The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL
Rank 159 172 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.045% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.20% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 -
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -
OpenGL
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
953 1077 796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.01% 24.06% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 701 480
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 36 13
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.33 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing OpenGL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OpenGL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OpenGL
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OpenGL across the North West region.

OpenGL Daily Rate Trend in the North West

OpenGL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenGL across the North West region.

OpenGL Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

OpenGL
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 - - 2
OpenGL
England

OpenGL
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenGL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for OpenGL.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) IPv4
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) 802.11
1 2 (100.00%) DRM
1 2 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 2 (100.00%) DVB
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) STB
1 2 (100.00%) IGMP
1 2 (100.00%) UPnP
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) DLNA
1 2 (100.00%) WebKit
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 2 (100.00%) Nagra
1 2 (100.00%) Conax
1 2 (100.00%) Verimatrix
1 2 (100.00%) OpenEmbedded
1 2 (100.00%) Yocto

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 802.11
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DLNA
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) DVB
1 2 (100.00%) IGMP
1 2 (100.00%) IPv4
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) UPnP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 2 (100.00%) OpenEmbedded
1 2 (100.00%) WebKit
1 2 (100.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 2 (100.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) Conax
1 2 (100.00%) Nagra
1 2 (100.00%) Verimatrix