The first table below looks at the demand for Firebug skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Cambridgeshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 65 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firebug 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.28% - 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.87% - 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £285 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £300 £245
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +22.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - £35.00
Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
107 70 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.84% 11.67% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 41 55
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 9
Average hourly rate £38.50 £38.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £12.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £56.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Firebug
East of England

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Firebug
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Firebug Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Firebug
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firebug within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 2 £285 - 1
Firebug
East of England

Firebug
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) DOM
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Development
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe