The table below looks at the statistics for GCC skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCC over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 634 640 626
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing GCC 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.053% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £381 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +17.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £338 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8607 7573 6766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.90% 13.30% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5887 4994 4351
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 124 148
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.64 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.53% +2.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.12 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.85 £50.00 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

GCC
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing GCC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GCC within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

GCC Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCC within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -18 10 £450 +18.03% 3
North East - 6 £450 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 6 £450 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £450 - 1
East of England +21 4 £250 -25.92%
Norfolk - 2 £250 -
Hertfordshire +10 1 - -
Stevenage +7 1 - -
Great Yarmouth - 1 £250 -
Suffolk - 1 - -

GCC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GCC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for GCC.

1 14 (77.78%) C++
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) C
3 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 8 (44.44%) GDB
4 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
4 7 (38.89%) Multithreading
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) Subversion
7 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 4 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (16.67%) RESTful
8 3 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (16.67%) Electronics
8 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 3 (16.67%) Perl
8 3 (16.67%) UML
9 2 (11.11%) OO
9 2 (11.11%) VC++
9 2 (11.11%) C#
9 2 (11.11%) LDAP
9 2 (11.11%) PHP
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle
9 2 (11.11%) Ant
9 2 (11.11%) STL
9 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
9 2 (11.11%) HP

GCC
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Kinematics
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) ASN.1
1 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
1 2 (11.11%) LDAP
1 2 (11.11%) Multicast
1 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) tcpdump
1 2 (11.11%) VLAN
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
1 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
2 1 (5.56%) SpaceWire
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) GDB
2 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
3 5 (27.78%) Subversion
4 2 (11.11%) Ant
4 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) Trac
5 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
5 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.56%) Emacs
5 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (16.67%) Electronics
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Embedded Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.56%) C Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (16.67%) RESTful
2 2 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (11.11%) Qt
2 2 (11.11%) STL
3 1 (5.56%) OpenCV
3 1 (5.56%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (11.11%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (5.56%) Mechatronics
3 1 (5.56%) Robotics
3 1 (5.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Multithreading
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) UML
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) Regression Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Benchmarking
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.56%) Release Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.56%) SysML
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C++
2 12 (66.67%) C
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) Ruby
6 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 2 (11.11%) VC++
7 1 (5.56%) ANSI C
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
7 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ECSS
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) Cygwin
1 2 (11.11%) NFS
1 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) 3PAR
1 2 (11.11%) Citrix
1 2 (11.11%) HP
1 2 (11.11%) NetApp
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 2 (11.11%) Splunk
1 2 (11.11%) VMware
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