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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Task Parallel Library (TPL)
Rank 408 409 416
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library 5 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.046% 0.049%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.067% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £625 £484
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +29.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £548 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £668 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.43%
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
7502 7351 7951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.66% 30.70% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5515 5168 5743
Average daily rate £438 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 53 52
Average hourly rate £27.66 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.53% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £17.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £59.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (92.86%) .NET
1 13 (92.86%) TDD
1 13 (92.86%) .NET Framework
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 11 (78.57%) WPF
4 10 (71.43%) Unity DI Container
5 9 (64.29%) C#
5 9 (64.29%) WCF
6 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (50.00%) Release Management
6 7 (50.00%) Multithreading
7 6 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (42.86%) Memory Management
7 6 (42.86%) Infragistics
7 6 (42.86%) ProC
7 6 (42.86%) OO
7 6 (42.86%) SOA
8 5 (35.71%) SOAP
8 5 (35.71%) Oracle
8 5 (35.71%) SQL
8 5 (35.71%) NUnit
8 5 (35.71%) Derivative
8 5 (35.71%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
8 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
8 5 (35.71%) Reactive Extensions
8 5 (35.71%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 5 (35.71%) SDLC
9 4 (28.57%) User Experience

Task Parallel Library
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.14%) HBase
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) ProC
2 5 (35.71%) NUnit
3 4 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
4 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Front Office
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) WPF Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior WPF Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
1 13 (92.86%) .NET Framework
2 11 (78.57%) WPF
3 10 (71.43%) Unity DI Container
4 9 (64.29%) WCF
5 5 (35.71%) Reactive Extensions
5 5 (35.71%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 5 (35.71%) SOAP
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) RESTful
7 2 (14.29%) LINQ
8 1 (7.14%) JSON
8 1 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (7.14%) WinForms
8 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
8 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (35.71%) Derivative
2 5 (35.71%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (28.57%) Credit Risk
3 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 4 (28.57%) User Experience
4 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 7 (50.00%) Release Management
2 7 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Memory Management
3 6 (42.86%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) SOA
4 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) SDLC
5 4 (28.57%) Workflow
5 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) MVVM
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Infragistics
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft