The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Parallel Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Parallel Processing over the 3 months to 25 April 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.

Parallel Processing
UK
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 598 - 634
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Parallel Processing 6 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% - 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% - 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 11
Median daily rate £450 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Parallel Processing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 38739 46308 45398
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.57% 82.87% 79.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25492 30609 28223
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 986 1086 1331
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.25 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.18% +18.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.82 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.52 £30.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +20.32%  

Parallel Processing
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Parallel Processing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Parallel Processing in the UK

Parallel Processing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Parallel Processing in the UK

Parallel Processing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Parallel Processing in the UK

Parallel Processing
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Parallel Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 25 April 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
London - 6 £450 - 5
England - 6 £450 - 8

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Parallel Processing 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 Parallel Processing.

1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
4 4 (28.57%) Metaprogramming
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (28.57%) Big Data
4 4 (28.57%) Ab Initio
4 4 (28.57%) DB2
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) Korn
4 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 4 (28.57%) Scala
4 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 3 (21.43%) Greenplum
5 3 (21.43%) Netezza
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Validation
5 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL

Parallel Processing
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 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
1 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 4 (28.57%) DB2
2 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) Impala
4 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (14.29%) VLDB
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (7.14%) Cloudera CDH
5 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.14%) Spark SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) NUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) DBA
3 4 (28.57%) Ab Initio Developer
4 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 3 (21.43%) Scala Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Production DBA
5 2 (14.29%) Production DBA
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Architect
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) D3.js
4 1 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (7.14%) GraphX
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) Lucene
4 1 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
2 1 (7.14%) Social Network
2 1 (7.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) Metaprogramming
2 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
3 3 (21.43%) BDD
3 3 (21.43%) PDM
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
4 2 (14.29%) Database Security
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Server Patching
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 4 (28.57%) Korn
2 4 (28.57%) Scala
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Ab Initio
3 3 (21.43%) Greenplum
3 3 (21.43%) Netezza
3 3 (21.43%) Teradata
4 1 (7.14%) Cloudera
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Palantir
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