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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Task Parallel Library (TPL)
Rank 406 414 401
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library 20 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.024% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.077% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 11
Average daily rate
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£525 £393 £608
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.75% -35.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - -
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
7449 7839 7291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.21% 30.94% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5519 5701 5190
Average daily rate £420 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 46 69
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.75 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +6.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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 8 £688 +83.33%
Task Parallel Library
England

Task Parallel Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 31 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (90.32%) WPF
3 25 (80.65%) .NET
3 25 (80.65%) Banking
4 22 (70.97%) TDD
5 20 (64.52%) Front Office
6 18 (58.06%) MVVM
7 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (51.61%) Investment Banking
9 15 (48.39%) Finance
9 15 (48.39%) Multithreading
10 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
10 14 (45.16%) .NET Framework
10 14 (45.16%) Degree
11 12 (38.71%) Reactive Extensions
12 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (35.48%) Data Structures
12 11 (35.48%) Algorithms
12 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
12 11 (35.48%) Web Services
13 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
13 10 (32.26%) SQL
13 10 (32.26%) XAML
13 10 (32.26%) OOD
13 10 (32.26%) Fixed Income
13 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (32.26%) LINQ
13 10 (32.26%) WCF
14 9 (29.03%) Software Architecture
14 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio

Task Parallel Library
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
2 6 (19.35%) NUnit
3 5 (16.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (16.13%) Moq
4 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) Ant
4 2 (6.45%) Subversion
4 2 (6.45%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) JIRA
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 2 (6.45%) StyleCop
5 1 (3.23%) MSTest
5 1 (3.23%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) ProC
General
1 25 (80.65%) Banking
2 20 (64.52%) Front Office
3 16 (51.61%) Investment Banking
4 15 (48.39%) Finance
5 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (67.74%) C# Developer
3 9 (29.03%) WPF Developer
4 4 (12.90%) UI Developer
4 4 (12.90%) GUI Developer
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Front Office Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Swing Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) WPF
2 25 (80.65%) .NET
3 14 (45.16%) .NET Framework
4 12 (38.71%) Reactive Extensions
5 11 (35.48%) Web Services
6 10 (32.26%) WCF
6 10 (32.26%) LINQ
7 9 (29.03%) JMS
8 5 (16.13%) HTML
8 5 (16.13%) HTML5
8 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
9 4 (12.90%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 4 (12.90%) PLINQ
9 4 (12.90%) Silverlight
10 3 (9.68%) RESTful
10 3 (9.68%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (9.68%) Unity DI Container
10 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (9.68%) REST
10 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (35.48%) Data Structures
2 11 (35.48%) Algorithms
3 10 (32.26%) Fixed Income
4 7 (22.58%) Equities
4 7 (22.58%) User Experience
5 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
6 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
7 4 (12.90%) Hedge funds
7 4 (12.90%) Derivative
7 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
7 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (9.68%) Grid Computing
8 3 (9.68%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (6.45%) Statistical Arbitrage
10 1 (3.23%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (3.23%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) TDD
2 18 (58.06%) MVVM
3 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (48.39%) Multithreading
5 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
6 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (32.26%) OOD
7 9 (29.03%) OO
7 9 (29.03%) Software Architecture
8 8 (25.81%) OOP
9 7 (22.58%) BDD
10 5 (16.13%) Scrum
11 3 (9.68%) MVC
11 3 (9.68%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
12 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
12 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
12 2 (6.45%) Algorithmic Trading
12 2 (6.45%) SOA
12 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) XAML
3 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Java
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Typemock
3 3 (9.68%) Infragistics
4 2 (6.45%) Syncfusion
4 2 (6.45%) DevExpress