The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 236 214 235
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +21
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 6 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.065% 0.19% 0.081%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.76% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£280 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £155 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £370 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.08%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2214 2103 2168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.11% 24.94% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1236 1132 1127
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 68 81
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.88 £20.00 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
OpenGL
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenGL across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

OpenGL Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 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
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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
Berkshire +4 2 - -
Oxfordshire -3 1 £350 +180.00%
Surrey -15 1 - -
OpenGL
England

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) WPF
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) WinForms
5 2 (28.57%) LAMP
5 2 (28.57%) Games
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) STL
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Flash
5 2 (28.57%) Qt
5 2 (28.57%) Direct3D
5 2 (28.57%) Physics
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Ajax
5 2 (28.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (14.29%) Parallel Computing
6 1 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (14.29%) Blender
6 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (14.29%) Parallel Processing
6 1 (14.29%) Game Development
6 1 (14.29%) WebGL
6 1 (14.29%) Software Testing

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) Blender
1 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
1 1 (14.29%) Simulink
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Tools Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Game Tools Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Graduate
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Games Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Graduate Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) WPF
1 3 (42.86%) WinForms
2 2 (28.57%) LAMP
2 2 (28.57%) STL
2 2 (28.57%) Flash
2 2 (28.57%) Qt
2 2 (28.57%) Direct3D
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (14.29%) WebGL
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) DirectX
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Parallel Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Parallel Processing
2 1 (14.29%) Game Development
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Research
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Android Development
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) CAD
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 1 (14.29%) XAML
4 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Autodesk
1 1 (14.29%) SolidWorks