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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenGL
Rank 244 247 226
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 26 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.044% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 0.17% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.75 - £40.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 - £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 - £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £32.50
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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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2577 2302 2284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.00% 25.17% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1678 1301 1280
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 44 61
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.88 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 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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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 - 22 - - 1
Middlesex +4 1 - -
Berkshire -5 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire -23 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £400 -
OpenGL
England

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (56.25%) Apple iOS
2 23 (47.92%) Android
2 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (45.83%) Mobile App
4 21 (43.75%) Android Development
4 21 (43.75%) REST
4 21 (43.75%) JSON
5 20 (41.67%) iOS Development
6 17 (35.42%) Mobile Development
7 14 (29.17%) Games
8 12 (25.00%) Java
8 12 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 11 (22.92%) Social Media
9 11 (22.92%) OAuth
10 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
10 10 (20.83%) Memory Management
10 10 (20.83%) Web Services
10 10 (20.83%) XML
10 10 (20.83%) Degree
11 9 (18.75%) C++
12 7 (14.58%) Cocoa
12 7 (14.58%) Xcode
12 7 (14.58%) Objective-C
12 7 (14.58%) Cocoa Touch
12 7 (14.58%) iPhone
12 7 (14.58%) iPad
13 6 (12.50%) Game Development
13 6 (12.50%) C
14 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
14 5 (10.42%) Linux

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (75.00%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Android Developer
2 14 (29.17%) iOS Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Architect
7 1 (2.08%) Games Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile Games Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Graphics Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Android Software 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 4 (8.33%) Android SDK
5 4 (8.33%) Qt
6 3 (6.25%) HTML5
6 3 (6.25%) GStreamer
6 3 (6.25%) HTML
6 3 (6.25%) QML
6 3 (6.25%) Qt Quick
7 1 (2.08%) OpenGL ES
7 1 (2.08%) Libgdx
7 1 (2.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (45.83%) Mobile App
2 11 (22.92%) Social Media
3 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
4 7 (14.58%) iPhone
4 7 (14.58%) iPad
5 3 (6.25%) STB
6 2 (4.17%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile Games
7 1 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (2.08%) Animation
7 1 (2.08%) Robotics
7 1 (2.08%) Physics
7 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (56.25%) Apple iOS
2 23 (47.92%) Android
3 5 (10.42%) Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) Android Development
3 20 (41.67%) iOS Development
4 17 (35.42%) Mobile Development
5 12 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 10 (20.83%) Memory Management
7 6 (12.50%) Game Development
8 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.08%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.08%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.08%) 3D Modelling
9 1 (2.08%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.08%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) Java
2 9 (18.75%) C++
3 7 (14.58%) Objective-C
4 6 (12.50%) C
5 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.25%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Google
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