Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 880 885 879
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 +9
Contract jobs citing Parallel Programming 7 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.006% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.007% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 7
UK median daily rate £475 £525 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +25.00% -1.18%
10th Percentile £395 £463 £410
90th Percentile £536 £631 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate - £525 £420
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
UK median hourly rate £30.50 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 - £55.00

Parallel Programming is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 87085 88317 92969
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.46% 83.90% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 58028 58368 60222
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £631 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2061 2366 2748
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.89 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.58% +6.17% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.28
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +1.05% +18.75%

Parallel Programming
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Parallel Programming in the UK

Parallel Programming
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 Parallel Programming within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 7 £475 -9.52%
London -15 6 £475 -9.52%
UK excluding London +36 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) MVVM

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Moq
2 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
2 1 (14.29%) MSTest
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Kendo UI
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
5 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
5 1 (14.29%) Aurelia
5 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
5 1 (14.29%) OpenACC
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) CUDA
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) MVVM
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) SOLID
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) API Development
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Data Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Deep Learning
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (14.29%) Linear Algebra
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft