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 30 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
Rank 399 403 370
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -33
Contract jobs citing GPGPU 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.013% 0.023% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
GPGPU
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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
7675 8520 7926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.57% 37.61% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5228 5976 5569
Average daily rate £465 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 162 162
Average hourly rate £19.18 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 10 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) GLSL
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

GPGPU
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) GLSL