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 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Parallel Computing
Rank 641 632 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Parallel Computing 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.002% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.014% 0.002% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
44155 44688 42248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 79.64% 78.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29326 28799 26498
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1198 1222
Median hourly rate £28.00 £28.69 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +4.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 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
London +18 6 £500 -
England +16 6 £500 - 1

Parallel Computing
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) OpenGL
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
1 6 (85.71%) Games
1 6 (85.71%) Objective-C
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
1 6 (85.71%) Augmented Reality
1 6 (85.71%) GPGPU
1 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
1 6 (85.71%) Digital Media
1 6 (85.71%) iOS Development
1 6 (85.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 6 (85.71%) Apple Swift
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
2 1 (14.29%) Simulink
2 1 (14.29%) C#

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Simulink
General
1 6 (85.71%) Games
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Applications Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) iOS Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Objective-C Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) OpenGL
1 6 (85.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Augmented Reality
1 6 (85.71%) Digital Media
1 6 (85.71%) GPGPU
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Apple Swift
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Objective-C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) MATLAB