The first table below looks at the demand for OpenCL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenCL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Khronos Group OpenCL
Rank 246 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenCL 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2244 1994 2366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.17% 23.83% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1296 1033 1183
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 133 107
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.00 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
OpenCL
England

OpenCL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenCL across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OpenCL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenCL
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OpenCL Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OpenCL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenCL across the South East region.

OpenCL Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

OpenCL
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenCL within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 3 £313 -
OpenCL
England

OpenCL
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OpenCL 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 OpenCL.

1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) CUDA
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) DirectCompute
3 1 (25.00%) Xbox
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (25.00%) Game Development
3 1 (25.00%) Direct3D
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Perforce
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

OpenCL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OpenCL 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 OpenCL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Graphics Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) DirectCompute
2 1 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (25.00%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (50.00%) CUDA
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Xbox
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Game Development
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Perforce