The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL
Rank 615 587 597
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +10
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 33 48 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.087% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.32% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 18
Median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £310 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £333 £210
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £40.00 £34.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
15340 15170 14998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.42% 27.51% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10819 10144 9789
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 210 213
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing OpenGL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 June 2016.

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 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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 30 £500 +42.85% 22
South East -1 18 £255 -29.65%
Kent +4 16 - -
Tunbridge Wells -1 16 - -
London -2 9 £500 +11.11% 11
Wales - 2 £375 - 1
Hastings - 2 £255 -
East Sussex - 2 £255 -
South Wales - 2 £375 - 1
South West -1 1 - - 1
Glasgow - 1 £350 -
Scotland - 1 £350 -
North West - 1 - - 2
Newport - 1 £370 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 2

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenGL 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 OpenGL.

1 54 (65.85%) C++
2 53 (64.63%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (43.90%) Degree
4 30 (36.59%) Linux
5 28 (34.15%) Qt
6 24 (29.27%) JSON
7 23 (28.05%) Computer Science
8 22 (26.83%) TDD
8 22 (26.83%) Mobile App
9 21 (25.61%) Objective-C
10 20 (24.39%) Apple iOS
11 19 (23.17%) iOS Development
12 18 (21.95%) Web Services
12 18 (21.95%) XML
13 17 (20.73%) Pair Programming
13 17 (20.73%) Mathematics
13 17 (20.73%) REST
13 17 (20.73%) Mobile Development
14 16 (19.51%) Memory Management
14 16 (19.51%) Java
14 16 (19.51%) Games
15 15 (18.29%) Software Engineering
15 15 (18.29%) Multithreading
15 15 (18.29%) Android
16 14 (17.07%) Git (software)
16 14 (17.07%) Open Source
17 13 (15.85%) QA
18 12 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
18 12 (14.63%) DirectX
19 11 (13.41%) Xcode

OpenGL
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 1 (1.22%) Kinematics
1 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) HTTP
2 3 (3.66%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) 802.11
3 1 (1.22%) DHCP
3 1 (1.22%) DLNA
3 1 (1.22%) DNS
3 1 (1.22%) DVB
3 1 (1.22%) IGMP
3 1 (1.22%) IPv4
3 1 (1.22%) IPv6
3 1 (1.22%) PPP
3 1 (1.22%) Skype
3 1 (1.22%) SpaceWire
3 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.22%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) GIS
1 2 (2.44%) SQLite
2 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.41%) Xcode
3 10 (12.20%) Subversion
4 7 (8.54%) Eclipse
5 6 (7.32%) JIRA
6 4 (4.88%) Rational Rhapsody
7 3 (3.66%) Android Studio
7 3 (3.66%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (2.44%) Qt Creator
9 1 (1.22%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.22%) GCC
9 1 (1.22%) JUnit
General
1 16 (19.51%) Games
2 8 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.88%) Electronics
4 3 (3.66%) Avionics
4 3 (3.66%) Finance
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (76.83%) Developer
2 31 (37.80%) C++ Developer
3 18 (21.95%) iOS Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Qt Developer
5 11 (13.41%) Software Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Games Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Android Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Applications Developer
7 7 (8.54%) C++ Games Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Middleware Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Objective-C Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Embedded Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Java Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Linux Developer
10 3 (3.66%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.44%) C# Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.15%) Qt
2 24 (29.27%) JSON
3 18 (21.95%) Web Services
3 18 (21.95%) XML
4 17 (20.73%) REST
5 12 (14.63%) DirectX
6 11 (13.41%) Cocoa Touch
7 10 (12.20%) Cocoa
8 9 (10.98%) Unreal Engine
9 8 (9.76%) Android SDK
10 7 (8.54%) V-Ray
11 6 (7.32%) Middleware
11 6 (7.32%) RESTful
11 6 (7.32%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 5 (6.10%) HTML
13 3 (3.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 3 (3.66%) OpenCL
13 3 (3.66%) WinForms
14 2 (2.44%) HTML5
14 2 (2.44%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.05%) Computer Science
2 22 (26.83%) Mobile App
3 17 (20.73%) Mathematics
4 10 (12.20%) iPad
4 10 (12.20%) iPhone
4 10 (12.20%) Physics
5 9 (10.98%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (9.76%) Algorithms
7 7 (8.54%) Animation
7 7 (8.54%) Augmented Reality
7 7 (8.54%) DTV
7 7 (8.54%) RenderMan
7 7 (8.54%) STB
8 6 (7.32%) Device Driver
8 6 (7.32%) Digital Media
8 6 (7.32%) GPGPU
9 3 (3.66%) User Experience
9 3 (3.66%) Visualisation
10 2 (2.44%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (1.22%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 30 (36.59%) Linux
2 20 (24.39%) Apple iOS
3 15 (18.29%) Android
4 5 (6.10%) Windows
5 2 (2.44%) Unix
6 1 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (64.63%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.83%) TDD
3 19 (23.17%) iOS Development
4 17 (20.73%) Mobile Development
4 17 (20.73%) Pair Programming
5 16 (19.51%) Memory Management
6 15 (18.29%) Multithreading
6 15 (18.29%) Software Engineering
7 14 (17.07%) Open Source
8 12 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (13.41%) Android Development
10 8 (9.76%) Game Development
10 8 (9.76%) OO
11 7 (8.54%) OOD
12 6 (7.32%) API Development
12 6 (7.32%) Functional Testing
12 6 (7.32%) Non-Functional Testing
12 6 (7.32%) Parallel Computing
12 6 (7.32%) Software Architecture
13 5 (6.10%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (65.85%) C++
2 21 (25.61%) Objective-C
3 16 (19.51%) Java
4 11 (13.41%) C
4 11 (13.41%) Python
5 8 (9.76%) Apple Swift
5 8 (9.76%) GLSL
5 8 (9.76%) HLSL
6 7 (8.54%) R
7 3 (3.66%) C#
8 2 (2.44%) Ada
8 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.22%) ANSI C
9 1 (1.22%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.22%) Perl
9 1 (1.22%) PHP
9 1 (1.22%) Ruby
9 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (43.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.85%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) DO-178B
2 2 (2.44%) MISRA
2 2 (2.44%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) LXC
2 1 (1.22%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 1 (1.22%) CA
1 1 (1.22%) Google
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