The first table below looks at the demand for LLVM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LLVM over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Level Virtual Machine (LLVM)
Rank 588 546 562
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +16
Contract jobs citing LLVM 1 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.033% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.014% 0.29% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £600 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.91% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7028 5881 6128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.87% 11.50% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4513 3693 3592
Average daily rate £388 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 143 218
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -

LLVM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LLVM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LLVM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LLVM
Daily Rate Trend

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

LLVM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

LLVM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

LLVM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

LLVM
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LLVM within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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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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 -19 1 £313 -47.91% 2
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
Cambridge - - - - 2
Edinburgh - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2

LLVM
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing LLVM 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 LLVM.

1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Perforce
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) PhD
3 2 (50.00%) CDMA
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (25.00%) OpenGL ES
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) GPGPU

LLVM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing LLVM 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 LLVM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) CDMA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (25.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) GPGPU
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PhD
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Perforce