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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 521 511 464
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -47
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 51 57 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.098% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.43% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 50
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - £363 £425
% change year-on-year
- -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £36.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £45.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -3.70%
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
13846 13260 13408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.63% 28.40% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9600 8777 8332
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 249 362
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.04 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -2 34 £475 +5.55% 8
South West - 8 - -
South East -26 6 - - 3
North West -7 2 - -
East of England -17 1 - - 3
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
OpenGL
UK

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 62 (73.81%) C++
2 55 (65.48%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (57.14%) Linux
4 44 (52.38%) Qt
5 38 (45.24%) TDD
6 32 (38.10%) Pair Programming
7 28 (33.33%) Degree
8 25 (29.76%) Open Source
9 21 (25.00%) Java
10 18 (21.43%) Android
11 17 (20.24%) QA
11 17 (20.24%) Android Development
12 14 (16.67%) Multithreading
13 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
13 13 (15.48%) C
13 13 (15.48%) OO
13 13 (15.48%) Apple iOS
14 12 (14.29%) Android SDK
14 12 (14.29%) OOP
15 11 (13.10%) Web Services
15 11 (13.10%) Google
16 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
16 10 (11.90%) RESTful
16 10 (11.90%) HTML
17 9 (10.71%) MVC
17 9 (10.71%) JavaScript
17 9 (10.71%) Mathematics
17 9 (10.71%) iOS SDK
18 7 (8.33%) Waterfall
18 7 (8.33%) Subversion

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (1.19%) Blender
1 1 (1.19%) Simulink
1 1 (1.19%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) Ethernet
1 4 (4.76%) Multicast
2 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.19%) LTE
3 1 (1.19%) Wireless
3 1 (1.19%) Internet
3 1 (1.19%) HTTP
3 1 (1.19%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.19%) CDMA
3 1 (1.19%) SMS
3 1 (1.19%) UMTS
3 1 (1.19%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Subversion
1 7 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 4 (4.76%) GoogleTest
3 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.38%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (1.19%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.19%) GDB
5 1 (1.19%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.19%) Gradle
5 1 (1.19%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.19%) Xcode
General
1 5 (5.95%) Games
2 4 (4.76%) Electronics
2 4 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 4 (4.76%) Marketing
3 3 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (1.19%) Military
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 69 (82.14%) Developer
2 36 (42.86%) C++ Developer
3 25 (29.76%) Qt Developer
4 13 (15.48%) Android Developer
4 13 (15.48%) Software Developer
5 10 (11.90%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Programmer
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Graphics Programmer
7 4 (4.76%) iOS Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Development Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) C++/C# Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Senior iOS Developer
10 1 (1.19%) UI Programmer
10 1 (1.19%) Senior Android Developer
10 1 (1.19%) Mobile Developer
10 1 (1.19%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (52.38%) Qt
2 12 (14.29%) Android SDK
3 11 (13.10%) Web Services
4 10 (11.90%) RESTful
4 10 (11.90%) HTML
5 9 (10.71%) iOS SDK
6 7 (8.33%) J2EE
6 7 (8.33%) CSS
7 6 (7.14%) DirectX
8 4 (4.76%) QML
8 4 (4.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 3 (3.57%) OpenGL ES
9 3 (3.57%) CORBA
10 2 (2.38%) Flash
10 2 (2.38%) STL
10 2 (2.38%) MFC
10 2 (2.38%) XML
10 2 (2.38%) WinForms
10 2 (2.38%) WPF
10 2 (2.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.76%) Open Source
2 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.71%) Mathematics
4 7 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (4.76%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (3.57%) Animation
7 2 (2.38%) DTV
7 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.38%) GIS
7 2 (2.38%) Physics
7 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.19%) Kinect
8 1 (1.19%) iPad
8 1 (1.19%) iPhone
8 1 (1.19%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.19%) STB
8 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 48 (57.14%) Linux
2 18 (21.43%) Android
3 13 (15.48%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.57%) VxWorks
5 2 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (65.48%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (45.24%) TDD
3 32 (38.10%) Pair Programming
4 17 (20.24%) Android Development
5 14 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
6 13 (15.48%) OO
7 12 (14.29%) OOP
8 9 (10.71%) MVC
9 7 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (5.95%) Game Development
12 4 (4.76%) Project Planning
12 4 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.76%) Test Automation
12 4 (4.76%) iOS Development
13 3 (3.57%) Test Scripting
13 3 (3.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (73.81%) C++
2 21 (25.00%) Java
3 13 (15.48%) C
4 9 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.33%) C#
5 7 (8.33%) Python
6 6 (7.14%) Objective-C
7 5 (5.95%) SQL
8 1 (1.19%) XAML
8 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.19%) PHP
8 1 (1.19%) VC++
8 1 (1.19%) Ada
Qualifications
1 28 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.24%) QA
2 4 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.76%) TickIT
3 2 (2.38%) JTAG
4 1 (1.19%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 11 (13.10%) Google
2 3 (3.57%) Progress
3 2 (2.38%) Apple
4 1 (1.19%) Facebook
4 1 (1.19%) Wind River
4 1 (1.19%) SolidWorks
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe
4 1 (1.19%) Autodesk
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago