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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Parallel Computing
Rank 631 639 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Parallel Computing 7 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.018% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.017% 0.023% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Median daily rate £575 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 -
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -
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
42021 44388 43486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.55% 81.15% 76.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 28019 28757 28290
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1336 1206
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Parallel Computing within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Parallel Computing Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Parallel Computing
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Parallel Computing within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 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 +3 6 £575 +15.00% 5
London 0 6 £575 +15.00% 5
City of London - 5 £575 -
Newport - 1 £375 -
South Wales - 1 £375 -
Wales - 1 £375 -

Parallel Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 8 (80.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Games
2 5 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 5 (50.00%) Augmented Reality
3 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (40.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Refactoring
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) GPGPU
4 3 (30.00%) NumPy
4 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (30.00%) Digital Media
4 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (30.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (30.00%) Pandas
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) IPython
4 3 (30.00%) Apple Swift
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Vision
5 2 (20.00%) Android Development
5 2 (20.00%) Android NDK
5 2 (20.00%) OpenCV
5 2 (20.00%) OpenCL
5 2 (20.00%) Renderscript
5 2 (20.00%) Game Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) IPython
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (30.00%) iOS Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Objective-C Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (30.00%) NumPy
2 3 (30.00%) Pandas
2 3 (30.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (20.00%) Android NDK
3 2 (20.00%) OpenCL
3 2 (20.00%) OpenCV
3 2 (20.00%) Renderscript
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Augmented Reality
2 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (30.00%) GPGPU
4 1 (10.00%) Derivative
4 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (30.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (20.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Vision
3 2 (20.00%) Game Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Munging
4 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Apple Swift
3 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) R
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) DataSynapse