The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CUDA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CUDA over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NVIDIA CUDA
Rank 648 639 606
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -33
Contract jobs citing CUDA 5 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.002% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.028% 0.006% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 8
Median daily rate £550 - £725
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 - £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £815
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 - £315
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18146 17700 17472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.67% 31.73% 32.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11799 10713 10680
Median daily rate £425 £420 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 595 702 758
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.93 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

CUDA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CUDA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CUDA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CUDA
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CUDA within the UK.

CUDA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CUDA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CUDA within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

CUDA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CUDA
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CUDA within the UK.

CUDA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CUDA
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CUDA within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 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
England -21 5 £550 - 6
London +5 4 £550 - 3
East of England - 1 £600 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £600 - 2
Cambridge - 1 £600 - 1

CUDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CUDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CUDA.

1 6 (85.71%) Python
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) Applied Mathematics
3 4 (57.14%) R
3 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Statistics
5 2 (28.57%) HBase
5 2 (28.57%) OpenMP
5 2 (28.57%) Speech Recognition
5 2 (28.57%) Neural Network
5 2 (28.57%) IaaS
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Pig
5 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (28.57%) Deep Learning
5 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
5 2 (28.57%) Ansible
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Functional Programming
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
5 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
5 2 (28.57%) TensorFlow
5 2 (28.57%) Theano
5 2 (28.57%) GitHub
5 2 (28.57%) Julia

CUDA
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Pig
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
1 2 (28.57%) DNN
1 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
1 2 (28.57%) Heroku
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 2 (28.57%) HBase
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Python Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Trainer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) OpenMP
1 2 (28.57%) TensorFlow
1 2 (28.57%) Theano
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) COM
2 1 (14.29%) OpenCL
2 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Applied Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
3 2 (28.57%) Equities
3 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (28.57%) Neural Network
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (28.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Deep Learning
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Programming
3 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) R
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Clojure
3 2 (28.57%) Haskell
3 2 (28.57%) Julia
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) PhD
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter