The table below looks at the statistics for Task Parallel Library 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 Task Parallel Library 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
Task Parallel Library (TPL)
Rank 546 527 506
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -21
Contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library 11 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.027% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.087% 0.100% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 5
Average daily rate
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£513 £310 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.40% -38.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £275 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £445 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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%

Task Parallel Library
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Task Parallel Library across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Task Parallel Library Jobs Demand Trend in England

Task Parallel Library
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library across the England region.

Task Parallel Library Daily Rate Trend in England

Task Parallel Library
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Task Parallel Library Daily Rate Histogram in England

Task Parallel Library
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 Task Parallel Library 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 -5 11 £513 +65.40% 1
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Task Parallel Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Task Parallel Library 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 Task Parallel Library.

1 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 32 (86.49%) C#
2 32 (86.49%) WPF
3 25 (67.57%) TDD
4 22 (59.46%) Banking
5 19 (51.35%) .NET Framework
6 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (45.95%) SQL
7 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
7 15 (40.54%) WCF
8 14 (37.84%) Degree
8 14 (37.84%) MVVM
8 14 (37.84%) Front Office
9 13 (35.14%) Finance
9 13 (35.14%) Reactive Extensions
9 13 (35.14%) Computer Science
10 12 (32.43%) Investment Banking
11 11 (29.73%) Multithreading
12 9 (24.32%) Mathematics
12 9 (24.32%) Fixed Income
12 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
12 9 (24.32%) OO
12 9 (24.32%) OOD
12 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (21.62%) Data Structures
13 8 (21.62%) Algorithms
13 8 (21.62%) Windows
13 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
13 8 (21.62%) Oracle
13 8 (21.62%) Scrum

Task Parallel Library
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Task Parallel Library 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 Task Parallel Library. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Big Data
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 8 (21.62%) NUnit
3 6 (16.22%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (16.22%) Moq
4 5 (13.51%) ProC
5 2 (5.41%) Subversion
5 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (5.41%) MSTest
5 2 (5.41%) Selenium
6 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.70%) JIRA
6 1 (2.70%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.70%) FxCop
6 1 (2.70%) StyleCop
General
1 22 (59.46%) Banking
2 14 (37.84%) Front Office
3 13 (35.14%) Finance
4 12 (32.43%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) C# Developer
3 9 (24.32%) WPF Developer
4 7 (18.92%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) UI Developer
6 3 (8.11%) GUI Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Front Office Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Architect
7 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Senior .NET Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 32 (86.49%) WPF
3 19 (51.35%) .NET Framework
4 15 (40.54%) WCF
5 13 (35.14%) Reactive Extensions
6 8 (21.62%) LINQ
7 7 (18.92%) Web Services
7 7 (18.92%) Unity DI Container
8 6 (16.22%) JMS
9 5 (13.51%) HTML5
9 5 (13.51%) HTML
9 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
9 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (8.11%) RESTful
11 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
11 2 (5.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (5.41%) REST
11 2 (5.41%) Silverlight
12 1 (2.70%) JSON
12 1 (2.70%) PLINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Computer Science
2 9 (24.32%) Mathematics
2 9 (24.32%) Fixed Income
2 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (21.62%) Data Structures
3 8 (21.62%) Algorithms
3 8 (21.62%) Derivative
4 7 (18.92%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (18.92%) Equities
5 6 (16.22%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
6 5 (13.51%) User Experience
7 4 (10.81%) Client/Server
8 2 (5.41%) Hedge funds
8 2 (5.41%) Statistical Arbitrage
8 2 (5.41%) Mechatronics
9 1 (2.70%) Statistics
9 1 (2.70%) Online Games
9 1 (2.70%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) TDD
2 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (37.84%) MVVM
4 11 (29.73%) Multithreading
5 9 (24.32%) OO
5 9 (24.32%) OOD
6 8 (21.62%) Scrum
6 8 (21.62%) BDD
7 6 (16.22%) OOP
7 6 (16.22%) SOA
7 6 (16.22%) Software Architecture
7 6 (16.22%) Memory Management
7 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.51%) Release Management
9 4 (10.81%) Image Processing
9 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.11%) MVC
11 2 (5.41%) CQRS
11 2 (5.41%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) C#
2 17 (45.95%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
4 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.51%) XAML
6 2 (5.41%) Java
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
7 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PhD
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) Infragistics
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) Typemock
4 2 (5.41%) Sybase
5 1 (2.70%) Syncfusion
5 1 (2.70%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.70%) Tableau
5 1 (2.70%) Calypso
5 1 (2.70%) Bloomberg