Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Task Parallel Library skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Task Parallel Library over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Task Parallel Library (TPL)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 806 860 842
Rank change year-on-year +54 -18 -35
Contract jobs citing Task Parallel Library 49 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.052% 0.011% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.037% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 8 13
England median daily rate £550 £538 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +53.57% -33.33%
10th Percentile £468 £369 £297
90th Percentile £650 £675 £443
UK median daily rate £550 £538 £350
% change year-on-year +2.33% +53.57% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Task Parallel Library is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 30719 29842 29966
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.39% 30.67% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21863 20839 20773
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 343 504
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £18.70 £14.56 £14.84
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

Task Parallel Library
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Task Parallel Library as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Task Parallel Library in England

Task Parallel Library
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Task Parallel Library in England

Task Parallel Library
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Task Parallel Library in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Task Parallel Library in England

Task Parallel Library
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Task Parallel Library within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 49 £550 -8.33% 1
Task Parallel Library
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Task Parallel Library 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 Task Parallel Library.

1 46 (93.88%) C#
1 46 (93.88%) WPF
2 43 (87.76%) .NET
3 36 (73.47%) WCF
4 35 (71.43%) SQL Server
5 32 (65.31%) MVVM
6 28 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (51.02%) .NET Framework
7 25 (51.02%) Banking
8 24 (48.98%) TDD
9 23 (46.94%) SQL
10 22 (44.90%) Finance
10 22 (44.90%) Reactive Extensions
11 21 (42.86%) Multithreading
12 20 (40.82%) SOA
13 19 (38.78%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (36.73%) MongoDB
14 18 (36.73%) NoSQL
14 18 (36.73%) JIRA
15 16 (32.65%) Degree
15 16 (32.65%) Credit Risk
15 16 (32.65%) Market Risk
15 16 (32.65%) Stress Testing
15 16 (32.65%) Integration Testing
15 16 (32.65%) Test Scripting
15 16 (32.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 16 (32.65%) Enterprise Software
15 16 (32.65%) T-SQL
15 16 (32.65%) Fixed Income
15 16 (32.65%) Subversion

Task Parallel Library
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:

Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 19 (38.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (36.73%) MongoDB
3 18 (36.73%) NoSQL
4 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.04%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) HBase
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (36.73%) JIRA
2 16 (32.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 16 (32.65%) Subversion
3 5 (10.20%) ProC
3 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.16%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.08%) CodeRush
5 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.08%) ReSharper
5 2 (4.08%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.04%) NuGet
6 1 (2.04%) NUnit
6 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (51.02%) Banking
2 22 (44.90%) Finance
3 12 (24.49%) Front Office
3 12 (24.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (95.92%) Developer
2 29 (59.18%) C# Developer
3 26 (53.06%) WPF Developer
4 20 (40.82%) C# WPF Developer
5 15 (30.61%) Credit Risk Developer
6 14 (28.57%) .NET Developer
7 12 (24.49%) Senior Developer
8 10 (20.41%) C# WCF Developer
8 10 (20.41%) Market Risk Developer
8 10 (20.41%) WCF Developer
9 8 (16.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (14.29%) SQL Developer
11 6 (12.24%) Senior SQL Developer
12 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
13 3 (6.12%) Senior WPF Developer
14 2 (4.08%) .NET Architect
14 2 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
14 2 (4.08%) C# GUI Developer
14 2 (4.08%) HTML Developer
14 2 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (93.88%) WPF
2 43 (87.76%) .NET
3 36 (73.47%) WCF
4 25 (51.02%) .NET Framework
5 22 (44.90%) Reactive Extensions
6 9 (18.37%) Unity DI Container
7 8 (16.33%) LINQ
8 7 (14.29%) JSON
9 5 (10.20%) .NET Core
10 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
10 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (8.16%) REST
10 4 (8.16%) Web Services
11 3 (6.12%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (6.12%) TIBCO EMS
11 3 (6.12%) WinForms
11 3 (6.12%) XML
12 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
12 2 (4.08%) HTML
12 2 (4.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Credit Risk
1 16 (32.65%) Enterprise Software
1 16 (32.65%) Fixed Income
1 16 (32.65%) Market Risk
2 8 (16.33%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (14.29%) Derivative
4 4 (8.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (6.12%) Equities
5 3 (6.12%) Hedge funds
6 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.08%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
6 2 (4.08%) User Experience
7 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Android
2 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (65.31%) MVVM
2 28 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.98%) TDD
4 21 (42.86%) Multithreading
5 20 (40.82%) SOA
6 16 (32.65%) Integration Testing
6 16 (32.65%) Stress Testing
6 16 (32.65%) Technical Analysis
6 16 (32.65%) Test Scripting
7 12 (24.49%) OO
8 9 (18.37%) Mathematics
8 9 (18.37%) OOA/OOD
8 9 (18.37%) Waterfall
9 7 (14.29%) Migration
9 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (12.24%) Change Control
10 6 (12.24%) Change Management
10 6 (12.24%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (10.20%) Memory Management
11 5 (10.20%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) C#
2 23 (46.94%) SQL
3 16 (32.65%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.16%) VBA
5 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.08%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) MOM
2 1 (2.04%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Infragistics
2 3 (6.12%) TIBCO
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) Tableau
4 1 (2.04%) Charles River
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Sybase