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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenGL
Rank 373 353 342
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 18 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.63% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 20
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£413 £450 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.27% +11.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £350 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £486 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
-41.93% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
6281 6400 5997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.90% 29.23% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4719 4602 4361
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 54 59
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £77.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +14 8 £338 -25.00% 4
Surbiton - - - -
OpenGL
England

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 42 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (68.97%) C++
3 32 (55.17%) Linux
4 31 (53.45%) Qt
5 29 (50.00%) TDD
6 25 (43.10%) Pair Programming
7 18 (31.03%) Open Source
7 18 (31.03%) OO
8 17 (29.31%) OOP
9 16 (27.59%) Java
9 16 (27.59%) Degree
10 15 (25.86%) HTML
11 14 (24.14%) Android
11 14 (24.14%) MVC
11 14 (24.14%) Apple iOS
11 14 (24.14%) Android Development
12 13 (22.41%) Android SDK
13 12 (20.69%) iOS SDK
13 12 (20.69%) QA
14 10 (17.24%) Web Services
15 9 (15.52%) Multithreading
15 9 (15.52%) RESTful
16 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
17 7 (12.07%) J2EE
17 7 (12.07%) CSS
17 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
17 7 (12.07%) Advertising
17 7 (12.07%) Google
17 7 (12.07%) Waterfall
17 7 (12.07%) Mobile App

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) NFC
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Subversion
2 2 (3.45%) Appium
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.72%) Xcode
3 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.72%) Gradle
3 1 (1.72%) Android Studio
General
1 7 (12.07%) Advertising
2 4 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (93.10%) Developer
2 26 (44.83%) C++ Developer
3 19 (32.76%) Qt Developer
4 13 (22.41%) Android Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Flash Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Flex Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.17%) iOS Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior iOS Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1 (1.72%) UI Developer
11 1 (1.72%) Front-End Developer
11 1 (1.72%) C++ Software Developer
11 1 (1.72%) Games Developer
11 1 (1.72%) Applications Developer
11 1 (1.72%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (53.45%) Qt
2 15 (25.86%) HTML
3 13 (22.41%) Android SDK
4 12 (20.69%) iOS SDK
5 10 (17.24%) Web Services
6 9 (15.52%) RESTful
7 7 (12.07%) J2EE
7 7 (12.07%) CSS
8 6 (10.34%) Stage3D
8 6 (10.34%) Away3D
8 6 (10.34%) WebGL
8 6 (10.34%) PureMVC
8 6 (10.34%) Apache Flex
8 6 (10.34%) Adobe AIR
8 6 (10.34%) Flash
9 5 (8.62%) OpenGL ES
10 3 (5.17%) XML
11 2 (3.45%) JSON
11 2 (3.45%) OpenCV
11 2 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Open Source
2 7 (12.07%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.90%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.45%) DTV
5 1 (1.72%) Animation
5 1 (1.72%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.72%) STB
5 1 (1.72%) GPGPU
5 1 (1.72%) Kinect
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (55.17%) Linux
2 14 (24.14%) Android
2 14 (24.14%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.17%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.00%) TDD
3 25 (43.10%) Pair Programming
4 18 (31.03%) OO
5 17 (29.31%) OOP
6 14 (24.14%) MVC
6 14 (24.14%) Android Development
7 9 (15.52%) Multithreading
8 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
8 7 (12.07%) Waterfall
9 6 (10.34%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.17%) iOS Development
12 2 (3.45%) Unit Testing
13 1 (1.72%) Continuous Integration
13 1 (1.72%) Memory Management
13 1 (1.72%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (68.97%) C++
2 16 (27.59%) Java
3 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.34%) PHP
5 5 (8.62%) C
6 4 (6.90%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.45%) GLSL
8 1 (1.72%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Google
2 6 (10.34%) Adobe
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