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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Valgrind
Rank 577 549 531
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -18
Contract jobs citing Valgrind 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.030% 0.037% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
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£650 £650 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6594 5417 5299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.30% 11.57% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4623 3532 3333
Average daily rate £400 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 131 217
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.07 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -3.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.10 £25.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.25 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) AMQP
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) VTune
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency

Valgrind
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) VTune
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) STL
1 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO