The table below looks at the statistics for Bugzilla skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bugzilla over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bugzilla
Rank 200 226 217
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -9
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.014% 0.064%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.12% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +37.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
796 850 725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.50% 12.01% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 630 533
Average daily rate £434 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £36.25 £55.00 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.09% +23.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £40.72 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £59.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

Bugzilla
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Bugzilla Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Bugzilla
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bugzilla across the City of London region.

Bugzilla Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Bugzilla
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Bugzilla 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 Bugzilla.

1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (33.33%) SaaS
6 3 (33.33%) PaaS
6 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
6 3 (33.33%) WCF
6 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) NUnit
6 3 (33.33%) XSD
6 3 (33.33%) XSL
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) OOP
6 3 (33.33%) OO

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Bugzilla 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 Bugzilla. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
1 3 (33.33%) PaaS
1 3 (33.33%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (55.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (33.33%) NUnit
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
5 1 (11.11%) TestComplete
5 1 (11.11%) ClearQuest
5 1 (11.11%) JMeter
5 1 (11.11%) JUnit
5 1 (11.11%) TestDirector
5 1 (11.11%) MSTest
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Software Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) BizTalk Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior BizTalk Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) XSD
2 3 (33.33%) XSL
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
3 1 (11.11%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (11.11%) Derivative
1 1 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 3 (33.33%) OOP
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) EAI
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) OOD
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Delphi
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Murex
2 1 (11.11%) Fidessa
2 1 (11.11%) TIBCO
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase