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 29 June 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.

Intel OpenCV
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 595 647 642
Rank change year-on-year +52 -5  
Contract jobs citing OpenCV 19 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.013% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
UK median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK 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 15092 15313 15456
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.04% 28.51% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 40585 42041 38676
UK median daily rate £434 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.21% +8.38%  
10th Percentile £306 £297 £269
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 589 519 682
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -4.76%  
10th Percentile £19.25 £17.20 £16.61
90th Percentile £57.50 £48.76 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

OpenCV
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenCV in the UK

OpenCV
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenCV in the UK

OpenCV
Top 5 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 29 June 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 +43 17 £400 - 5
London +19 16 £400 -
UK excluding London - 3 £320 - 5
Scotland - 2 £323 -
South West - 1 £300 - 1

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 20 (68.97%) Python
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 17 (58.62%) MySQL
2 17 (58.62%) JIRA
2 17 (58.62%) NumPy
2 17 (58.62%) Pandas
3 16 (55.17%) Jenkins
3 16 (55.17%) PyQt
3 16 (55.17%) Test Automation
3 16 (55.17%) OOP
3 16 (55.17%) OO
4 15 (51.72%) Scrum
4 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (51.72%) Test Scripting
5 13 (44.83%) RabbitMQ
6 12 (41.38%) STB
7 10 (34.48%) Degree
8 9 (31.03%) TDD
8 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
9 5 (17.24%) Image Processing
9 5 (17.24%) Linux
9 5 (17.24%) C++
10 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
10 4 (13.79%) Hadoop
10 4 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (13.79%) Amazon S3
10 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
10 4 (13.79%) Data Ingestion
10 4 (13.79%) Computer Vision

OpenCV
Co-occurring 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 (13.79%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) Jupyter
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon EMR
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon S3
2 3 (10.34%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) Hadoop
2 4 (13.79%) HBase
2 4 (13.79%) Mahout
3 3 (10.34%) Big Data
4 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.45%) MS Access
5 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) JIRA
2 16 (55.17%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) Python Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Automation Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Agile Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C++ Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Junior
6 3 (10.34%) Junior Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Junior Python Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Python Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) CMS Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Computer Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) LAMP Developer
8 1 (3.45%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.45%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) NumPy
1 17 (58.62%) Pandas
2 16 (55.17%) PyQt
3 13 (44.83%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) OpenGL
6 1 (3.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (3.45%) Celery
6 1 (3.45%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (3.45%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) CSS3
6 1 (3.45%) Django
6 1 (3.45%) FFmpeg
6 1 (3.45%) HTML
6 1 (3.45%) HTML5
6 1 (3.45%) LAMP
6 1 (3.45%) OpenCL
6 1 (3.45%) REST
6 1 (3.45%) Sass
6 1 (3.45%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) STB
2 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (3.45%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Debian
2 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) OO
1 16 (55.17%) OOP
1 16 (55.17%) Test Automation
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) Scrum
2 15 (51.72%) Test Scripting
3 9 (31.03%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) Image Processing
5 4 (13.79%) Computer Vision
5 4 (13.79%) Data Ingestion
5 4 (13.79%) MapReduce
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Visual Effects
7 1 (3.45%) API Development
7 1 (3.45%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.45%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (3.45%) Machine Learning
7 1 (3.45%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Python
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) C++
4 4 (13.79%) R
4 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.90%) Delphi
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) ES6
6 1 (3.45%) Lua
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Borland