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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Task Parallel Library (TPL)
Rank 596 572 598
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +26
Contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library 17 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.023% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.080% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 8
Average daily rate
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£650 £480 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.55% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £360 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £573 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £308 -
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -
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
15691 15007 15615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.27% 28.87% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10164 9643 9367
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 265 374
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 18 September 2014.

Task Parallel Library Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Task Parallel Library
Top 12 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 18 September 2014. 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 -25 17 £650 +35.55% 3
London +1 16 £663 +36.88% 3
City of London +28 7 £688 +83.33% 3
South East - 1 £300 -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
North Wales - - - -
Flintshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Queensferry - - - -

Task Parallel Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (88.89%) WPF
3 28 (77.78%) .NET
4 19 (52.78%) Banking
4 19 (52.78%) Front Office
5 16 (44.44%) TDD
5 16 (44.44%) MVVM
6 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (41.67%) Multithreading
6 15 (41.67%) Unit Testing
7 14 (38.89%) Investment Banking
8 12 (33.33%) WCF
8 12 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
9 11 (30.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
9 11 (30.56%) Degree
9 11 (30.56%) Finance
9 11 (30.56%) Web Services
10 10 (27.78%) C++
10 10 (27.78%) XAML
10 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
11 9 (25.00%) Software Architecture
11 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (25.00%) Java
11 9 (25.00%) JMS
12 8 (22.22%) OOD
12 8 (22.22%) OOP
12 8 (22.22%) SQL
12 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
13 7 (19.44%) OO

Task Parallel Library
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) KDB
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Ant
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) Maven
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) StyleCop
3 1 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.78%) Moq
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 19 (52.78%) Front Office
1 19 (52.78%) Banking
2 14 (38.89%) Investment Banking
3 11 (30.56%) Finance
4 4 (11.11%) Back Office
5 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (97.22%) Developer
2 21 (58.33%) C# Developer
3 9 (25.00%) WPF Developer
4 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Front Office Developer
5 4 (11.11%) GUI Developer
6 3 (8.33%) UI Developer
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Swing Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) WPF
2 28 (77.78%) .NET
3 12 (33.33%) WCF
3 12 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
4 11 (30.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
4 11 (30.56%) Web Services
5 9 (25.00%) JMS
6 7 (19.44%) LINQ
7 6 (16.67%) WF
7 6 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 4 (11.11%) HTML5
8 4 (11.11%) PLINQ
8 4 (11.11%) HTML
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 3 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (5.56%) RESTful
10 2 (5.56%) Silverlight
10 2 (5.56%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (19.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 6 (16.67%) User Experience
5 5 (13.89%) Equities
6 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
7 3 (8.33%) Grid Computing
7 3 (8.33%) Derivative
7 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
8 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
8 2 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (5.56%) Hedge funds
9 1 (2.78%) Market Risk
9 1 (2.78%) Online Games
9 1 (2.78%) Statistics
9 1 (2.78%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) TDD
1 16 (44.44%) MVVM
2 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Unit Testing
2 15 (41.67%) Multithreading
3 9 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 8 (22.22%) OOP
4 8 (22.22%) OOD
5 7 (19.44%) OO
6 6 (16.67%) Scrum
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.67%) BDD
7 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.11%) MVC
8 3 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.56%) SOA
10 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (27.78%) C++
2 10 (27.78%) XAML
3 9 (25.00%) Java
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.11%) Python
7 3 (8.33%) Perl
8 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Basel III
2 1 (2.78%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) JBoss
2 2 (5.56%) Syncfusion
2 2 (5.56%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.78%) Typemock
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Telerik
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