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 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Parallel Processing
UK
Rank 585 628 609
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -19
Contract jobs citing Parallel Processing 6 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.010% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.012% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
Median daily rate £413 £650 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.53% +79.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 - £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
37137 43014 41716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.89% 82.70% 79.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 24673 28082 26249
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1162 1119
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Parallel Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
Belfast - 4 £413 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £413 -
County Antrim - 4 £413 -
England +39 2 £350 -46.15% 3
London +3 2 £350 -46.15% 2
City of London - 1 £350 -

Parallel Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Korn
4 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
4 4 (36.36%) Metaprogramming
4 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
4 4 (36.36%) DB2
4 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Ab Initio
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
5 3 (27.27%) Netezza
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) PDM
5 3 (27.27%) Teradata
5 3 (27.27%) Validation
5 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (27.27%) JMS
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) Greenplum
5 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (18.18%) Scala

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 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
1 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) DB2
2 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
4 2 (18.18%) Big Data
4 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
4 2 (18.18%) Impala
5 1 (9.09%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) NUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Front Office
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Ab Initio Developer
3 3 (27.27%) DBA
3 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Scala Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) JMS
3 2 (18.18%) Akka
3 2 (18.18%) Kafka
3 2 (18.18%) Node.js
3 2 (18.18%) Play Framework
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Metaprogramming
1 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
2 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
2 3 (27.27%) PDM
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
4 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (9.09%) Memory Management
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 4 (36.36%) Korn
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Scala
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) R
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Ab Initio
3 3 (27.27%) Greenplum
3 3 (27.27%) Netezza
3 3 (27.27%) Teradata
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft