The first table below looks at the demand for GCC skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCC over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 548 522 548
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Contract jobs citing GCC 1 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.037% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.016% 0.32% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
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£325 - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6162 5327 5398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.93% 11.69% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4027 3399 3272
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 144 196
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
GCC
UK

GCC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GCC across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCC within the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 1 £325 - 1
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 5
GCC
UK

GCC
Top 13 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GCC 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 GCC.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) GDB
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems

GCC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GCC 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 GCC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) GDB
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree