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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Parallel Processing
Rank 618 603 587
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -16
Contract jobs citing Parallel Processing 8 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.017% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.022% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Average daily rate £644 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.12% -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £388 £425
% change year-on-year
- -8.82%
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
41792 40196 38042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.24% 77.62% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27320 25624 23044
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1199 1072 1163
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.25 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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 4 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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +8 8 £644 +39.18% 1
England -3 8 £644 +51.47% 2
Canary Wharf +1 1 £650 +8.33%
City of London - 1 £638 - 1

Parallel Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 15 (71.43%) Hadoop
1 15 (71.43%) Big Data
2 14 (66.67%) Scala
3 12 (57.14%) Apache Hive
3 12 (57.14%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) Apache Spark
5 10 (47.62%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (47.62%) Shell Script
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (42.86%) Finance
6 9 (42.86%) Unix
6 9 (42.86%) Data Cleansing
6 9 (42.86%) Impala
7 8 (38.10%) Spark SQL
7 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
7 8 (38.10%) CouchDB
7 8 (38.10%) Sqoop
7 8 (38.10%) Apache Flume
7 8 (38.10%) BDD
7 8 (38.10%) TDD
7 8 (38.10%) Lucene
8 7 (33.33%) SNA
8 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
9 6 (28.57%) HTML5
9 6 (28.57%) D3.js
9 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 6 (28.57%) Analytics
9 6 (28.57%) SQL
9 6 (28.57%) HTML
9 6 (28.57%) Banking

Parallel Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (52.38%) Apache Spark
2 10 (47.62%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (23.81%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) Big Data
1 15 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 12 (57.14%) Apache Hive
3 9 (42.86%) Impala
4 8 (38.10%) CouchDB
4 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
4 8 (38.10%) Spark SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Sqoop
5 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (9.52%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (9.52%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (9.52%) DB2
6 2 (9.52%) HBase
6 2 (9.52%) MySQL
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Electronics
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) Scala Developer
3 9 (42.86%) Hadoop Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Apache Spark Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Big Data Architect
6 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Data Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (9.52%) ETL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Hadoop Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Teradata Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Qualitative Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) SQL BI Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) Lucene
2 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 6 (28.57%) D3.js
2 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) HTML5
3 4 (19.05%) GraphX
4 2 (9.52%) Java EE
4 2 (9.52%) Kafka
4 2 (9.52%) POSIX
4 2 (9.52%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Social Network
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) Physics
3 2 (9.52%) Reference Data
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) NHS
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Unix
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Data Cleansing
3 8 (38.10%) BDD
3 8 (38.10%) TDD
4 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 6 (28.57%) Analytics
6 5 (23.81%) SDLC
7 4 (19.05%) Machine Learning
7 4 (19.05%) Open Source
8 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 3 (14.29%) ETL
8 3 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
9 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
9 2 (9.52%) Data Engineering
9 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
9 2 (9.52%) OO
9 2 (9.52%) Physical Data Model
9 2 (9.52%) Presales
9 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Scala
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 10 (47.62%) Shell Script
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) C++
5 3 (14.29%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) Perl
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.52%) R
7 1 (4.76%) C
7 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Apache Flume
2 1 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Palantir
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Teradata
3 2 (9.52%) Netezza
3 2 (9.52%) Vertica
4 1 (4.76%) Sybase