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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Parallel Computing
Rank 649 655 634
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Contract jobs citing Parallel Computing 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.006% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £500 £875 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +150.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
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
44771 46893 44277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 80.29% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29557 30468 27430
Median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1110 1273 1193
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +33.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.13 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +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 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 26 August 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 +4 4 £500 -42.85% 5
London -8 4 £500 -42.85% 3

Parallel Computing
Top 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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