Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for OpenGL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenGL over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 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.

OpenGL
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenGL 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.88% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Worcestershire median daily rate £325 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £395 £360
% change year-on-year -17.72% +9.72% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

OpenGL is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 11.76% 11.63% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 19
Worcestershire median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% - +27.27%
10th Percentile £275 £191 £213
90th Percentile £438 £438 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £30.58 £23.00
% change year-on-year +47.16% +32.96% -19.57%

OpenGL
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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
Worcester - 4 £351 -
Malvern - 2 £325 -
OpenGL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OpenGL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for OpenGL.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (100.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Game Development
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) SMS
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Java 8
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience

OpenGL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 6 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Game Development
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared