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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL
Rank - 137 128
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.16% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.66% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
- -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £60.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +41.17%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
793 761 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.18% 24.00% 23.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 507 385
Average daily rate £365 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 17 20
Average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.00 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenGL across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) GUI Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C#