The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL 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 OpenGL over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenGL
Rank 238 245 219
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 23 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.065% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.92% 0.27% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £280 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £37.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £34.75
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2509 2227 2121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.32% 24.21% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1598 1250 1149
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 67
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.88 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OpenGL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenGL
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OpenGL Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OpenGL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

OpenGL Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

OpenGL
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 OpenGL within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent - 21 - -
Berkshire +4 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £400 -
OpenGL
England

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OpenGL 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 OpenGL.

1 24 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 22 (45.83%) Android
2 22 (45.83%) Mobile App
3 21 (43.75%) REST
3 21 (43.75%) JSON
4 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (41.67%) Android Development
5 18 (37.50%) iOS Development
6 17 (35.42%) Mobile Development
7 14 (29.17%) Games
8 12 (25.00%) C++
8 12 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 11 (22.92%) Java
9 11 (22.92%) Social Media
9 11 (22.92%) Degree
9 11 (22.92%) OAuth
9 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
10 10 (20.83%) Web Services
10 10 (20.83%) XML
10 10 (20.83%) Memory Management
11 7 (14.58%) Cocoa Touch
11 7 (14.58%) Cocoa
11 7 (14.58%) Xcode
11 7 (14.58%) Objective-C
11 7 (14.58%) iPhone
11 7 (14.58%) iPad
12 6 (12.50%) Qt
12 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 6 (12.50%) Python
12 6 (12.50%) C

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OpenGL 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 OpenGL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Xcode
2 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.08%) Gerrit
4 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.08%) Android Studio
General
1 14 (29.17%) Games
2 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Android Developer
3 12 (25.00%) iOS Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Applications Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Android Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Computer Scientist
8 1 (2.08%) Mobile Games Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Programmer
8 1 (2.08%) Games Developer
8 1 (2.08%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) C++ Programmer
8 1 (2.08%) Real Time Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) JSON
1 21 (43.75%) REST
2 11 (22.92%) OAuth
3 10 (20.83%) Web Services
3 10 (20.83%) XML
4 7 (14.58%) Cocoa
4 7 (14.58%) Cocoa Touch
5 6 (12.50%) Qt
6 4 (8.33%) Android SDK
7 3 (6.25%) QML
7 3 (6.25%) Qt Quick
7 3 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (6.25%) HTML5
7 3 (6.25%) GStreamer
7 3 (6.25%) HTML
8 2 (4.17%) STL
9 1 (2.08%) OpenGL ES
9 1 (2.08%) Libgdx
9 1 (2.08%) .NET
9 1 (2.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (45.83%) Mobile App
2 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
2 11 (22.92%) Social Media
3 7 (14.58%) iPad
3 7 (14.58%) iPhone
4 3 (6.25%) STB
4 3 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (4.17%) Physics
6 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.08%) Mobile Games
6 1 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.08%) Animation
6 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.08%) User Experience
6 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 22 (45.83%) Android
3 4 (8.33%) Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (41.67%) Android Development
2 18 (37.50%) iOS Development
3 17 (35.42%) Mobile Development
4 12 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 10 (20.83%) Memory Management
6 6 (12.50%) Game Development
6 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.25%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.08%) Image Processing
8 1 (2.08%) Video Processing
8 1 (2.08%) 3D Modelling
8 1 (2.08%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.08%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.08%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (2.08%) SDLC
8 1 (2.08%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) C++
2 11 (22.92%) Java
3 7 (14.58%) Objective-C
4 6 (12.50%) Python
4 6 (12.50%) C
5 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) C#
6 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Google