The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for GCC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GCC over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 122 -
Contract jobs citing GCC 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.041% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - £363
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year - +11.72%  

GCC is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 367 315 342
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.29% 12.80% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 173 175
Median daily rate £440 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £294 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £486 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 24 18
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +26.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £32.57 £31.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.35 £50.68 £40.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing GCC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for GCC in the East of England

GCC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GCC in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for GCC in the East of England

GCC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GCC in the East of England

GCC
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 across the East of England region with a requirement for GCC.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) CppUnit
1 1 (100.00%) GDB
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

GCC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) CppUnit
1 1 (100.00%) GDB
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C