The table below looks at the statistics for GDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Debugger
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GDB 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £420 - £288
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
400 296 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.94% 12.30% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 145 192
Average daily rate £400 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 36
Average hourly rate £43.97 £38.75 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.45% +4.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £22.50 £27.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £47.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +4.28%

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GDB across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

GDB Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

GDB
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GDB across the East of England region.

GDB Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

GDB
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GDB across the East of England region.

GDB Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

GDB
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GDB within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - - - -
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England

GDB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing GDB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GDB.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) CDMA
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) JTAG
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Dalvik

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing GDB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) CDMA
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Dalvik
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) JTAG