The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CUDA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CUDA over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NVIDIA CUDA
Rank 626 607 580
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -27
Contract jobs citing CUDA 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.012% 0.012% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £450 - £775
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
16608 16075 15635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.29% 31.16% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10701 10009 9460
Average daily rate £425 £420 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 683 650
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.55 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

CUDA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CUDA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CUDA within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -11 2 £450 - 3
London +10 1 £450 - 1
East of England +4 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Colchester - 1 - -

CUDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CUDA 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 CUDA.

1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) OpenCL
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Derivative
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Animation
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) DNN
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Parallel Programming
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Heroku
3 1 (25.00%) Clojure
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet

CUDA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CUDA 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 CUDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (25.00%) DNN
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (25.00%) Heroku
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) HBase
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) OpenCL
1 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (25.00%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (25.00%) SignalR
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Animation
1 1 (25.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Neural Network
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Deep Learning
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Parallel Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Clojure
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter