Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for GDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GDB over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 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 Debugger
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing GDB 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.14% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

GDB 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 732 728 568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 21.13% 23.85% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 539 364
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +9.33%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £300
90th Percentile £559 £538 £520
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £420
% change year-on-year +1.19% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 6
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.00 - £13.25
10th Percentile £18.03 - £10.69
90th Percentile £49.38 - £18.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £43.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year -5.14% +230.19% -63.19%

GDB
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GDB within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 2 £488 - 2
GDB
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GDB 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for GDB.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) STL
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) OOP
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) MPEG
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) UPnP
1 5 (100.00%) JNI
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Qt
1 5 (100.00%) Mockito
1 5 (100.00%) GCC
1 5 (100.00%) DLNA
1 5 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 5 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++

GDB
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DLNA
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) UPnP
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) GCC
1 5 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Mockito
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Android Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) JNI
1 5 (100.00%) Qt
1 5 (100.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) OOP
1 5 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Google