The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for OpenCV skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenCV over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intel OpenCV
UK
Rank 585 641 -
Rank change year-on-year +56 -  
Contract jobs citing OpenCV 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.002% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.077% 0.007% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

OpenCV is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14206 14834 13989
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.36% 27.99% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9854 10283 9074
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 227 189
Median hourly rate £42.00 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.38% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.75 £47.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

OpenCV
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing OpenCV as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for OpenCV in the UK

OpenCV
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenCV in the UK

OpenCV
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenCV over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenCV in the UK

OpenCV
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenCV in the UK

OpenCV
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenCV within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 11 £450 - 4
London - 6 £425 - 2
Cramlington - 4 £550 -
Northumberland - 4 £550 -
North East - 4 £550 -
Leeds - 1 £415 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £415 -
Yorkshire - 1 £415 -

OpenCV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenCV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for OpenCV.

1 8 (44.44%) Python
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) C++
2 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) OOP
2 6 (33.33%) OO
2 6 (33.33%) Scrum
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) JIRA
2 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (33.33%) NumPy
2 6 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (33.33%) PyQt
2 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (33.33%) Pandas
3 5 (27.78%) Image Processing
4 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
4 4 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (22.22%) Amazon S3
4 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (22.22%) Android
4 4 (22.22%) R
4 4 (22.22%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (22.22%) MapReduce
4 4 (22.22%) HBase
4 4 (22.22%) Mahout
4 4 (22.22%) OpenGL

OpenCV
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon EMR
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon S3
2 3 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 4 (22.22%) HBase
2 4 (22.22%) Mahout
3 3 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 6 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Android Studio
4 1 (5.56%) Gradle
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 3 (16.67%) AWS Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# GUI Developer
4 2 (11.11%) GUI Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Python Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Android Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Creative Technologist
5 1 (5.56%) iOS Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) NumPy
1 6 (33.33%) Pandas
1 6 (33.33%) PyQt
1 6 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (22.22%) OpenGL
3 3 (16.67%) Android NDK
3 3 (16.67%) OpenCL
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (11.11%) Renderscript
4 2 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (11.11%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Android
3 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (33.33%) OO
1 6 (33.33%) OOP
1 6 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (27.78%) Image Processing
3 4 (22.22%) Computer Vision
3 4 (22.22%) Data Ingestion
3 4 (22.22%) MapReduce
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (16.67%) Android Development
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) CRUD
5 2 (11.11%) Game Development
5 2 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 2 (11.11%) Parallel Computing
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.11%) Visual Effects
6 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Python
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (22.22%) R
3 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Lua
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree