The table below looks at the statistics for Task Parallel Library 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 Task Parallel Library over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Task Parallel Library (TPL)
Rank 415 409 407
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library 9 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.047% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.15% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 5
Average daily rate
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£650 £484 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.29% -10.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £362 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £598 £612
UK excluding London average daily rate - £308 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Task Parallel Library
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
7309 8021 7889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.54% 31.60% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5096 5801 5609
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 53 78
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £54.25 £44.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Task Parallel Library
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Task Parallel Library Jobs Demand Trend in London

Task Parallel Library
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Task Parallel Library Daily Rate Trend in London

Task Parallel Library
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 Task Parallel Library within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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 +22 2 £675 +80.00%
Task Parallel Library
England

Task Parallel Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Task Parallel Library 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 Task Parallel Library.

1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) WPF
3 16 (72.73%) Multithreading
4 15 (68.18%) TDD
4 15 (68.18%) .NET
5 12 (54.55%) Front Office
5 12 (54.55%) Finance
5 12 (54.55%) Banking
6 10 (45.45%) Degree
7 9 (40.91%) Investment Banking
7 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (40.91%) Web Services
7 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
7 9 (40.91%) MVVM
7 9 (40.91%) WCF
8 8 (36.36%) OO
9 7 (31.82%) Windows
9 7 (31.82%) XAML
10 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
10 6 (27.27%) JMS
10 6 (27.27%) Reactive Extensions
10 6 (27.27%) Software Architecture
11 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (22.73%) OOD
11 5 (22.73%) Fixed Income
11 5 (22.73%) OOP
11 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
11 5 (22.73%) Java
11 5 (22.73%) LINQ
12 4 (18.18%) VBA

Task Parallel Library
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Task Parallel Library 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 Task Parallel Library. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) ReMetrica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) StyleCop
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Ant
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) Maven
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) NUnit
General
1 12 (54.55%) Front Office
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
1 12 (54.55%) Banking
2 9 (40.91%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) C# Developer
3 4 (18.18%) WPF Developer
4 3 (13.64%) GUI Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Front Office Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Swing Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) WPF
2 15 (68.18%) .NET
3 9 (40.91%) Web Services
3 9 (40.91%) WCF
4 6 (27.27%) Reactive Extensions
4 6 (27.27%) JMS
5 5 (22.73%) LINQ
6 4 (18.18%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 4 (18.18%) PLINQ
7 3 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (13.64%) REST
7 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
7 3 (13.64%) SOAP
8 2 (9.09%) J2EE
8 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 2 (9.09%) XML
8 2 (9.09%) Swing
8 2 (9.09%) J2SE
8 2 (9.09%) JSON
8 2 (9.09%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 5 (22.73%) Fixed Income
3 4 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (13.64%) Derivative
4 3 (13.64%) Statistics
4 3 (13.64%) Grid Computing
4 3 (13.64%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (9.09%) Hedge funds
5 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
6 1 (4.55%) Equities
6 1 (4.55%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
6 1 (4.55%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Multithreading
2 15 (68.18%) TDD
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
3 9 (40.91%) MVVM
4 8 (36.36%) OO
5 6 (27.27%) Software Architecture
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (22.73%) OOP
6 5 (22.73%) OOD
7 4 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.64%) BDD
9 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
9 2 (9.09%) SOA
9 2 (9.09%) MVC
10 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) XAML
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) VBA
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Basel III
2 1 (4.55%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Syncfusion
2 2 (9.09%) DevExpress
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss