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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Task Parallel Library (TPL)
Rank 384 386 363
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library 10 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.050% 0.051%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 6
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£538 £310 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.38% -36.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £275 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
6254 6393 6128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.79% 29.24% 31.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4693 4591 4461
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 53 59
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £77.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Task Parallel Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 29 (96.67%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) WPF
3 25 (83.33%) C#
4 22 (73.33%) TDD
4 22 (73.33%) Banking
5 19 (63.33%) .NET Framework
6 14 (46.67%) Front Office
6 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 14 (46.67%) WCF
7 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
7 13 (43.33%) MVVM
7 13 (43.33%) Degree
8 12 (40.00%) Investment Banking
8 12 (40.00%) Finance
8 12 (40.00%) SQL
8 12 (40.00%) Reactive Extensions
9 10 (33.33%) Multithreading
10 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
10 9 (30.00%) OOD
10 9 (30.00%) Fixed Income
11 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
11 8 (26.67%) Derivative
11 8 (26.67%) OO
11 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
11 8 (26.67%) Oracle
11 8 (26.67%) Data Structures
11 8 (26.67%) Algorithms
11 8 (26.67%) LINQ

Task Parallel Library
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 1 (3.33%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Big Data
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (23.33%) NUnit
3 6 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (20.00%) Moq
4 5 (16.67%) ProC
5 2 (6.67%) Subversion
5 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (3.33%) FxCop
6 1 (3.33%) StyleCop
6 1 (3.33%) MSTest
6 1 (3.33%) JIRA
6 1 (3.33%) ReSharper
6 1 (3.33%) Selenium
6 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (73.33%) Banking
2 14 (46.67%) Front Office
3 12 (40.00%) Finance
3 12 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) C# Developer
3 9 (30.00%) WPF Developer
4 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) UI Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Architect
6 3 (10.00%) GUI Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
7 2 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Front Office Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Technical Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) WPF
3 19 (63.33%) .NET Framework
4 14 (46.67%) WCF
5 12 (40.00%) Reactive Extensions
6 8 (26.67%) LINQ
7 7 (23.33%) Web Services
7 7 (23.33%) Unity DI Container
8 6 (20.00%) JMS
9 5 (16.67%) HTML5
9 5 (16.67%) HTML
9 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (6.67%) Silverlight
11 2 (6.67%) RESTful
12 1 (3.33%) PLINQ
12 1 (3.33%) WinForms
12 1 (3.33%) JSON
12 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (30.00%) Fixed Income
2 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (26.67%) Data Structures
3 8 (26.67%) Algorithms
3 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
3 8 (26.67%) Derivative
4 7 (23.33%) Equities
4 7 (23.33%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 5 (16.67%) User Experience
7 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
8 2 (6.67%) Statistical Arbitrage
8 2 (6.67%) Hedge funds
9 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
9 1 (3.33%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) TDD
2 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) MVVM
4 10 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 9 (30.00%) OOD
6 8 (26.67%) OO
7 7 (23.33%) BDD
8 6 (20.00%) Software Architecture
8 6 (20.00%) OOP
8 6 (20.00%) SOA
8 6 (20.00%) Scrum
8 6 (20.00%) Memory Management
8 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (16.67%) Release Management
10 2 (6.67%) Algorithmic Trading
10 2 (6.67%) Investment Management
10 2 (6.67%) Quantitative Investing
10 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.67%) XAML
6 2 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Infragistics
3 6 (20.00%) Typemock
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Sybase
5 1 (3.33%) Calypso
5 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.33%) Syncfusion
5 1 (3.33%) DevExpress