The first table below looks at the demand for GCC skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCC over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 586 538 581
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +43
Contract jobs citing GCC 1 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.013% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.014% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Average daily rate £750 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £288
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6946 5388 5855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.34% 11.29% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4426 3424 3417
Average daily rate £375 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 136 207
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%

GCC
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GCC within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

GCC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GCC
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GCC within the UK.

GCC Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GCC
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GCC within the UK.

GCC Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GCC
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCC within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -92 1 £750 - 2
City of London - 1 £750 -
London - 1 £750 -
Oxford - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - -
Derby - - - -
Guildford - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - - 1
East of England - - - -

GCC
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing GCC 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 GCC.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ProC
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Xerces
2 1 (50.00%) Xalan
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (50.00%) CppUnit
2 1 (50.00%) C

GCC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing GCC 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 GCC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) ProC
1 1 (50.00%) CppUnit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Xerces
1 1 (50.00%) Xalan
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
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