The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenGL
England / South West
Rank 138 - 142
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% - 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £365 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -27.08%

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
762 801 788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.53% 26.54% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 557 523
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 43 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

OpenGL
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

OpenGL Daily Rate Trend in the South West

OpenGL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

OpenGL Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

OpenGL
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire - 3 £365 -
OpenGL
England

OpenGL
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for OpenGL.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (33.33%) Qt
3 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) UI Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ GUI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) GUI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (33.33%) Qt
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript