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 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Parallel Computing
Rank 654 673 615
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -58
Contract jobs citing Parallel Computing 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.013% 0.002% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £350
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
44685 45554 42380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.85% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29541 29536 26295
Median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1193 1184
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 July 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 +9 6 £500 - 4
England -9 6 £500 - 5

Parallel Computing
Top 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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