The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL ES skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenGL ES over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL for Embedded Systems (OpenGL ES)
Rank 608 597 554
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -43
Contract jobs citing OpenGL ES 11 4 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.008% 0.051%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.075% 0.029% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 11
Average daily rate - £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £40.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £60.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- +41.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14645 13650 13018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.47% 26.94% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10159 9124 8190
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 192 268
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £20.93 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

OpenGL ES
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenGL ES within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OpenGL ES Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenGL ES
Daily Rate Trend

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

OpenGL ES Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OpenGL ES
Hourly Rate Trend

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

OpenGL ES Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

OpenGL ES
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 OpenGL ES within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 11 - - 2
Berkshire - 8 - -
South East - 8 - -
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 - -

OpenGL ES
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OpenGL ES 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 ES.

1 13 (81.25%) OpenGL
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 11 (68.75%) Android
3 11 (68.75%) HTML5
3 11 (68.75%) Android Development
4 9 (56.25%) Animation
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 8 (50.00%) C++
5 8 (50.00%) SVG
5 8 (50.00%) Core Animation
5 8 (50.00%) iOS Development
5 8 (50.00%) User Experience
5 8 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 8 (50.00%) Node.js
5 8 (50.00%) Motion Graphics
5 8 (50.00%) HTML5 Canvas
6 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (43.75%) CSS3
6 7 (43.75%) Rapid Prototyping
6 7 (43.75%) jQuery
6 7 (43.75%) OO
6 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
7 6 (37.50%) Java
7 6 (37.50%) Front End Development
8 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
8 5 (31.25%) C
8 5 (31.25%) Linux
8 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering

OpenGL ES
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OpenGL ES 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 ES. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DVB
2 1 (6.25%) CDMA
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) UX Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Android Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Development Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded Software Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) OpenGL
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 11 (68.75%) HTML5
4 8 (50.00%) Core Animation
4 8 (50.00%) HTML5 Canvas
4 8 (50.00%) SVG
5 7 (43.75%) CSS3
5 7 (43.75%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 4 (25.00%) GStreamer
7 4 (25.00%) QML
7 4 (25.00%) Qt
7 4 (25.00%) WebKit
8 3 (18.75%) DOM
9 1 (6.25%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Animation
2 8 (50.00%) Motion Graphics
2 8 (50.00%) User Experience
3 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (25.00%) DTV
5 3 (18.75%) IPTV
5 3 (18.75%) MHEG
5 3 (18.75%) STB
6 1 (6.25%) CUDA
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (6.25%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Android
2 8 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Android Development
2 8 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) OO
3 7 (43.75%) Rapid Prototyping
4 6 (37.50%) Front End Development
5 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) DRM
7 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 1 (6.25%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) Parallel Programming
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (37.50%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) C
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++
5 3 (18.75%) GLSL
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Google