The first table below looks at the demand for WebGL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebGL over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebGL
Rank 574 530 572
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +42
Contract jobs citing WebGL 14 33 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.065% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.093% 0.23% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 27 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £253 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £490 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15088 14292 15009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.61% 27.96% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9707 9068 9177
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 284 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%

WebGL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebGL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebGL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebGL
Daily Rate Trend

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

WebGL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebGL
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebGL within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

WebGL Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WebGL
Hourly Rate Trend

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

WebGL Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WebGL
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebGL within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -44 14 £450 +36.36% 5
London +7 13 £450 +47.54% 3
City of London +15 2 - -
South East -12 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Oldham - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
North West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -

WebGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebGL 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 WebGL.

1 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 7 (43.75%) GWT
4 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) CSS3
4 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
5 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) Ajax
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Spread Betting
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) SVG
7 2 (12.50%) OpenGL
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (12.50%) Node.js
7 2 (12.50%) RIA
8 1 (6.25%) GLSL
8 1 (6.25%) Android
8 1 (6.25%) WebRTC
8 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
8 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
8 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
8 1 (6.25%) Grunt

WebGL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebGL 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 WebGL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) AutoCAD
1 1 (6.25%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Grunt
1 1 (6.25%) RubyGems
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
1 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 4 (25.00%) UI Programmer
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (18.75%) HTML Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) HTML5
3 7 (43.75%) GWT
3 7 (43.75%) CSS
3 7 (43.75%) CSS3
3 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
4 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) Ajax
6 2 (12.50%) SVG
6 2 (12.50%) OpenGL
7 1 (6.25%) WebRTC
7 1 (6.25%) FFmpeg
7 1 (6.25%) WPF
7 1 (6.25%) Symfony
7 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (6.25%) Ext JS
7 1 (6.25%) YUI
7 1 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Spread Betting
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) RIA
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Video Editing
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Physics
3 1 (6.25%) Derivative
3 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Fedora
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Research
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Memory Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) CAD
3 1 (6.25%) Process Management
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) GLSL
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) PHP5
3 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Autodesk
1 1 (6.25%) SolidWorks