The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL
Rank 370 398 370
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -28
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 41 18 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.085% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.28% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 11 23
Average daily rate £488 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £290 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £60.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +41.17%
OpenGL
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6662 6361 6473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.39% 30.02% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4980 4746 4609
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 54
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenGL across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OpenGL Jobs Demand Trend in London

OpenGL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OpenGL Daily Rate Trend in London

OpenGL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenGL across the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

OpenGL Daily Rate Histogram in London

OpenGL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

OpenGL Hourly Rate Trend in London

OpenGL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
City of London +45 12 £500 +48.14% 1
OpenGL
England

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing OpenGL 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 OpenGL.

1 53 (92.98%) C++
2 47 (82.46%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (78.95%) Linux
4 43 (75.44%) Qt
5 41 (71.93%) TDD
6 31 (54.39%) Pair Programming
7 24 (42.11%) Open Source
7 24 (42.11%) Degree
8 20 (35.09%) QA
9 18 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (17.54%) Apple iOS
10 10 (17.54%) iOS Development
11 9 (15.79%) C
12 8 (14.04%) Finance
12 8 (14.04%) Banking
12 8 (14.04%) Games
13 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
13 7 (12.28%) Android
14 6 (10.53%) Digital Media
14 6 (10.53%) Internet
15 5 (8.77%) OO
15 5 (8.77%) Java
15 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
15 5 (8.77%) Xcode
15 5 (8.77%) Objective-C
15 5 (8.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 5 (8.77%) Android Development
16 4 (7.02%) Apple Swift
16 4 (7.02%) CocoaPods
16 4 (7.02%) Jenkins

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing OpenGL 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 OpenGL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Internet
2 3 (5.26%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Xcode
2 4 (7.02%) CocoaPods
2 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.02%) JIRA
2 4 (7.02%) Selenium
3 3 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
4 1 (1.75%) Qt Creator
General
1 8 (14.04%) Banking
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
1 8 (14.04%) Games
2 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (91.23%) Developer
2 40 (70.18%) C++ Developer
3 28 (49.12%) Qt Developer
4 10 (17.54%) iOS Developer
5 7 (12.28%) C++ GUI Developer
5 7 (12.28%) GUI Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Linux Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Android Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Applications Developer
8 4 (7.02%) iOS Android Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Lead iOS Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Agile Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Middleware Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Security Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (75.44%) Qt
2 5 (8.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 4 (7.02%) JSON
3 4 (7.02%) RESTful
4 3 (5.26%) Middleware
5 2 (3.51%) Cocoa
5 2 (3.51%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (3.51%) cocos2d
5 2 (3.51%) Web Services
6 1 (1.75%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.75%) Core Animation
6 1 (1.75%) Libgdx
6 1 (1.75%) OAuth
6 1 (1.75%) OpenCL
6 1 (1.75%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (1.75%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.75%) REST
6 1 (1.75%) Spring
6 1 (1.75%) UIKit
6 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Digital Media
2 4 (7.02%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (7.02%) GPGPU
2 4 (7.02%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.02%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (5.26%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) Device Driver
3 3 (5.26%) DTV
3 3 (5.26%) STB
4 2 (3.51%) Animation
5 1 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.75%) CUDA
5 1 (1.75%) iPad
5 1 (1.75%) iPhone
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (78.95%) Linux
2 10 (17.54%) Apple iOS
3 7 (12.28%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (82.46%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (71.93%) TDD
3 31 (54.39%) Pair Programming
4 24 (42.11%) Open Source
5 18 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (17.54%) iOS Development
7 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.77%) Android Development
8 5 (8.77%) OO
9 4 (7.02%) Multithreading
9 4 (7.02%) Parallel Computing
10 3 (5.26%) API Development
10 3 (5.26%) Functional Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Software Architecture
11 2 (3.51%) Game Development
11 2 (3.51%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.75%) Embedded Software Development
12 1 (1.75%) Integration Testing
12 1 (1.75%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 53 (92.98%) C++
2 9 (15.79%) C
3 5 (8.77%) Java
3 5 (8.77%) Objective-C
4 4 (7.02%) Apple Swift
5 3 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (42.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) LXC
Vendors
1 1 (1.75%) Apple