The table below looks at the statistics for Valgrind skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Valgrind over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Valgrind
Rank 607 - 646
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Valgrind 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% - 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.085% - 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £525 - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 - -
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
8243 8242 7368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.63% 14.99% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5528 5563 5064
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 179 120
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.35 £24.23 £23.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Valgrind
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Valgrind Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Valgrind
Daily Rate Trend

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

Valgrind Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Valgrind
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Valgrind Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Valgrind
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Valgrind within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
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 - 7 £525 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £525 -
South East - 1 - -
South West - 1 £525 -

Valgrind
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Valgrind 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 Valgrind.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) AMQP
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Docker
2 6 (85.71%) Algorithms
2 6 (85.71%) Confluence
2 6 (85.71%) Memory Management
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Qpid
2 6 (85.71%) GoogleTest
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (85.71%) CMake
2 6 (85.71%) Google
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) Wireshark
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) DV Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) CentOS
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) VoIP

Valgrind
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 6 (85.71%) Apache Qpid
1 6 (85.71%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) AMQP
2 6 (85.71%) VoIP
2 6 (85.71%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) CMake
2 6 (85.71%) GoogleTest
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Algorithms
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) CentOS
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Memory Management
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) DV Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Google