The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL 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 over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenGL
Rank 553 568 488
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -80
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 47 31 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.058% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.21% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 35
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £230 £375
% change year-on-year
+44.56% -38.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%

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
15338 15097 13707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.34% 28.03% 27.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10258 9816 8606
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 222 341
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.75 £20.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OpenGL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenGL
Daily Rate Trend

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

OpenGL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OpenGL
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenGL within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

OpenGL Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OpenGL
Hourly Rate Trend

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

OpenGL Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

OpenGL
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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 +6 46 £350 -12.50% 28
South East -8 21 £363 +72.61% 12
Kent - 19 - - 4
Tunbridge Wells - 19 - -
London -26 9 £450 +9.09% 5
West Midlands - 7 £340 - 1
South West +7 5 £388 - 5
Birmingham - 5 £340 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £350 -
Leeds - 3 £280 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £310 -
Yorkshire - 3 £310 -
Bristol -3 2 £438 - 1
Bradford - 2 £310 -
Wakefield - 2 £310 -
Harrogate - 2 £310 -
Huddersfield - 2 £310 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £310 -
East of England 0 1 - - 2
Guildford -1 1 £375 -
Surrey -2 1 £375 - 3
City of London -4 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire -15 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £350 -
York - 1 £310 -
Sheffield - 1 £310 -
Southampton - 1 £350 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £310 -

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 44 (52.38%) C++
2 32 (38.10%) Android
3 30 (35.71%) Mobile App
4 26 (30.95%) Apple iOS
5 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (28.57%) Android Development
7 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
8 22 (26.19%) Games
9 19 (22.62%) Linux
10 18 (21.43%) JSON
10 18 (21.43%) REST
11 17 (20.24%) iOS Development
11 17 (20.24%) Mobile Application Development
11 17 (20.24%) Mobile Development
11 17 (20.24%) C
12 16 (19.05%) XML
13 15 (17.86%) Qt
14 14 (16.67%) Java
15 13 (15.48%) DirectX
15 13 (15.48%) Degree
16 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
16 12 (14.29%) C#
16 12 (14.29%) HTML
17 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
17 11 (13.10%) Android SDK
18 10 (11.90%) Cocoa
19 9 (10.71%) STB
19 9 (10.71%) OAuth
19 9 (10.71%) Git (software)
19 9 (10.71%) Web Services

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.38%) JBoss
2 1 (1.19%) Kinematics
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) Mathematica
2 1 (1.19%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) DVB
2 1 (1.19%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) SQLite
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.33%) Xcode
2 7 (8.33%) Subversion
3 4 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.38%) Appium
4 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.38%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.19%) GCC
5 1 (1.19%) Redmine
5 1 (1.19%) Valgrind
5 1 (1.19%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.19%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.19%) Android Studio
General
1 22 (26.19%) Games
2 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.57%) Advertising
3 3 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (2.38%) Electronics
4 2 (2.38%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.38%) Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Finance
4 2 (2.38%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.38%) Automotive
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Publishing
5 1 (1.19%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 55 (65.48%) Developer
2 17 (20.24%) Software Engineer
3 14 (16.67%) Android Developer
4 11 (13.10%) iOS Developer
4 11 (13.10%) C++ Developer
5 8 (9.52%) Mobile Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Applications Developer
6 5 (5.95%) WPF Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Flash Developer
8 3 (3.57%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Senior Android Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Lead Android Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Flex Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Qt Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.43%) JSON
1 18 (21.43%) REST
2 16 (19.05%) XML
3 15 (17.86%) Qt
4 13 (15.48%) DirectX
5 12 (14.29%) HTML
6 11 (13.10%) Android SDK
7 10 (11.90%) Cocoa
8 9 (10.71%) Web Services
8 9 (10.71%) OAuth
9 8 (9.52%) iOS SDK
10 7 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
11 6 (7.14%) QML
11 6 (7.14%) HTML5
11 6 (7.14%) WPF
12 5 (5.95%) GStreamer
13 4 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 4 (4.76%) CSS
13 4 (4.76%) Flash
13 4 (4.76%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 30 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.71%) STB
3 9 (10.71%) Social Media
4 6 (7.14%) iPad
4 6 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
4 6 (7.14%) iPhone
5 5 (5.95%) IPTV
6 4 (4.76%) Physics
7 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.57%) DTV
8 2 (2.38%) Streaming Video
8 2 (2.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (2.38%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.19%) User Experience
9 1 (1.19%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 32 (38.10%) Android
2 26 (30.95%) Apple iOS
3 19 (22.62%) Linux
4 8 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.38%) Tizen
5 2 (2.38%) Windows
6 1 (1.19%) UNIX
6 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.57%) Android Development
3 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
4 17 (20.24%) iOS Development
4 17 (20.24%) Mobile Development
4 17 (20.24%) Mobile Application Development
5 9 (10.71%) Memory Management
6 8 (9.52%) OOP
6 8 (9.52%) OO
7 7 (8.33%) Multithreading
8 6 (7.14%) TDD
9 5 (5.95%) MVC
9 5 (5.95%) Open Source
9 5 (5.95%) Game Development
10 4 (4.76%) Image Processing
10 4 (4.76%) 3D Modelling
11 3 (3.57%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.57%) Pair Programming
12 2 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (2.38%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (52.38%) C++
2 17 (20.24%) C
3 14 (16.67%) Java
4 12 (14.29%) C#
5 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
6 9 (10.71%) Objective-C
7 7 (8.33%) Python
8 5 (5.95%) GLSL
9 4 (4.76%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.57%) Embedded C
10 3 (3.57%) PHP
10 3 (3.57%) ActionScript
10 3 (3.57%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.38%) Lua
11 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.19%) R
12 1 (1.19%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.19%) Perl
12 1 (1.19%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Firmware
1 1 (1.19%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 5 (5.95%) Google
2 3 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: £37 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago