The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Parallel Programming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Parallel Programming over the 3 months to 23 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.

Parallel Programming
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 639 635
Rank change year-on-year +43 -4  
Contract jobs citing Parallel Programming 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.007% 0.007%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.009% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £431 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £543 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £290
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Parallel Programming 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 39559 44852 45349
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.50% 83.35% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25807 29750 29034
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 £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1054 1082 1276
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Parallel Programming
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Parallel Programming in the UK

Parallel Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Parallel Programming in the UK

Parallel Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Parallel Programming over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Parallel Programming in the UK

Parallel Programming
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Parallel Programming within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 +34 6 £500 - 11
London +7 6 £500 - 3
City of London - 1 £413 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Parallel Programming 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 Programming.

1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
1 4 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) PhD
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (25.00%) Platform Symphony
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) SOLID
3 2 (25.00%) Aurelia
3 2 (25.00%) Angular 2

Parallel Programming
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 2 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Moq
1 2 (25.00%) MSTest
1 2 (25.00%) NUnit
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) gulp
2 1 (12.50%) jspm
2 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Qualitative Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
1 4 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (25.00%) Aurelia
3 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (25.00%) JNI
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) Kendo UI
4 1 (12.50%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) SOLID
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) AOP
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (12.50%) ERD
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft