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 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Parallel Computing
UK
Rank 598 634 614
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -20
Contract jobs citing Parallel Computing 3 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.005% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.34%
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
37677 42341 41624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.81% 82.72% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25060 27689 26256
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 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 1155 1112
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 2 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +13 3 - - 1
London - 3 - -

Parallel Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 5 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (30.00%) NumPy
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (30.00%) Front Office
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Refactoring
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) IPython
3 3 (30.00%) Pandas
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Vision
4 2 (20.00%) Microservices
4 2 (20.00%) Android Development
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) Android NDK
4 2 (20.00%) OpenGL
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) WinForms
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Games
4 2 (20.00%) NoSQL

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%) DataSynapse
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) HBase
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Front Office
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) NumPy
1 3 (30.00%) Pandas
2 2 (20.00%) Android NDK
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) OpenCL
2 2 (20.00%) OpenCV
2 2 (20.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (20.00%) Renderscript
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (20.00%) WinForms
2 2 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
3 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (30.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (20.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Vision
3 2 (20.00%) CQRS
3 2 (20.00%) Game Development
3 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Microservices
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Data Munging
4 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematical Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) R
5 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree