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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Task Parallel Library (TPL)
Rank 599 599 579
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library 23 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.037% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.14% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 3
Average daily rate £613 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.11% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £378 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £555 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £356 £375
% change year-on-year
+47.36% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £46.00
Task Parallel Library
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
14309 14016 13466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.92% 27.22% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9214 8962
Average daily rate £420 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 184 189
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.15 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 18 £613 +44.11% 2
West Midlands - 5 £525 -
Task Parallel Library
UK

Task Parallel Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (78.57%) Multithreading
2 22 (78.57%) WPF
3 17 (60.71%) Reactive Extensions
4 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 15 (53.57%) Front Office
5 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
6 13 (46.43%) Banking
7 12 (42.86%) TDD
7 12 (42.86%) Investment Banking
8 11 (39.29%) DevExpress
8 11 (39.29%) Web Services
8 11 (39.29%) SQL
8 11 (39.29%) MVVM
9 10 (35.71%) BDD
9 10 (35.71%) LINQ
9 10 (35.71%) Unity DI Container
9 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
9 10 (35.71%) Java
9 10 (35.71%) Oracle
9 10 (35.71%) RDBMS
9 10 (35.71%) WCF
10 7 (25.00%) Equities
11 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
11 6 (21.43%) MVC
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (17.86%) Dependency Injection

Task Parallel Library
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Heroku
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) RDBMS
2 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (17.86%) Big Data
3 5 (17.86%) HBase
3 5 (17.86%) MySQL
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) MSBuild
1 5 (17.86%) NUnit
1 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (53.57%) Front Office
2 13 (46.43%) Banking
3 12 (42.86%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.71%) Finance
5 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) C# Developer
3 16 (57.14%) C# WPF Developer
3 16 (57.14%) WPF Developer
4 15 (53.57%) Front Office Developer
5 13 (46.43%) Senior C# Developer
5 13 (46.43%) Senior Developer
5 13 (46.43%) Senior WPF Developer
6 12 (42.86%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
7 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) C# WCF Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (3.57%) WCF Developer
8 1 (3.57%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (78.57%) WPF
3 17 (60.71%) Reactive Extensions
4 11 (39.29%) Web Services
5 10 (35.71%) LINQ
5 10 (35.71%) Unity DI Container
5 10 (35.71%) WCF
6 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (17.86%) ADO.NET
7 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
7 5 (17.86%) JSON
7 5 (17.86%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 5 (17.86%) MDX
7 5 (17.86%) SOAP
7 5 (17.86%) Spring.NET
7 5 (17.86%) WinForms
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Equities
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
2 5 (17.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Multithreading
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) TDD
4 11 (39.29%) MVVM
5 10 (35.71%) BDD
6 6 (21.43%) MVC
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.86%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (17.86%) Kanban
7 5 (17.86%) OO
7 5 (17.86%) OOD
7 5 (17.86%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (17.86%) Release Management
7 5 (17.86%) Scrum
7 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.71%) SDLC
8 3 (10.71%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
4 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
4 5 (17.86%) VB
4 5 (17.86%) VBA
4 5 (17.86%) VBScript
4 5 (17.86%) XAML
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) DevExpress
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle
4 5 (17.86%) Sybase
5 1 (3.57%) Rackspace