The table below looks at the statistics for Task Parallel Library skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Task Parallel Library over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Task Parallel Library (TPL)
UK
Rank 596 617 596
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -21
Contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library 12 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.021% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.085% 0.074% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 13
Median daily rate £475 £662 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.22% +55.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £568 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £675 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 - £344
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14168 14836 14077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.20% 28.53% 26.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9872 10211 9296
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 245 191
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £21.15 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Task Parallel Library
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Task Parallel Library Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Task Parallel Library
Daily Rate Trend

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

Task Parallel Library Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Task Parallel Library
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Task Parallel Library within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Task Parallel Library Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Task Parallel Library
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Task Parallel Library within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 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
England +35 12 £475 -28.22%
London +23 10 £525 -20.66%
City of London -1 9 £538 -20.37%
Hampshire - 2 £353 -
South East - 2 £353 -
Romsey - 1 £380 -
Southampton - 1 £325 -

Task Parallel Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Task Parallel Library 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 Task Parallel Library.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) WPF
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
4 13 (76.47%) .NET
4 13 (76.47%) TDD
4 13 (76.47%) Multithreading
4 13 (76.47%) MVVM
5 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (64.71%) SQL
6 10 (58.82%) WCF
6 10 (58.82%) Entity Framework
7 9 (52.94%) LINQ
8 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
8 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
9 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
10 5 (29.41%) Web Services
10 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
10 5 (29.41%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
11 4 (23.53%) User Experience
11 4 (23.53%) HTML5
11 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
11 4 (23.53%) Caliburn.Micro
11 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (23.53%) HTML
11 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
11 4 (23.53%) SOA

Task Parallel Library
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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (11.76%) GIS
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
2 2 (11.76%) NuGet
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Front Office
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) C# Developer
3 9 (52.94%) WPF Developer
4 7 (41.18%) C# WPF Developer
5 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
6 4 (23.53%) Analyst
6 4 (23.53%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (17.65%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior WPF Developer
8 1 (5.88%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) WPF
2 13 (76.47%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) Entity Framework
3 10 (58.82%) WCF
4 9 (52.94%) LINQ
5 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
6 5 (29.41%) Web Services
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (23.53%) Caliburn.Micro
7 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (17.65%) JSON
8 3 (17.65%) REST
9 2 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (11.76%) CSS
9 2 (11.76%) Reactive Extensions
9 2 (11.76%) SignalR
9 2 (11.76%) STL
10 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Fintech
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Multithreading
1 13 (76.47%) MVVM
1 13 (76.47%) TDD
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (23.53%) SOA
6 3 (17.65%) Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) Data Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (17.65%) Physics
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Prototyping
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) UML
7 2 (11.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Infragistics
3 2 (11.76%) Xamarin
4 1 (5.88%) Bloomberg
4 1 (5.88%) DevExpress
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Tableau