The table below looks at the statistics for Valgrind 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 Valgrind over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Valgrind
Rank 585 552 554
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +2
Contract jobs citing Valgrind 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.015% 0.049% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6772 6098 5158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.36% 12.73% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4523 3938 3275
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 134 145
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £32.50 £24.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.24 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

Valgrind
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Valgrind Jobs Demand Trend in England

Valgrind
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Valgrind Daily Rate Trend in England

Valgrind
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Valgrind Hourly Rate Trend in England

Valgrind
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 Valgrind within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Yorkshire - 1 £310 -
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Valgrind
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Valgrind 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 Valgrind.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) GStreamer
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) GCC
2 1 (50.00%) WebKit
2 1 (50.00%) QML
2 1 (50.00%) Redmine
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (50.00%) Qt
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) STB
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Lua

Valgrind
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Valgrind 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 Valgrind. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) L2TP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) GCC
2 1 (50.00%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) STL
1 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) Qt
1 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) GStreamer
1 1 (50.00%) WebKit
1 1 (50.00%) QML
1 1 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (50.00%) STB
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce
1 1 (50.00%) Google