The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL
Rank 606 563 563
Rank change year-on-year
-43 0
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 24 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.083% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 17
Median daily rate £420 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £320 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.62 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.31% -2.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.62 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-0.31% -7.11%
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
14230 13798 13509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.94% 27.26% 27.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10077 9062 9006
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 180 187
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing OpenGL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -27 12 £300 -14.28% 4
London +6 8 £450 +28.57% 15
South West -4 2 - - 1
East of England +3 1 - - 3
OpenGL
UK

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenGL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for OpenGL.

1 63 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (68.89%) C++
3 53 (58.89%) Linux
4 51 (56.67%) Qt
5 40 (44.44%) TDD
6 37 (41.11%) Degree
7 29 (32.22%) Pair Programming
8 24 (26.67%) Open Source
9 20 (22.22%) QA
9 20 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 18 (20.00%) Android
10 18 (20.00%) Java
10 18 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (18.89%) Android Development
12 15 (16.67%) Apple iOS
12 15 (16.67%) C
12 15 (16.67%) OO
12 15 (16.67%) Multithreading
13 14 (15.56%) Computer Science
13 14 (15.56%) JSON
13 14 (15.56%) HTML
13 14 (15.56%) iOS Development
14 13 (14.44%) Mobile App
14 13 (14.44%) Git (software)
15 12 (13.33%) HTML5
15 12 (13.33%) Node.js
16 11 (12.22%) OpenGL ES
16 11 (12.22%) CSS
17 10 (11.11%) Python
17 10 (11.11%) Subversion

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (13.33%) Node.js
2 2 (2.22%) Kinematics
3 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) HTTP
2 5 (5.56%) Internet
3 3 (3.33%) DVB
4 2 (2.22%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) GIS
1 2 (2.22%) SQLite
2 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (14.44%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.11%) Subversion
3 7 (7.78%) JIRA
4 5 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.44%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (4.44%) Xcode
6 3 (3.33%) Android Studio
6 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.22%) ClearCase
7 2 (2.22%) GCC
7 2 (2.22%) Qt Creator
7 2 (2.22%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (1.11%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.11%) JUnit
General
1 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.78%) Finance
3 5 (5.56%) Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Electronics
3 5 (5.56%) Games
4 4 (4.44%) Avionics
5 1 (1.11%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (78.89%) Developer
2 45 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 27 (30.00%) Qt Developer
4 13 (14.44%) Software Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) UX Developer
7 6 (6.67%) C++ GUI Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (6.67%) GUI Developer
7 6 (6.67%) iOS Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Middleware Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Android Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Java Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Linux Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (56.67%) Qt
2 14 (15.56%) HTML
2 14 (15.56%) JSON
3 12 (13.33%) HTML5
4 11 (12.22%) CSS
4 11 (12.22%) OpenGL ES
5 9 (10.00%) Core Animation
5 9 (10.00%) Web Services
6 8 (8.89%) HTML5 Canvas
6 8 (8.89%) SVG
7 7 (7.78%) CSS3
7 7 (7.78%) jQuery
7 7 (7.78%) REST
7 7 (7.78%) RESTful
7 7 (7.78%) XML
8 6 (6.67%) Middleware
9 5 (5.56%) Android SDK
9 5 (5.56%) Cocoa
9 5 (5.56%) DirectX
9 5 (5.56%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 13 (14.44%) Mobile App
3 9 (10.00%) Animation
3 9 (10.00%) DTV
3 9 (10.00%) STB
4 8 (8.89%) Motion Graphics
4 8 (8.89%) User Experience
5 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.78%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (6.67%) Device Driver
7 5 (5.56%) Mathematics
8 4 (4.44%) Digital Media
8 4 (4.44%) iPad
8 4 (4.44%) iPhone
9 3 (3.33%) Algorithms
9 3 (3.33%) IPTV
9 3 (3.33%) MHEG
9 3 (3.33%) Physics
9 3 (3.33%) Robotics
9 3 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 53 (58.89%) Linux
2 18 (20.00%) Android
3 15 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.67%) Windows
5 3 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (2.22%) Unix
7 1 (1.11%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (44.44%) TDD
3 29 (32.22%) Pair Programming
4 24 (26.67%) Open Source
5 20 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 18 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (18.89%) Android Development
8 15 (16.67%) Multithreading
8 15 (16.67%) OO
9 14 (15.56%) iOS Development
10 7 (7.78%) Rapid Prototyping
11 6 (6.67%) API Development
11 6 (6.67%) Front End Development
11 6 (6.67%) Functional Testing
11 6 (6.67%) Memory Management
11 6 (6.67%) Mobile Development
11 6 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (6.67%) Software Architecture
12 5 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
13 4 (4.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 62 (68.89%) C++
2 18 (20.00%) Java
3 15 (16.67%) C
4 10 (11.11%) Python
5 8 (8.89%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.89%) Objective-C
6 4 (4.44%) Embedded C
7 3 (3.33%) C#
7 3 (3.33%) Embedded C++
8 2 (2.22%) Ada
8 2 (2.22%) ANSI C
8 2 (2.22%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.22%) Perl
8 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.11%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 37 (41.11%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.11%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) LXC
2 2 (2.22%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 4 (4.44%) Google
2 1 (1.11%) Apple
2 1 (1.11%) Twitter
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