The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL
Rank - 125 -
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.035% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £338 -
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
OpenGL
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
542 582 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.79% 20.59% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 339 442
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% +68.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.00 £22.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.50 £25.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

OpenGL
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

OpenGL Daily Rate Trend in Scotland