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 3 months to 22 June 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)
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 632 618
Rank change year-on-year +49 -14  
Contract jobs citing GCC 7 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.010% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.091% 0.065% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £413 £250 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.00% -45.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £250 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £250 £500
% change year-on-year +60.00% -50.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7651 7719 6811
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.78% 15.58% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5248 5386 4548
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 119 101
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +13.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

GCC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GCC in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GCC in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GCC in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GCC in England

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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 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
South East - 3 - - 5
London +15 1 £500 - 2
East of England -7 1 £425 +70.00% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 2
South West - 1 £400 - 1
GCC
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 England region with a requirement for GCC.

1 20 (83.33%) Linux
1 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 17 (70.83%) C++
3 14 (58.33%) OO
3 14 (58.33%) GDB
4 13 (54.17%) Asterisk PBX
4 13 (54.17%) Trac
4 13 (54.17%) Diameter Protocol
4 13 (54.17%) Cross-Platform Development
4 13 (54.17%) Subversion
4 13 (54.17%) RTP
4 13 (54.17%) RANAP
4 13 (54.17%) Wireshark
4 13 (54.17%) Multithreading
4 13 (54.17%) LTE
4 13 (54.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 13 (54.17%) GSM
4 13 (54.17%) PBX
4 13 (54.17%) STL
4 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
4 13 (54.17%) UMTS
4 13 (54.17%) VoIP
4 13 (54.17%) Cisco
5 10 (41.67%) MGW
5 10 (41.67%) GGSN
5 10 (41.67%) SGSN
6 6 (25.00%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) C
7 5 (20.83%) Python
7 5 (20.83%) Git (software)

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) Asterisk PBX
1 13 (54.17%) Diameter Protocol
1 13 (54.17%) GSM
1 13 (54.17%) LTE
1 13 (54.17%) PBX
1 13 (54.17%) RANAP
1 13 (54.17%) RTP
1 13 (54.17%) UMTS
1 13 (54.17%) VoIP
1 13 (54.17%) Wireshark
2 10 (41.67%) GGSN
2 10 (41.67%) MGW
2 10 (41.67%) SGSN
3 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) GDB
2 13 (54.17%) Subversion
2 13 (54.17%) Trac
3 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
4 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 2 (8.33%) Clang
5 2 (8.33%) CMake
5 2 (8.33%) GoogleTest
5 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
6 1 (4.17%) Automake
6 1 (4.17%) Gradle
6 1 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (4.17%) Maven
6 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Software Engineer
2 14 (58.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) C Developer
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 13 (54.17%) STL
2 2 (8.33%) LLVM
3 1 (4.17%) Ext JS
3 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.17%) JPA
3 1 (4.17%) LAMP
3 1 (4.17%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (4.17%) POSIX
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.17%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 14 (58.33%) OO
3 13 (54.17%) Cross-Platform Development
3 13 (54.17%) Multithreading
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Open Source
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps
5 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) BDD
7 1 (4.17%) Kanban
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) C++
2 5 (20.83%) C
2 5 (20.83%) Python
3 4 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.17%) Marathon
1 1 (4.17%) Mesos
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) SaltStack
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