The first table below looks at the demand for Firebug skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cambridge region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank - - 48
Contract jobs citing Firebug 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
100 49 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.65% 12.53% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 19 28
Average daily rate £338 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 10
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -5.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firebug across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Firebug
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Firebug across the Cambridge region.

Firebug Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Firebug
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Firebug also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firebug.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) SEO
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Semantic HTML
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) DOM
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Firebug also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firebug. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Semantic HTML
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) DOM
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SEO
1 3 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe