The table below looks at the statistics for Parallel Processing skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Parallel Processing over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Parallel Processing
Rank 638 668 633
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -35
Contract jobs citing Parallel Processing 14 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.009% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.011% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 7
Median daily rate £448 - £600
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 - £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 - £610
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £36.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.25 -

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
44299 46946 44879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.12% 81.11% 77.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29375 30672 28106
Median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1162 1305 1228
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Parallel Processing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Parallel Processing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Parallel Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +25 14 £448 -
England +8 14 £448 -
City of London +15 1 £550 -

Parallel Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Parallel Processing 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 Processing.

1 11 (68.75%) PHP
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) C++
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) XML
3 8 (50.00%) XSLT
3 8 (50.00%) SOA
3 8 (50.00%) Data Mining
3 8 (50.00%) LAN
3 8 (50.00%) WAN
3 8 (50.00%) Change Management
3 8 (50.00%) Network Design
3 8 (50.00%) Web Design
3 8 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 8 (50.00%) Time Management
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
3 8 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 8 (50.00%) Information Retrieval
4 6 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (25.00%) Scala
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Shell Script

Parallel Processing
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Apache Spark
3 2 (12.50%) CMS
3 2 (12.50%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) LAN
1 8 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (18.75%) Apache Hive
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data
3 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
3 3 (18.75%) Impala
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
1 3 (18.75%) Front Office
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Applications Architect
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Apache Spark Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Machine Learning Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Scala Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Applications Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Web Architect
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Architect
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) HTML5
2 8 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 8 (50.00%) XML
2 8 (50.00%) XSLT
3 3 (18.75%) Akka
3 3 (18.75%) Kafka
3 3 (18.75%) Spring Boot
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) Node.js
4 2 (12.50%) Play Framework
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Change Management
1 8 (50.00%) Information Retrieval
1 8 (50.00%) Network Design
1 8 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 8 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 8 (50.00%) SOA
1 8 (50.00%) Time Management
1 8 (50.00%) Web Design
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) BDD
3 3 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (18.75%) Machine Learning
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) API Development
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) SOLID
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) PHP
2 9 (56.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) C++
3 4 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) Scala
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) R
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) iptables
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft