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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Parallel Programming
UK
Rank 581 639 629
Rank change year-on-year +58 -10  
Contract jobs citing Parallel Programming 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.002% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £725 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.25% +9.96%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £328
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 37338 44118 43065
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.13% 82.88% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24672 28919 26679
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 945 1114 1248
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

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
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 Programming within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +50 2 £725 +81.25% 1
London +34 2 £725 +81.25% 1

Parallel Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) PhD
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
3 1 (16.67%) VHDL
3 1 (16.67%) Temenos Globus
3 1 (16.67%) OpenMP
3 1 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Beowulf
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) JNI
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CUDA
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Complexity Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
3 1 (16.67%) Fortran

Parallel Programming
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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Temenos Globus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Qualitative Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Quantitative Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) JNI
1 1 (16.67%) OpenMP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) Beowulf
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) CUDA
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
1 1 (16.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Complexity Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
1 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Fortran
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PhD
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft