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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenGL
Rank 529 476 469
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -7
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 28 63 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.52% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 28
Average daily rate
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£338 £413 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +2.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £348 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £476 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-29.03% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £42.50 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+22.69% +8.66%
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
12683 12009 11563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.31% 27.30% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8620 7684 7424
Average daily rate £398 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 249 314
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £14.08 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.85 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenGL across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

OpenGL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 January 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
London -23 20 £425 -5.55% 14
South West -12 5 £275 - 2
East of England -3 1 - - 3
South East -6 1 - - 5
Yorkshire - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 2
OpenGL
UK

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 62 (72.09%) C++
2 52 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (46.51%) Linux
4 39 (45.35%) Qt
5 31 (36.05%) TDD
6 26 (30.23%) Pair Programming
7 22 (25.58%) Degree
8 21 (24.42%) Java
9 19 (22.09%) OO
9 19 (22.09%) Open Source
10 18 (20.93%) OOP
11 17 (19.77%) Android
12 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
12 16 (18.60%) HTML
12 16 (18.60%) Android Development
13 15 (17.44%) C
13 15 (17.44%) MVC
14 14 (16.28%) Apple iOS
15 13 (15.12%) Subversion
15 13 (15.12%) Multithreading
15 13 (15.12%) Android SDK
16 12 (13.95%) 3D Graphics
16 12 (13.95%) QA
16 12 (13.95%) iOS SDK
17 11 (12.79%) Google
18 10 (11.63%) Web Services
19 9 (10.47%) C#
19 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
19 9 (10.47%) RESTful
20 8 (9.30%) JavaScript

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) Multicast
2 4 (4.65%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.33%) HTTP
4 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.16%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (15.12%) Subversion
2 6 (6.98%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.65%) GoogleTest
4 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.33%) Appium
5 2 (2.33%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (1.16%) Gradle
6 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.16%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.16%) Xcode
6 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (9.30%) Advertising
1 8 (9.30%) Games
2 6 (6.98%) Marketing
3 4 (4.65%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.33%) Electronics
4 2 (2.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Military
5 1 (1.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 67 (77.91%) Developer
2 30 (34.88%) C++ Developer
3 20 (23.26%) Qt Developer
4 14 (16.28%) Android Developer
5 13 (15.12%) Software Developer
5 13 (15.12%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Flash Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Flex Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Graphics Programmer
7 6 (6.98%) Programmer
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.49%) iOS Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Senior iOS Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Development Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Mobile Developer
10 2 (2.33%) C++/C# Developer
10 2 (2.33%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (45.35%) Qt
2 16 (18.60%) HTML
3 13 (15.12%) Android SDK
4 12 (13.95%) iOS SDK
5 10 (11.63%) Web Services
6 9 (10.47%) RESTful
7 7 (8.14%) Stage3D
7 7 (8.14%) Away3D
7 7 (8.14%) J2EE
7 7 (8.14%) CSS
7 7 (8.14%) DirectX
7 7 (8.14%) Flash
7 7 (8.14%) PureMVC
7 7 (8.14%) WebGL
7 7 (8.14%) Adobe AIR
7 7 (8.14%) Apache Flex
8 6 (6.98%) OpenGL ES
8 6 (6.98%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 5 (5.81%) QML
10 3 (3.49%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) Open Source
2 12 (13.95%) 3D Graphics
3 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
4 8 (9.30%) Mobile App
5 7 (8.14%) Mathematics
6 5 (5.81%) Augmented Reality
7 3 (3.49%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (3.49%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.49%) Physics
8 2 (2.33%) DTV
8 2 (2.33%) GIS
9 1 (1.16%) User Experience
9 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.16%) STB
9 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.16%) Statistics
9 1 (1.16%) Animation
9 1 (1.16%) GPGPU
9 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.16%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 40 (46.51%) Linux
2 17 (19.77%) Android
3 14 (16.28%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.49%) VxWorks
4 3 (3.49%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.05%) TDD
3 26 (30.23%) Pair Programming
4 19 (22.09%) OO
5 18 (20.93%) OOP
6 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
6 16 (18.60%) Android Development
7 15 (17.44%) MVC
8 13 (15.12%) Multithreading
9 7 (8.14%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (8.14%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.14%) Game Development
9 7 (8.14%) Waterfall
10 6 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.65%) Embedded Software Development
13 3 (3.49%) iOS Development
13 3 (3.49%) Test Scripting
13 3 (3.49%) Test Automation
14 2 (2.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (72.09%) C++
2 21 (24.42%) Java
3 15 (17.44%) C
4 9 (10.47%) C#
5 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.14%) PHP
7 5 (5.81%) SQL
7 5 (5.81%) GLSL
8 4 (4.65%) Python
8 4 (4.65%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.16%) VC++
9 1 (1.16%) Ada
9 1 (1.16%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.16%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (25.58%) Degree
2 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) QA
2 4 (4.65%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.65%) TickIT
3 1 (1.16%) JTAG
3 1 (1.16%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Google
2 7 (8.14%) Adobe
3 3 (3.49%) Progress
4 1 (1.16%) Wind River
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