The table below looks at the statistics for Parallel Programming 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 Programming over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Parallel Programming
Rank - 600 573
Contract jobs citing Parallel Programming 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.003% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate - £575 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
41710 39321 37141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.10% 77.61% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 27291 25151 22514
Average daily rate £425 £422 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.73% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
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 1208 1037 1128
Average hourly rate £39.31 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.17% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Parallel Programming
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Parallel Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Parallel Programming
Daily Rate Trend

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

Parallel Programming Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Parallel Programming
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Parallel Programming Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Parallel Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Parallel Programming 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 Programming.

1 12 (85.71%) Linux
1 12 (85.71%) C
1 12 (85.71%) C++
2 11 (78.57%) OOD
2 11 (78.57%) Fortran
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) OO
2 11 (78.57%) Python
3 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (14.29%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) MVC
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (14.29%) Sass
7 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 2 (14.29%) SignalR
7 2 (14.29%) NancyFx
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API

Parallel Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Parallel Programming 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 Programming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Games
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Fortran Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Developer
3 7 (50.00%) C++ Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Fortran Developer
5 4 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) Fortran Software Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 2 (14.29%) T-SQL Developer
6 2 (14.29%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) jQuery
1 2 (14.29%) NancyFx
1 2 (14.29%) Sass
1 2 (14.29%) SignalR
1 2 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) OpenCL
2 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
2 1 (7.14%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (7.14%) Animation
3 1 (7.14%) CUDA
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) OO
1 11 (78.57%) OOD
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) ETRM
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) MVVM
3 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Web Design
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C
1 12 (85.71%) C++
2 11 (78.57%) Fortran
2 11 (78.57%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle