The table below looks at the statistics for Parallel Computing skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Parallel Computing over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Parallel Computing
Rank - 665 645
Contract jobs citing Parallel Computing 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.011% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £650 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +85.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43985 46966 44712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.15% 81.01% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29139 30711 27950
Median daily rate £440 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1137 1301 1222
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Parallel Computing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Parallel Computing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Parallel Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Parallel Computing
Daily Rate Trend

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

Parallel Computing Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Parallel Computing
Top 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Parallel Computing 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 Parallel Computing.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Games
1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Augmented Reality
1 6 (100.00%) GPGPU
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 6 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 6 (100.00%) Apple Swift

Parallel Computing
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:

General
1 6 (100.00%) Games
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 6 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Augmented Reality
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 6 (100.00%) GPGPU
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C