The table below looks at the statistics for GDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GNU Debugger
Rank - - 418
Contract jobs citing GDB 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
GDB
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3695 3296 3276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.31% 14.15% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2772 2373 2360
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 15
Median hourly rate £43.75 £32.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -19.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £22.18 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £104.35 £45.00 £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GDB Jobs Demand Trend in London

GDB
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GDB Daily Rate Trend in London

GDB
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

GDB Hourly Rate Trend in London

GDB
Top 6 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GDB 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 London region with a requirement for GDB.

1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 8 (100.00%) Front Office
1 8 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 8 (100.00%) Market Making

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

General
1 8 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 8 (100.00%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++