The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenGL 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
OpenGL
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.62 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-0.31% -7.11%
OpenGL
Gloucestershire

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 Gloucester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 11.82% 20.66% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 24
Average daily rate £550 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%