The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 539 456 500
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +44
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 27 83 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.62% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 41 33
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 14
Average hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £31.80 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £40.25 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.51%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13758 13351 14136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.83% 28.66% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8961 8646 8788
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 264 345
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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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 31 July 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 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -18 19 £425 +21.42% 10
South East -18 6 £280 +6.66%
Yorkshire +2 1 £350 +180.00% 2
East of England -23 1 - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 5
North East - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
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OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 44 (69.84%) C++
2 24 (38.10%) Linux
3 23 (36.51%) C
3 23 (36.51%) Qt
4 22 (34.92%) Degree
5 21 (33.33%) Android
6 18 (28.57%) TDD
7 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
8 15 (23.81%) Java
9 14 (22.22%) Pair Programming
10 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
11 11 (17.46%) Objective-C
11 11 (17.46%) 3D Graphics
11 11 (17.46%) Embedded Systems
11 11 (17.46%) Android Development
12 10 (15.87%) Mathematics
13 9 (14.29%) Open Source
13 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (14.29%) Middleware
13 9 (14.29%) iOS Development
14 8 (12.70%) Web Services
14 8 (12.70%) Python
14 8 (12.70%) Games
14 8 (12.70%) QA
15 7 (11.11%) SQLite
15 7 (11.11%) Electronics
15 7 (11.11%) OpenGL ES
15 7 (11.11%) Apple iOS
16 6 (9.52%) PhD
16 6 (9.52%) Windows

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.59%) Simulink
2 1 (1.59%) Blender
2 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) DVB
2 1 (1.59%) Wireless
2 1 (1.59%) LTE
2 1 (1.59%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.59%) CDMA
2 1 (1.59%) SMS
2 1 (1.59%) UMTS
2 1 (1.59%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQLite
2 2 (3.17%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Subversion
1 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.35%) JIRA
3 3 (4.76%) Trac
4 1 (1.59%) GDB
4 1 (1.59%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 8 (12.70%) Games
2 7 (11.11%) Electronics
3 4 (6.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Avionics
4 1 (1.59%) Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (66.67%) Developer
2 18 (28.57%) C++ Developer
3 11 (17.46%) Software Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Qt Developer
4 7 (11.11%) iOS Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Programmer
5 6 (9.52%) Android Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Development Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Games Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Graduate
7 1 (1.59%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (1.59%) Games Programmer
7 1 (1.59%) C++ Programmer
7 1 (1.59%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) Qt
2 9 (14.29%) Middleware
3 8 (12.70%) Web Services
4 7 (11.11%) OpenGL ES
5 6 (9.52%) JSON
6 5 (7.94%) DirectX
6 5 (7.94%) Direct3D
6 5 (7.94%) Android SDK
7 4 (6.35%) OpenCL
7 4 (6.35%) HTML5
7 4 (6.35%) HTML
8 3 (4.76%) XML
8 3 (4.76%) Flash
8 3 (4.76%) WPF
8 3 (4.76%) WinForms
8 3 (4.76%) WebKit
9 2 (3.17%) Renderscript
9 2 (3.17%) DirectCompute
9 2 (3.17%) Ajax
9 2 (3.17%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
2 11 (17.46%) 3D Graphics
2 11 (17.46%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (15.87%) Mathematics
4 9 (14.29%) Open Source
5 3 (4.76%) RenderMan
5 3 (4.76%) DTV
5 3 (4.76%) Device Driver
6 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.17%) STB
6 2 (3.17%) Physics
6 2 (3.17%) Animation
6 2 (3.17%) GPGPU
6 2 (3.17%) Online Games
6 2 (3.17%) CUDA
7 1 (1.59%) iPad
7 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.59%) iPhone
7 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.10%) Linux
2 21 (33.33%) Android
3 7 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 6 (9.52%) Windows
5 2 (3.17%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) TDD
2 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
3 14 (22.22%) Pair Programming
4 11 (17.46%) Android Development
5 9 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.35%) Multithreading
6 4 (6.35%) Software Testing
7 3 (4.76%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.76%) Game Development
8 2 (3.17%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (3.17%) OOP
9 1 (1.59%) OO
9 1 (1.59%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.59%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.59%) OOD
9 1 (1.59%) CAD
9 1 (1.59%) Project Management
9 1 (1.59%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 44 (69.84%) C++
2 23 (36.51%) C
3 15 (23.81%) Java
4 11 (17.46%) Objective-C
5 8 (12.70%) Python
6 6 (9.52%) C#
7 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.94%) GLSL
7 5 (7.94%) HLSL
8 3 (4.76%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.17%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.17%) Assembly Language
9 2 (3.17%) XAML
10 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (34.92%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) PhD
3 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) JTAG
Vendors
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.17%) Apple
2 1 (1.59%) Autodesk
2 1 (1.59%) SolidWorks
2 1 (1.59%) Facebook
2 1 (1.59%) Twitter
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