The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 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)
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing GCC 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.037% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £250 £500
% change year-on-year +60.00% -50.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 464 417 429
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 16.95% 13.92% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 671 614
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £550 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 31 37
Median hourly rate £46.25 £42.45 £37.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.95% +12.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.63 £35.00 £32.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.38 £44.50 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

GCC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing GCC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for GCC in the South West

GCC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GCC in the South West

GCC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GCC in the South West

GCC
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCC within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Somerset - 1 £400 -
GCC
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South West region with a requirement for GCC.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

GCC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C