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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenGL
Rank 538 523 468
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -55
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 41 39 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.080% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.29% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 27
Average daily rate
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£338 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £300 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 21
Average hourly rate £37.62 £38.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £40.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.11% +15.71%
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
13884 13503 11524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.43% 27.56% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9154 8977 7355
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 195 341
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £18.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
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 6 May 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 +14 24 £350 - 7
East of England +7 4 £300 -25.00% 4
London -35 4 £350 -9.67% 7
South West +13 3 £350 - 2
West Midlands -13 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 £338 - 1
North West -17 1 £275 - 1
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OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 37 (54.41%) C++
2 21 (30.88%) Mobile App
3 20 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 19 (27.94%) Android
5 16 (23.53%) Games
5 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (23.53%) C
6 14 (20.59%) HTML
6 14 (20.59%) Linux
7 13 (19.12%) OOP
7 13 (19.12%) OO
7 13 (19.12%) Qt
7 13 (19.12%) Apple iOS
7 13 (19.12%) Mobile Application Development
8 12 (17.65%) Android Development
8 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
9 11 (16.18%) Degree
9 11 (16.18%) JSON
9 11 (16.18%) Java
10 10 (14.71%) XML
10 10 (14.71%) REST
11 9 (13.24%) C#
11 9 (13.24%) 3D Graphics
11 9 (13.24%) STB
11 9 (13.24%) Subversion
12 8 (11.76%) Memory Management
12 8 (11.76%) MVC
12 8 (11.76%) Flash
12 8 (11.76%) iOS Development
13 7 (10.29%) Mobile Development

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (2.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) DVB
2 2 (2.94%) Multicast
3 1 (1.47%) HTTP
3 1 (1.47%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Subversion
2 6 (8.82%) Xcode
3 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.94%) Appium
6 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.47%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.47%) Android Studio
General
1 16 (23.53%) Games
2 6 (8.82%) Advertising
3 5 (7.35%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.41%) Automotive
6 2 (2.94%) Electronics
6 2 (2.94%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.94%) Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (52.94%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Android Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Flash Developer
5 7 (10.29%) iOS Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Flex Developer
7 5 (7.35%) C++ Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Programmer
9 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) WPF Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Mobile Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Graphics Programmer
10 2 (2.94%) Lead Android Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Qt Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) HTML
2 13 (19.12%) Qt
3 11 (16.18%) JSON
4 10 (14.71%) XML
4 10 (14.71%) REST
5 8 (11.76%) Flash
6 7 (10.29%) DirectX
6 7 (10.29%) Apache Flex
6 7 (10.29%) Adobe AIR
6 7 (10.29%) Web Services
6 7 (10.29%) WebGL
6 7 (10.29%) PureMVC
6 7 (10.29%) Stage3D
6 7 (10.29%) Away3D
7 6 (8.82%) Android SDK
7 6 (8.82%) Cocoa
8 5 (7.35%) HTML5
8 5 (7.35%) Cocoa Touch
9 4 (5.88%) OpenGL ES
9 4 (5.88%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.88%) Mobile App
2 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 9 (13.24%) 3D Graphics
3 9 (13.24%) STB
4 5 (7.35%) IPTV
4 5 (7.35%) Physics
5 4 (5.88%) iPad
5 4 (5.88%) iPhone
6 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.41%) DTV
6 3 (4.41%) Social Media
6 3 (4.41%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.94%) User Experience
7 2 (2.94%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.47%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.47%) GPGPU
8 1 (1.47%) Open Source
8 1 (1.47%) CUDA
8 1 (1.47%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Android
2 14 (20.59%) Linux
3 13 (19.12%) Apple iOS
4 6 (8.82%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.94%) Windows
5 2 (2.94%) Tizen
6 1 (1.47%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.12%) OOP
3 13 (19.12%) OO
3 13 (19.12%) Mobile Application Development
4 12 (17.65%) Android Development
5 8 (11.76%) iOS Development
5 8 (11.76%) Memory Management
5 8 (11.76%) MVC
6 7 (10.29%) Mobile Development
7 6 (8.82%) Multithreading
8 5 (7.35%) Game Development
9 4 (5.88%) 3D Modelling
10 3 (4.41%) Image Processing
10 3 (4.41%) TDD
10 3 (4.41%) Pair Programming
11 2 (2.94%) Software Architecture
11 2 (2.94%) Embedded Software Development
12 1 (1.47%) Analytics
12 1 (1.47%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (54.41%) C++
2 16 (23.53%) C
3 11 (16.18%) Java
4 9 (13.24%) C#
5 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.29%) PHP
6 6 (8.82%) Python
6 6 (8.82%) GLSL
7 5 (7.35%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.41%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.94%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.94%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.94%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.47%) R
10 1 (1.47%) Ada
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Adobe
2 1 (1.47%) Google
2 1 (1.47%) Wind River
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
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