.69%) iPad
6 5 (5.49%) IPTV
7 4 (4.40%) Physics
8 3 (3.30%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.30%) DTV
8 3 (3.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (2.20%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (2.20%) Streaming Video
9 2 (2.20%) VHDL
9 2 (2.20%) Robotics
9 2 (2.20%) Mechatronics
9 2 (2.20%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.46%) Android
2 28 (30.77%) Apple iOS
3 22 (24.18%) Linux
4 8 (8.79%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (3.30%) Windows
6 2 (2.20%) UNIX
6 2 (2.20%) Tizen
7 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (29.67%) Android Development
2 24 (26.37%) Software Engineering
3 20 (21.98%) Mobile Application Development
4 19 (20.88%) iOS Development
4 19 (20.88%) Mobile Development
5 10 (10.99%) Memory Management
6 8 (8.79%) Multithreading
6 8 (8.79%) OOP
6 8 (8.79%) OO
7 7 (7.69%) TDD
8 6 (6.59%) Game Development
9 5 (5.49%) Open Source
9 5 (5.49%) MVC
10 4 (4.40%) Pair Programming
10 4 (4.40%) 3D Modelling
10 4 (4.40%) Embedded Software Development
11 3 (3.30%) Image Processing
11 3 (3.30%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.20%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (52.75%) C++
2 19 (20.88%) C
3 15 (16.48%) Java
4 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.19%) C#
5 10 (10.99%) Objective-C
6 8 (8.79%) Python
7 5 (5.49%) GLSL
8 4 (4.40%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.30%) Embedded C++
9 3 (3.30%) PHP
9 3 (3.30%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.20%) Perl
10 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.20%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.20%) Lua
10 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.20%) ANSI C
11 1 (1.10%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Cygwin
2 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (5.49%) Google
2 3 (3.30%) Adobe
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
Brighton, East Sussex
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
CPS Group
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago