The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OpenCL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenCL over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Khronos Group OpenCL
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 613 621
Contract jobs citing OpenCL 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.014% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.049% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

OpenCL is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13914 14379 14025
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.19% 29.08% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 37601 39969 35323
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 577 501 637
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £18.22 £16.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £48.80 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

OpenCL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenCL in England

OpenCL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenCL in England

OpenCL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenCL in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenCL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for OpenCL.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenCV
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Vision

OpenCL
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Android Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Android Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Vision Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenCV
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Vision
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Lua