The table below looks at the statistics for Parallel Computing 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 Parallel Computing over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Parallel Computing
Rank - 416 412
Contract jobs citing Parallel Computing 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.012% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+21.34% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Parallel Computing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17632 17050 17380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.28% 80.33% 80.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12602 12214 11927
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 196 238
Average hourly rate £22.12 £21.50 £23.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.99 £48.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Parallel Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Parallel Computing across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Parallel Computing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Parallel Computing
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Parallel Computing Daily Rate Trend in London

Parallel Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Parallel Computing 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 Parallel Computing.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Games
2 4 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Android
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) GPGPU
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 4 (66.67%) Android Development
2 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 4 (66.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (66.67%) Apple Swift
3 3 (50.00%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) Scala
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP

Parallel Computing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Parallel Computing 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 Parallel Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) HBase
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) Sqoop
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Android Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Applications Developer
2 4 (66.67%) iOS Android Developer
2 4 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Big Data Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Technologist
3 2 (33.33%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
1 4 (66.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (33.33%) Cascading
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Digital Media
1 4 (66.67%) GPGPU
1 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (50.00%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
1 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) API Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Apple Swift
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Scala
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat