The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GPGPU in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GPGPU over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 614 -
Contract jobs citing GPGPU 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.012% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.036% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

GPGPU is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14536 16470 16171
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 33.62% 33.31% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13607 15328 14662
Median daily rate £465 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.22% +3.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £638 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 621 790 749
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.32% +13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £11.32 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £47.39 £45.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

GPGPU
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing GPGPU as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for GPGPU in England

GPGPU
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GPGPU in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for GPGPU in England

GPGPU
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing GPGPU in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GPGPU in England