The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GPGPU in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GPGPU over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
Rank - 410 403
Contract jobs citing GPGPU 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.005% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.013% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
GPGPU
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7601 7594 8200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.77% 36.19% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5320 5337 5562
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 143 164
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.20 £51.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

GPGPU
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GPGPU across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GPGPU Jobs Demand Trend in London

GPGPU
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GPGPU across the London region.

GPGPU Daily Rate Trend in London

GPGPU
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GPGPU across the London region.

GPGPU Hourly Rate Trend in London

GPGPU
Top 16 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing GPGPU 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 GPGPU.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Parallel Computing
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 4 (100.00%) Android Development
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 4 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (75.00%) Augmented Reality

GPGPU
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing GPGPU 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 GPGPU. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Android Developer
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 4 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Android Development
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 4 (100.00%) Parallel Computing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C