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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenGL
Rank 382 367 348
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 11 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.049% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.49% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £423 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.15% -3.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.24% +17.14%
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
6625 6924 6198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.78% 29.69% 29.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4779 4948 4552
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 44 49
Average hourly rate £24.75 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £160.00 £49.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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
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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 +20 4 £425 -5.55% 3
Chessington - - - -
OpenGL
England

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 23 (71.88%) C++
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) Linux
4 14 (43.75%) Qt
5 12 (37.50%) TDD
6 11 (34.38%) OOP
6 11 (34.38%) OO
7 10 (31.25%) Pair Programming
8 9 (28.13%) HTML
8 9 (28.13%) MVC
9 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
9 7 (21.88%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (21.88%) Stage3D
9 7 (21.88%) Away3D
9 7 (21.88%) WebGL
9 7 (21.88%) Advertising
9 7 (21.88%) PHP
9 7 (21.88%) Flash
9 7 (21.88%) Adobe
9 7 (21.88%) Subversion
9 7 (21.88%) Apache Flex
9 7 (21.88%) Adobe AIR
9 7 (21.88%) PureMVC
10 6 (18.75%) Android
10 6 (18.75%) Java
10 6 (18.75%) C
10 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
11 5 (15.63%) Open Source
11 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
11 5 (15.63%) Marketing

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) DVB
1 1 (3.13%) NFC
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) Appium
3 1 (3.13%) Xcode
General
1 7 (21.88%) Advertising
2 5 (15.63%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) C++ Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Qt Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Flash Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Flex Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Android Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
9 2 (6.25%) iOS Developer
10 1 (3.13%) Senior iOS Developer
10 1 (3.13%) UI Programmer
10 1 (3.13%) Development Engineer
10 1 (3.13%) C++ Software Developer
10 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
10 1 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (3.13%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) Qt
2 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 7 (21.88%) Stage3D
3 7 (21.88%) Away3D
3 7 (21.88%) WebGL
3 7 (21.88%) Flash
3 7 (21.88%) Apache Flex
3 7 (21.88%) Adobe AIR
3 7 (21.88%) PureMVC
4 4 (12.50%) iOS SDK
4 4 (12.50%) OpenGL ES
5 3 (9.38%) Android SDK
6 2 (6.25%) Ajax
6 2 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (3.13%) OpenCV
7 1 (3.13%) RESTful
7 1 (3.13%) HTML5
7 1 (3.13%) J2EE
7 1 (3.13%) CSS
7 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.63%) Open Source
3 2 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (6.25%) STB
3 2 (6.25%) DTV
3 2 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Kinect
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.13%) IPTV
4 1 (3.13%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Android
2 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.38%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) TDD
3 11 (34.38%) OOP
3 11 (34.38%) OO
4 10 (31.25%) Pair Programming
5 9 (28.13%) MVC
6 7 (21.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.50%) Android Development
9 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
10 2 (6.25%) iOS Development
11 1 (3.13%) Embedded Software Development
11 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
11 1 (3.13%) Memory Management
11 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
11 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Parallel Computing
11 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) C++
2 7 (21.88%) PHP
3 6 (18.75%) Java
3 6 (18.75%) C
4 3 (9.38%) GLSL
5 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Google