Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Valgrind skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Valgrind over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Valgrind
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 880 892
Contract jobs citing Valgrind 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.035% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 13
UK median daily rate - £525 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +69.35% +47.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £525 £310
% change year-on-year - +69.35% +47.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19222 17378 16388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.65% 16.55% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13387 11678 10908
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 281 254 339
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.30 £24.23
90th Percentile £61.00 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Valgrind
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Valgrind as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Valgrind in the UK

Valgrind
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Valgrind in the UK

Valgrind
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Valgrind in the UK