Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for OpenGL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenGL over the 6 months to 24 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.

OpenGL
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 362 361 363
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +12
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 13 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.077% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.40% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
South East median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +42.86%
10th Percentile £334 £300 £375
90th Percentile £400 £481 £425
England median daily rate £400 £438 £388
% change year-on-year -8.57% +12.90% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.00
10th Percentile £42.50 - £33.20
90th Percentile £47.50 - £43.40
England median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% +8.02% -1.82%

OpenGL 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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4642 4461 5139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.59% 26.80% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2850 2699 3318
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £514
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 131 122
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.25 £14.46
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.00 £51.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

OpenGL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing OpenGL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for OpenGL in the South East

OpenGL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OpenGL in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenGL in the South East

OpenGL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenGL in the South East

OpenGL
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Surrey - 9 £400 -
Berkshire +11 3 £375 -
Thames Valley -5 3 £375 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
OpenGL
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenGL 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 South East region with a requirement for OpenGL.

1 8 (61.54%) 3D Graphics
2 7 (53.85%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) C
3 6 (46.15%) Electronics
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
5 4 (30.77%) Android
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) DirectX
5 4 (30.77%) Direct3D
5 4 (30.77%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
6 3 (23.08%) Android Development
6 3 (23.08%) OpenGL ES
6 3 (23.08%) Visual Effects
6 3 (23.08%) Autodesk Inventor
6 3 (23.08%) CAD
6 3 (23.08%) Autodesk
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) Games
6 3 (23.08%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Animation
6 3 (23.08%) MicroStation
6 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
6 3 (23.08%) Mason
7 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (15.38%) Project Planning

OpenGL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (23.08%) Autodesk Inventor
1 3 (23.08%) MicroStation
1 3 (23.08%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
General
1 6 (46.15%) Electronics
2 3 (23.08%) Games
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Android Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) 3D Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Visual Designer
4 1 (7.69%) 3D Animator
4 1 (7.69%) 3D Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Animator
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Direct3D
1 4 (30.77%) DirectX
2 3 (23.08%) Mason
2 3 (23.08%) OpenGL ES
3 1 (7.69%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (23.08%) Animation
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
2 4 (30.77%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Android Development
3 3 (23.08%) CAD
3 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
3 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
3 3 (23.08%) Visual Effects
4 2 (15.38%) 3D Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Typography
4 2 (15.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) C
3 5 (38.46%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Autodesk
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft