Period
to 17 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GPGPU in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GPGPU over the 6 months to 17 June 2019 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)
UK
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 881 -
Contract jobs citing GPGPU 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.007% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.022% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
UK median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
UK median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 29,238 32,117 29,969
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.26% 32.30% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,775 20,840 19,355
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £281 £268 £263
90th Percentile £663 £656 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,022 1,018 1,051
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.82% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.71 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year -13.25% +18.47% -14.29%

GPGPU
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for GPGPU in the UK

GPGPU
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GPGPU in the UK

GPGPU
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GPGPU in the UK