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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL
Rank 610 586 590
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 34 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.067% 0.052%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 16
Median daily rate £420 £350 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £408 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £210
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.62 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.31% +7.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.62 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-0.31% -5.95%

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
14874 14894 14851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.72% 27.03% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10553 9808 9867
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 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 208 185
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £47.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 30 May 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 13 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 30 May 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 -1 29 £450 +28.57% 16
South East -17 16 £255 -32.00% 4
Tunbridge Wells -3 12 - - 2
Kent -14 12 - - 2
London +10 10 £475 +35.71% 6
Glasgow - 4 £350 -
Scotland - 4 £350 -
South West -10 2 - - 1
Hastings - 2 £255 -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 £325 -
East Sussex - 2 £255 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £325 -

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 66 (70.97%) C++
2 65 (69.89%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (49.46%) Linux
4 44 (47.31%) Qt
5 41 (44.09%) Degree
6 36 (38.71%) TDD
7 25 (26.88%) Pair Programming
8 22 (23.66%) Open Source
9 20 (21.51%) JSON
9 20 (21.51%) Computer Science
10 19 (20.43%) QA
10 19 (20.43%) Java
10 19 (20.43%) Mobile App
11 17 (18.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (18.28%) Android
11 17 (18.28%) Software Engineering
12 16 (17.20%) Multithreading
12 16 (17.20%) Git (software)
13 15 (16.13%) Web Services
13 15 (16.13%) Apple iOS
14 14 (15.05%) REST
14 14 (15.05%) iOS Development
14 14 (15.05%) XML
14 14 (15.05%) C
14 14 (15.05%) Games
15 13 (13.98%) Objective-C
15 13 (13.98%) DirectX
15 13 (13.98%) Mathematics
15 13 (13.98%) Android Development
15 13 (13.98%) Mobile Development

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 6 (6.45%) Node.js
2 2 (2.15%) Kinematics
3 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Google Play
1 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) HTTP
2 4 (4.30%) Internet
3 2 (2.15%) DVB
3 2 (2.15%) SpaceWire
4 1 (1.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.15%) GIS
1 2 (2.15%) SQLite
2 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (17.20%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.75%) Subversion
3 8 (8.60%) Eclipse
3 8 (8.60%) Xcode
4 7 (7.53%) JIRA
5 4 (4.30%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (3.23%) Android Studio
7 2 (2.15%) ClearCase
7 2 (2.15%) GCC
7 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.15%) Qt Creator
7 2 (2.15%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (1.08%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.08%) JUnit
General
1 14 (15.05%) Games
2 6 (6.45%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.38%) Electronics
4 4 (4.30%) Avionics
4 4 (4.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (80.65%) Developer
2 46 (49.46%) C++ Developer
3 23 (24.73%) Qt Developer
4 11 (11.83%) iOS Developer
4 11 (11.83%) Software Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Games Developer
6 8 (8.60%) C++ Games Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Android Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Embedded Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Middleware Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Java Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Linux Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.30%) C++ GUI Developer
10 4 (4.30%) GUI Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Applications Developer
11 3 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
12 2 (2.15%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (47.31%) Qt
2 20 (21.51%) JSON
3 15 (16.13%) Web Services
4 14 (15.05%) REST
4 14 (15.05%) XML
5 13 (13.98%) DirectX
6 9 (9.68%) HTML
6 9 (9.68%) Unreal Engine
7 8 (8.60%) Android SDK
7 8 (8.60%) Cocoa Touch
8 7 (7.53%) Cocoa
8 7 (7.53%) V-Ray
9 6 (6.45%) HTML5
9 6 (6.45%) Middleware
9 6 (6.45%) RESTful
10 5 (5.38%) CSS
11 4 (4.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (4.30%) OpenCL
11 4 (4.30%) OpenGL ES
12 3 (3.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.51%) Computer Science
2 19 (20.43%) Mobile App
3 13 (13.98%) Mathematics
4 10 (10.75%) Physics
5 9 (9.68%) Algorithms
5 9 (9.68%) Animation
6 8 (8.60%) DTV
6 8 (8.60%) STB
7 7 (7.53%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (7.53%) iPad
7 7 (7.53%) iPhone
7 7 (7.53%) RenderMan
8 6 (6.45%) Device Driver
9 5 (5.38%) User Experience
10 4 (4.30%) Digital Media
11 3 (3.23%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (3.23%) Visualisation
12 2 (2.15%) GPGPU
12 2 (2.15%) MHEG
12 2 (2.15%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 46 (49.46%) Linux
2 17 (18.28%) Android
3 15 (16.13%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.45%) Windows
5 3 (3.23%) Unix
6 2 (2.15%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (69.89%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (38.71%) TDD
3 25 (26.88%) Pair Programming
4 22 (23.66%) Open Source
5 17 (18.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (18.28%) Software Engineering
6 16 (17.20%) Multithreading
7 14 (15.05%) iOS Development
8 13 (13.98%) Android Development
8 13 (13.98%) Mobile Development
9 12 (12.90%) Memory Management
10 11 (11.83%) OO
11 9 (9.68%) Game Development
12 7 (7.53%) OOD
13 6 (6.45%) API Development
13 6 (6.45%) Functional Testing
13 6 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
13 6 (6.45%) Software Architecture
14 5 (5.38%) Mobile Application Development
15 4 (4.30%) UML
Programming Languages
1 66 (70.97%) C++
2 19 (20.43%) Java
3 14 (15.05%) C
4 13 (13.98%) Objective-C
5 12 (12.90%) Python
6 8 (8.60%) GLSL
6 8 (8.60%) HLSL
7 7 (7.53%) R
8 4 (4.30%) Apple Swift
8 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.23%) C#
10 2 (2.15%) Ada
10 2 (2.15%) ANSI C
10 2 (2.15%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.15%) Embedded C++
10 2 (2.15%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.15%) Perl
10 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.08%) PHP
11 1 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (44.09%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.43%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.08%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) LXC
2 2 (2.15%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 3 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (1.08%) Apple
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