The table below looks at the statistics for GCC skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCC over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 613 594 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing GCC 8 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.012% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.092% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £401 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.25 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+13.12% -
GCC
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7584 6517 6316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.88% 12.87% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5208 4214 4118
Median daily rate £435 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 134 125
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.02 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.12% -5.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £26.66 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

GCC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing GCC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

GCC Jobs Demand Trend in England

GCC
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GCC Daily Rate Trend in England

GCC
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GCC across the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

GCC Daily Rate Histogram in England

GCC
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

GCC Hourly Rate Trend in England

GCC
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCC within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -23 3 £500 +24.92%
South West +1 2 - -
South East -4 2 - - 2
East of England - 1 - -
GCC
UK

GCC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GCC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for GCC.

1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) C++
2 6 (54.55%) Subversion
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Electronics
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) UML
4 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (36.36%) C
5 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
5 3 (27.27%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) VC++
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) LDAP
6 2 (18.18%) ClearCase
6 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
6 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) NFS
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) RHCE

GCC
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (18.18%) Kinematics
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) ASN.1
1 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
1 2 (18.18%) LDAP
1 2 (18.18%) Multicast
1 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) SpaceWire
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) tcpdump
1 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (18.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (54.55%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
3 2 (18.18%) Ant
3 2 (18.18%) ClearCase
3 2 (18.18%) GDB
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (18.18%) Trac
4 1 (9.09%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Avionics
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (18.18%) OpenCV
2 2 (18.18%) OpenGL
2 2 (18.18%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
1 2 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Device Driver
1 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (18.18%) HP StoreVirtual
1 2 (18.18%) Mechatronics
1 2 (18.18%) Robotics
1 2 (18.18%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
4 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
4 2 (18.18%) SysML
5 1 (9.09%) CMMI
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) C
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) ANSI C
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) RHCE
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Cygwin
1 2 (18.18%) iptables
1 2 (18.18%) NFS
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix
1 2 (18.18%) HP
1 2 (18.18%) NetApp
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
1 2 (18.18%) Splunk
1 2 (18.18%) VMware