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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GNU Debugger
Rank - 419 431
Contract jobs citing GDB 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.021% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.14% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £184 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -50.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £41.00 £41.00
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
4116 3657 3578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.87% 15.41% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2981 2637 2537
Median daily rate £463 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 18
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.95% -50.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £22.00 £26.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.00 £111.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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