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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 550 481 504
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +23
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 33 76 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.53% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 38 39
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 22 15
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year
- -24.85%
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
14233 14232 14533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.93% 29.24% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9178 9341 9068
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 246 342
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -3 25 £425 +13.33% 6
South East -9 4 £350 +100.00% 3
South West -35 2 - - 4
Yorkshire +3 1 £350 +180.00% 1
East of England -39 1 - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
OpenGL
UK

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 42 (67.74%) C++
2 27 (43.55%) Linux
3 25 (40.32%) Qt
4 22 (35.48%) TDD
5 20 (32.26%) Degree
6 19 (30.65%) Pair Programming
7 18 (29.03%) Android
8 16 (25.81%) C
8 16 (25.81%) Java
9 12 (19.35%) Android Development
9 12 (19.35%) Web Services
9 12 (19.35%) Open Source
9 12 (19.35%) Objective-C
9 12 (19.35%) Computer Science
10 10 (16.13%) QA
10 10 (16.13%) Apple iOS
10 10 (16.13%) 3D Graphics
10 10 (16.13%) Games
10 10 (16.13%) iOS Development
11 9 (14.52%) Mathematics
11 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
12 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (12.90%) Middleware
12 8 (12.90%) C#
13 7 (11.29%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (11.29%) Android SDK
13 7 (11.29%) SQLite
14 6 (9.68%) Game Development
14 6 (9.68%) Subversion
14 6 (9.68%) JavaScript

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (1.61%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
1 1 (1.61%) Simulink
1 1 (1.61%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.61%) Blender
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) HTTP
2 2 (3.23%) Multicast
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.61%) CDMA
3 1 (1.61%) SMS
3 1 (1.61%) UMTS
3 1 (1.61%) WCDMA
3 1 (1.61%) DVB
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) Wireless
3 1 (1.61%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQLite
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Subversion
2 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.23%) Trac
3 2 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.61%) Xcode
4 1 (1.61%) GDB
General
1 10 (16.13%) Games
2 5 (8.06%) Electronics
3 4 (6.45%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Finance
5 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 46 (74.19%) Developer
2 22 (35.48%) C++ Developer
3 15 (24.19%) Qt Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Programmer
4 8 (12.90%) iOS Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Android Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Games Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Graphics Programmer
8 2 (3.23%) Development Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Graduate
9 1 (1.61%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Games Programmer
9 1 (1.61%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) Qt
2 12 (19.35%) Web Services
3 8 (12.90%) Middleware
4 7 (11.29%) Android SDK
5 6 (9.68%) DirectX
6 5 (8.06%) JSON
6 5 (8.06%) RESTful
6 5 (8.06%) OpenGL ES
7 4 (6.45%) Direct3D
7 4 (6.45%) HTML
8 3 (4.84%) Flash
8 3 (4.84%) WPF
8 3 (4.84%) WinForms
8 3 (4.84%) iOS SDK
9 2 (3.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (3.23%) OpenCL
9 2 (3.23%) WebGL
9 2 (3.23%) WebKit
9 2 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (3.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Open Source
1 12 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.13%) 3D Graphics
3 9 (14.52%) Mathematics
4 7 (11.29%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.84%) Animation
6 2 (3.23%) Online Games
6 2 (3.23%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (3.23%) RenderMan
6 2 (3.23%) Physics
6 2 (3.23%) Device Driver
6 2 (3.23%) DTV
7 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.61%) Streaming Media
7 1 (1.61%) Derivative
7 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.61%) STB
7 1 (1.61%) GPGPU
7 1 (1.61%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 27 (43.55%) Linux
2 18 (29.03%) Android
3 10 (16.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.23%) Windows
5 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) TDD
2 19 (30.65%) Pair Programming
3 12 (19.35%) Android Development
4 10 (16.13%) iOS Development
5 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.68%) Game Development
7 6 (9.68%) OO
8 5 (8.06%) OOP
8 5 (8.06%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.84%) MVC
9 3 (4.84%) Project Planning
9 3 (4.84%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.23%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (3.23%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.61%) OOD
11 1 (1.61%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 42 (67.74%) C++
2 16 (25.81%) C
2 16 (25.81%) Java
3 12 (19.35%) Objective-C
4 8 (12.90%) C#
5 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.06%) Python
7 3 (4.84%) HLSL
7 3 (4.84%) GLSL
8 2 (3.23%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.61%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) JTAG
Vendors
1 2 (3.23%) Google
1 2 (3.23%) Apple
2 1 (1.61%) Autodesk
2 1 (1.61%) SolidWorks
2 1 (1.61%) Facebook
2 1 (1.61%) Twitter
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