The first table below looks at the demand for GNU Toolchain skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GNU Toolchain over the 3 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Toolchain
Rank 571 565 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing GNU Toolchain 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.015% 0.017% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£290 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6778 5863 6041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.77% 11.53% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4352 3669 3564
Average daily rate £390 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 145 211
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -

GNU Toolchain
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GNU Toolchain Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GNU Toolchain
Daily Rate Trend

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

GNU Toolchain Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GNU Toolchain
Hourly Rate Trend

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

GNU Toolchain Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GNU Toolchain
Top 22 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing GNU Toolchain 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 GNU Toolchain.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing

GNU Toolchain
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing GNU Toolchain 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 GNU Toolchain. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java