The table below looks at the statistics for Parallel Processing skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Parallel Processing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Parallel Processing
Rank 599 581 547
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -34
Contract jobs citing Parallel Processing 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.003% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
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£550 £385 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £385 -
% change year-on-year
-15.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
41485 39369 34836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.59% 74.79% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26264 24909 20841
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1203 1184 1052
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -10.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Parallel Processing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Parallel Processing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Parallel Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Parallel Processing
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Parallel Processing within the UK.

Parallel Processing Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Parallel Processing
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Parallel Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Parallel Processing Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Parallel Processing
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Parallel Processing within the UK.

Parallel Processing Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Parallel Processing
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Parallel Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -21 6 £550 +42.85% 7
London - 4 £600 - 5
City of London - 2 £600 -
West Midlands - 2 £325 -
Scotland - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £325 -

Parallel Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Parallel Processing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Parallel Processing.

1 10 (50.00%) Finance
1 10 (50.00%) JMS
1 10 (50.00%) Big Data
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 8 (40.00%) Scala
3 8 (40.00%) BDD
4 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
4 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
5 6 (30.00%) Ab Initio
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) DB2
5 6 (30.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) Web Services
5 6 (30.00%) Hadoop
6 5 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) Apache Spark
7 4 (20.00%) Impala
7 4 (20.00%) Functional Programming
7 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (20.00%) Akka
7 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (20.00%) SAS
7 4 (20.00%) XML
7 4 (20.00%) UNIX
7 4 (20.00%) Replication

Parallel Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Parallel Processing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Parallel Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (20.00%) SAS
3 2 (10.00%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (10.00%) JBoss
3 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) OpenShift
1 2 (10.00%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) FTP
1 2 (10.00%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Big Data
2 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (30.00%) DB2
4 6 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 4 (20.00%) Impala
5 4 (20.00%) Apache Hive
6 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (10.00%) DB2 UDB
7 2 (10.00%) HBase
7 2 (10.00%) Sqoop
7 2 (10.00%) CouchDB
7 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
8 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
8 1 (5.00%) QlikView
8 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Scala Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Ab Initio Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Hadoop Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Web Manager
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Web Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) JMS
2 6 (30.00%) Web Services
3 4 (20.00%) Akka
3 4 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 3 (15.00%) GraphX
5 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.00%) JDBC
5 2 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (10.00%) Lucene
5 2 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.00%) D3.js
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) WPF
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (10.00%) Equities
2 2 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (10.00%) Derivative
2 2 (10.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (10.00%) Market Risk
2 2 (10.00%) Social Network
2 2 (10.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) Life Science
3 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) BDD
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (20.00%) Functional Programming
5 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 4 (20.00%) Metaprogramming
5 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.00%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) MVC
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
7 2 (10.00%) Use Case
7 2 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Scala
3 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (30.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) Korn
5 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (10.00%) Spark SQL
6 2 (10.00%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) ActionScript
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Basel III
2 1 (5.00%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Apache Flume
2 2 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Ab Initio
3 2 (10.00%) Informatica
3 2 (10.00%) Netezza
3 2 (10.00%) Palantir
4 1 (5.00%) DataSynapse
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Actian
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