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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL
Rank 247 241 243
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 18 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.23% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.91% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £255 £363 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.65% +72.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £333 £210
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
2384 2409 2150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.76% 25.57% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1530 1533 1216
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 31 56
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.45 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent +5 16 - -
East Sussex - 2 £255 -
OpenGL
England

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenGL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for OpenGL.

1 22 (75.86%) Mobile App
2 19 (65.52%) Degree
3 16 (55.17%) JSON
3 16 (55.17%) Computer Science
3 16 (55.17%) Memory Management
3 16 (55.17%) REST
3 16 (55.17%) Web Services
3 16 (55.17%) XML
3 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) Mobile Development
4 13 (44.83%) Objective-C
5 12 (41.38%) Java
6 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
6 10 (34.48%) Cocoa
6 10 (34.48%) Xcode
6 10 (34.48%) Apple iOS
6 10 (34.48%) iPhone
6 10 (34.48%) iPad
6 10 (34.48%) Cocoa Touch
6 10 (34.48%) iOS Development
7 9 (31.03%) Android Development
7 9 (31.03%) Android
8 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
8 7 (24.14%) Multithreading
9 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
9 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
9 6 (20.69%) Android SDK
10 5 (17.24%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (17.24%) C++
11 4 (13.79%) DirectX

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) GIS
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Xcode
2 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
3 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
4 3 (10.34%) Android Studio
5 2 (6.90%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (6.90%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.34%) Electronics
2 2 (6.90%) Avionics
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) iOS Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Android Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) C++ Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Java Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) 3D Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) GUI Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Real Time Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) JSON
1 16 (55.17%) REST
1 16 (55.17%) Web Services
1 16 (55.17%) XML
2 10 (34.48%) Cocoa
2 10 (34.48%) Cocoa Touch
3 6 (20.69%) Android SDK
4 4 (13.79%) DirectX
5 3 (10.34%) HTML
5 3 (10.34%) OpenCL
5 3 (10.34%) WinForms
6 2 (6.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (6.90%) Direct3D
6 2 (6.90%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) Qt
7 1 (3.45%) .NET
7 1 (3.45%) Direct3D Mobile
7 1 (3.45%) Mason
7 1 (3.45%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (75.86%) Mobile App
2 16 (55.17%) Computer Science
3 10 (34.48%) iPad
3 10 (34.48%) iPhone
4 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
5 3 (10.34%) Physics
5 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
6 2 (6.90%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Apple iOS
2 9 (31.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (55.17%) Memory Management
1 16 (55.17%) Mobile Development
2 10 (34.48%) iOS Development
3 9 (31.03%) Android Development
4 7 (24.14%) Multithreading
5 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
6 5 (17.24%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) UML
8 1 (3.45%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (3.45%) Image Processing
8 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Objective-C
2 12 (41.38%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) C++
4 3 (10.34%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) C
5 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) DO-178B