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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 27 May 2022 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)
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 756 610 602
Rank change year-on-year -146 -8 +236
Contract jobs citing GCC 3 23 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.004% 0.049% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.024% 0.29% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 3
10th Percentile - £401 £333
25th Percentile - £625 £344
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) - £700 £375
Median % change year-on-year - +86.67% -14.29%
75th Percentile - £738 £394
90th Percentile - £750 £398
UK median daily rate - £700 £375
% change year-on-year - +86.67% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £41.00
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
75th Percentile - - £43.00
90th Percentile - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £42.00

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

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 12,368 7,971 7,756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.42% 16.96% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,731 5,318 5,420
10th Percentile £400 £350 £338
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +1.01%
75th Percentile £663 £592 £588
90th Percentile £750 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £550 £498 £498
% change year-on-year +10.44% +0.10% +4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 155 107
10th Percentile £38.18 £26.15 £19.70
25th Percentile £39.75 £41.13 £40.00
Median hourly rate £50.10 £50.00 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +0.20% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65.19 £58.00 £53.51
90th Percentile £76.64 £65.52 £63.30
UK median hourly rate £52.25 £47.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.51%

GCC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing GCC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for GCC in England

GCC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GCC in England.

Daily rate trend for GCC in England

GCC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing GCC in England.

Hourly rate trend for GCC in England

GCC
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCC within the England region over the 6 months to 27 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London -124 3 - - 1
GCC
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing GCC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for GCC.

1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) SAP MM
1 2 (66.67%) Primavera
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) SAP PM
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) Photography
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Twin
2 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (33.33%) GDB
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) Multicast
2 1 (33.33%) Solace
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) STL
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware

GCC
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Primavera
1 2 (66.67%) SAP MM
1 2 (66.67%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) GDB
General
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
1 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Photography
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Twin
1 2 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Solace