The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GPGPU in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GPGPU over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
England / London
Rank - - 408
Contract jobs citing GPGPU 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - - 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6848 7610 7446
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.18% 34.51% 35.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4753 5409 5071
Median daily rate £500 £475 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 119 141
Median hourly rate £28.35 £19.99 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.77% -0.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.91 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.20 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

GPGPU
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing GPGPU as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for GPGPU in London

GPGPU
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GPGPU in London

GPGPU
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GPGPU in London