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 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Task Parallel Library (TPL)
Rank 415 408 418
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library 18 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.078% 0.058% 0.039%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 3
Average daily rate £613 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.11% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £419 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £555 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £356 £375
% change year-on-year
+47.36% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £46.00
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
7239 6841 6986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.46% 30.53% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5478 4872 5056
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 £310 £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 33 31
Average hourly rate £25.13 £22.18 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% -50.71%
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%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Task Parallel Library across the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Task Parallel Library Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 April 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 +47 12 £613 +44.11%
Canary Wharf - 1 £380 -
Task Parallel Library
England

Task Parallel Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) WPF
2 22 (95.65%) Multithreading
3 17 (73.91%) Reactive Extensions
4 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (65.22%) Front Office
5 13 (56.52%) Banking
6 12 (52.17%) Investment Banking
6 12 (52.17%) TDD
7 11 (47.83%) DevExpress
7 11 (47.83%) MVVM
7 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
7 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
8 10 (43.48%) Java
8 10 (43.48%) Oracle
8 10 (43.48%) WCF
8 10 (43.48%) RDBMS
8 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
8 10 (43.48%) Unity DI Container
9 7 (30.43%) Equities
10 6 (26.09%) SQL
10 6 (26.09%) Web Services
10 6 (26.09%) BDD
10 6 (26.09%) LINQ
11 5 (21.74%) Release Management
11 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
11 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (21.74%) Spring.NET

Task Parallel Library
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) RDBMS
2 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
3 5 (21.74%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (21.74%) Big Data
3 5 (21.74%) HBase
3 5 (21.74%) MySQL
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MSBuild
1 5 (21.74%) NUnit
1 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (65.22%) Front Office
2 13 (56.52%) Banking
3 12 (52.17%) Investment Banking
4 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 16 (69.57%) C# Developer
2 16 (69.57%) C# WPF Developer
2 16 (69.57%) WPF Developer
3 15 (65.22%) Front Office Developer
4 13 (56.52%) Senior C# Developer
4 13 (56.52%) Senior Developer
4 13 (56.52%) Senior WPF Developer
5 12 (52.17%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.35%) WCF Developer
6 1 (4.35%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) WPF
3 17 (73.91%) Reactive Extensions
4 10 (43.48%) Unity DI Container
4 10 (43.48%) WCF
5 6 (26.09%) LINQ
5 6 (26.09%) Web Services
6 5 (21.74%) ADO.NET
6 5 (21.74%) JSON
6 5 (21.74%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 5 (21.74%) MDX
6 5 (21.74%) SOAP
6 5 (21.74%) Spring.NET
6 5 (21.74%) WinForms
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Equities
2 5 (21.74%) Clustering
2 5 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Multithreading
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) TDD
4 11 (47.83%) MVVM
5 6 (26.09%) BDD
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (21.74%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (21.74%) OO
6 5 (21.74%) OOD
6 5 (21.74%) Performance Optimisation
6 5 (21.74%) Release Management
6 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
7 3 (13.04%) SDLC
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.35%) Data Management
8 1 (4.35%) Kanban
8 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
4 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
4 5 (21.74%) VB
4 5 (21.74%) VBA
4 5 (21.74%) VBScript
4 5 (21.74%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) DevExpress
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) Sybase