Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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)
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 632 608 606
Rank change year-on-year -24 -2 -
Contract jobs citing GPGPU 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% 0.016% 0.009%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.011% 0.042% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
London median daily rate £363 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.50% - -
10th Percentile £329 £450 £450
90th Percentile £386 £850 £550
England median daily rate £363 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -27.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

GPGPU is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18382 16529 17361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.06% 36.79% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13171 11709 12204
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £680 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 252 304
London median hourly rate £21.30 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.50 £50.00 £49.25
England median hourly rate £20.55 £20.75 £19.08
% change year-on-year -0.96% +8.75% +6.00%

GPGPU
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing GPGPU in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GPGPU in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GPGPU 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 London region with a requirement for GPGPU.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) OpenCL
1 2 (100.00%) Renderscript
1 2 (100.00%) DirectCompute
1 2 (100.00%) CUDA
2 1 (50.00%) GLSL
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (50.00%) Augmented Reality

GPGPU
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) DirectCompute
1 2 (100.00%) OpenCL
1 2 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (100.00%) Renderscript
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) CUDA
2 1 (50.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) GLSL