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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Task Parallel Library over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Task Parallel Library (TPL)
Rank 573 580 533
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -47
Contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library 13 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.024% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.088% 0.088% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £275 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 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
14707 14714 12753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.38% 27.19% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9574 9397 8038
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 228 336
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Task Parallel Library
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Task Parallel Library within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 April 2015.

Task Parallel Library Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Task Parallel Library
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Task Parallel Library within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
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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
England -6 13 £425 +6.25% 4
London +8 10 £425 +17.24% 3
City of London +26 7 £425 -10.52% 1

Task Parallel Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Task Parallel Library 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 Task Parallel Library.

1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (81.82%) C#
2 27 (81.82%) TDD
2 27 (81.82%) WPF
3 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 19 (57.58%) WCF
5 17 (51.52%) .NET Framework
6 16 (48.48%) SQL
6 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (42.42%) Finance
8 11 (33.33%) OO
8 11 (33.33%) Degree
8 11 (33.33%) Mathematics
8 11 (33.33%) Multithreading
9 10 (30.30%) Inversion of Control
9 10 (30.30%) MVVM
9 10 (30.30%) Infragistics
9 10 (30.30%) Banking
9 10 (30.30%) Derivative
10 9 (27.27%) Windows
10 9 (27.27%) Unity DI Container
11 8 (24.24%) Memory Management
11 8 (24.24%) Release Management
11 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
11 8 (24.24%) SOA
11 8 (24.24%) Equity Derivative
11 8 (24.24%) Scrum
12 7 (21.21%) ProC
12 7 (21.21%) NUnit
12 7 (21.21%) LINQ

Task Parallel Library
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Task Parallel Library 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 Task Parallel Library. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) Big Data
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
2 7 (21.21%) ProC
2 7 (21.21%) NUnit
3 4 (12.12%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (12.12%) Moq
4 3 (9.09%) Subversion
5 2 (6.06%) Selenium
5 2 (6.06%) JIRA
5 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (6.06%) MSTest
6 1 (3.03%) FxCop
6 1 (3.03%) StyleCop
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.03%) ReSharper
6 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Front Office
4 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) .NET Developer
3 10 (30.30%) C# Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) UI Developer
6 5 (15.15%) WPF Developer
6 5 (15.15%) UI Programmer
6 5 (15.15%) Senior UI Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Architect
8 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Lead .NET Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
9 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Consultant
9 2 (6.06%) .NET Consultant
9 2 (6.06%) .NET Architect
9 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
9 2 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (6.06%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (81.82%) WPF
3 19 (57.58%) WCF
4 17 (51.52%) .NET Framework
5 9 (27.27%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (21.21%) LINQ
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (15.15%) Reactive Extensions
9 3 (9.09%) RESTful
10 2 (6.06%) Silverlight
10 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
10 2 (6.06%) REST
10 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
11 1 (3.03%) Web Services
11 1 (3.03%) XML
11 1 (3.03%) HTML
11 1 (3.03%) WinForms
11 1 (3.03%) HTML5
11 1 (3.03%) PLINQ
11 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 10 (30.30%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (30.30%) Derivative
3 8 (24.24%) Equity Derivative
4 6 (18.18%) Fixed Income
5 5 (15.15%) Equities
5 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
6 4 (12.12%) Statistics
7 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
8 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
8 2 (6.06%) User Experience
8 2 (6.06%) Online Games
8 2 (6.06%) Statistical Arbitrage
8 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
9 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
9 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
9 1 (3.03%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
9 1 (3.03%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) TDD
2 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (33.33%) OO
3 11 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 10 (30.30%) MVVM
5 8 (24.24%) Memory Management
5 8 (24.24%) Release Management
5 8 (24.24%) SOA
5 8 (24.24%) Scrum
6 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 6 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (15.15%) Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.12%) MVC
9 3 (9.09%) OOD
9 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 3 (9.09%) BDD
10 2 (6.06%) Quantitative Investing
10 2 (6.06%) Parallel Programming
10 2 (6.06%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) C#
2 16 (48.48%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 5 (15.15%) VBA
5 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.06%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) PhD
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Infragistics
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Tableau
3 4 (12.12%) Typemock
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) Bloomberg
5 2 (6.06%) Sybase
6 1 (3.03%) Calypso
6 1 (3.03%) Reuters
6 1 (3.03%) Syncfusion
6 1 (3.03%) DevExpress
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