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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
UK / England
Rank 559 588 594
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +6
Contract jobs citing GCC 15 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.029% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £324 £328 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.06% -8.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £328 £358
% change year-on-year
+29.77% -8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 - -

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
6873 6892 6295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.57% 15.09% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4592 4636 4385
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 167 113
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.23 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%

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
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 16 January 2017. 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 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
South East +31 14 £324 -1.06% 2
East of England +1 1 - -
GCC
UK

GCC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 46 (95.83%) GDB
2 45 (93.75%) C++
3 44 (91.67%) Linux
4 26 (54.17%) Multithreading
5 25 (52.08%) C
5 25 (52.08%) Software Engineering
6 23 (47.92%) OO
6 23 (47.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 22 (45.83%) SQL
7 22 (45.83%) Multithreaded Programming
8 21 (43.75%) Cross-Platform Development
8 21 (43.75%) STL
8 21 (43.75%) GSM
8 21 (43.75%) PBX
8 21 (43.75%) UMTS
8 21 (43.75%) VoIP
8 21 (43.75%) Cisco
8 21 (43.75%) RTP
8 21 (43.75%) Telecoms
8 21 (43.75%) Asterisk PBX
8 21 (43.75%) Trac
8 21 (43.75%) Diameter Protocol
8 21 (43.75%) Subversion
8 21 (43.75%) LTE
8 21 (43.75%) RANAP
9 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
9 17 (35.42%) High Availability
10 11 (22.92%) Java
11 10 (20.83%) C#
11 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 21 (43.75%) Asterisk PBX
1 21 (43.75%) Diameter Protocol
1 21 (43.75%) GSM
1 21 (43.75%) LTE
1 21 (43.75%) PBX
1 21 (43.75%) RANAP
1 21 (43.75%) RTP
1 21 (43.75%) UMTS
1 21 (43.75%) VoIP
2 4 (8.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.08%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 46 (95.83%) GDB
2 21 (43.75%) Subversion
2 21 (43.75%) Trac
3 1 (2.08%) CppUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Emacs
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 21 (43.75%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) C++ Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Developer
4 5 (10.42%) C++ Team Leader
4 5 (10.42%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Embedded C Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Software Validation Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 21 (43.75%) STL
3 1 (2.08%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 44 (91.67%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) Solaris
3 4 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Multithreading
2 25 (52.08%) Software Engineering
3 23 (47.92%) OO
4 22 (45.83%) Multithreaded Programming
5 21 (43.75%) Cross-Platform Development
6 17 (35.42%) High Availability
7 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.42%) Scrum
9 2 (4.17%) UML
10 1 (2.08%) Computer Architecture
10 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.08%) Digital Signal Processing
10 1 (2.08%) Embedded Software Development
10 1 (2.08%) IC Design
10 1 (2.08%) Signal Processing
10 1 (2.08%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.08%) Validation
10 1 (2.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 45 (93.75%) C++
2 25 (52.08%) C
3 22 (45.83%) SQL
4 11 (22.92%) Java
5 10 (20.83%) C#
6 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.08%) Python
6 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) MISRA
1 1 (2.08%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Cisco
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