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 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL
Rank 428 414 398
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 11 5 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.022% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.072% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 17
Average daily rate £450 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.62 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-0.31% -7.11%
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
7236 6957 6991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.44% 30.54% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5476 4952 5080
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 £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 30
Average hourly rate £25.13 £22.18 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% -48.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £19.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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
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 May 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 +44 1 £500 -4.76% 3
OpenGL
England

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 50 (94.34%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (92.45%) C++
3 47 (88.68%) Linux
3 47 (88.68%) Qt
4 42 (79.25%) TDD
5 31 (58.49%) Pair Programming
6 27 (50.94%) Degree
7 26 (49.06%) Open Source
8 21 (39.62%) QA
9 19 (35.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (15.09%) OO
11 7 (13.21%) JSON
11 7 (13.21%) JIRA
11 7 (13.21%) RESTful
11 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
11 7 (13.21%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (11.32%) Functional Testing
12 6 (11.32%) Non-Functional Testing
12 6 (11.32%) LXC
12 6 (11.32%) API Development
12 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
12 6 (11.32%) Software Architecture
12 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
12 6 (11.32%) Multithreading
12 6 (11.32%) Middleware
12 6 (11.32%) DTV
12 6 (11.32%) Python
12 6 (11.32%) HTTP
12 6 (11.32%) C
12 6 (11.32%) STB

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (7.55%) Node.js
2 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) HTTP
2 5 (9.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
1 7 (13.21%) JIRA
2 6 (11.32%) Subversion
3 2 (3.77%) Qt Creator
4 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.89%) JUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Xcode
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
1 5 (9.43%) Games
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (88.68%) Developer
2 41 (77.36%) C++ Developer
3 28 (52.83%) Qt Developer
4 6 (11.32%) C++ GUI Developer
4 6 (11.32%) GUI Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Linux Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Middleware Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Embedded Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Android Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.77%) iOS Android Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Security Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Agile Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Java Developer
9 1 (1.89%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (88.68%) Qt
2 7 (13.21%) JSON
2 7 (13.21%) RESTful
3 6 (11.32%) Middleware
4 3 (5.66%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (3.77%) Cocoa
5 2 (3.77%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (3.77%) cocos2d
5 2 (3.77%) Web Services
6 1 (1.89%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.89%) Core Animation
6 1 (1.89%) Libgdx
6 1 (1.89%) OAuth
6 1 (1.89%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.89%) REST
6 1 (1.89%) Spring
6 1 (1.89%) SpriteKit
6 1 (1.89%) UIKit
6 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) Device Driver
2 6 (11.32%) DTV
2 6 (11.32%) STB
3 4 (7.55%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.77%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (3.77%) GPGPU
4 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) Animation
5 1 (1.89%) iPad
5 1 (1.89%) iPhone
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (88.68%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Android
2 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (94.34%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (79.25%) TDD
3 31 (58.49%) Pair Programming
4 26 (49.06%) Open Source
5 19 (35.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (15.09%) OO
7 6 (11.32%) API Development
7 6 (11.32%) Functional Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Multithreading
7 6 (11.32%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Software Architecture
7 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.55%) iOS Development
9 3 (5.66%) Android Development
10 2 (3.77%) Game Development
10 2 (3.77%) Parallel Computing
10 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.89%) Automated Testing
11 1 (1.89%) Integration Testing
11 1 (1.89%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 49 (92.45%) C++
2 6 (11.32%) C
2 6 (11.32%) Python
3 3 (5.66%) Java
3 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
4 2 (3.77%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 27 (50.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (39.62%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) LXC
Vendors
1 1 (1.89%) Apple
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