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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GPGPU over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
Rank 443 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GPGPU 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.059% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
8413 8639 9063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.45% 37.13% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5910 5971 6044
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 165 182
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.35 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% +14.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £13.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.10 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

GPGPU
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing GPGPU as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GPGPU 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 London region with a requirement for GPGPU.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) OpenGL
2 6 (85.71%) Games
2 6 (85.71%) Objective-C
2 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) Augmented Reality
2 6 (85.71%) Parallel Computing
2 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 6 (85.71%) Digital Media
2 6 (85.71%) iOS Development
2 6 (85.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 6 (85.71%) Apple Swift
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (14.29%) ELK Stack
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
3 1 (14.29%) logstash
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Kibana
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Ganglia

GPGPU
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
General
1 6 (85.71%) Games
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Applications Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) iOS Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Objective-C Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Grid Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) OpenGL
1 6 (85.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (14.29%) ELK Stack
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Augmented Reality
1 6 (85.71%) Digital Media
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Equities
2 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Grid Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) iOS Development
1 6 (85.71%) Parallel Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Apple Swift
2 6 (85.71%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Ganglia
1 1 (14.29%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (14.29%) Kibana
1 1 (14.29%) logstash
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) DataSynapse
1 1 (14.29%) Splunk
1 1 (14.29%) TIBCO