The table below looks at the statistics for Firebug skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firebug
England / East of England
Rank - - 128
Contract jobs citing Firebug 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
368 314 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.87% 13.31% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 177 196
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 24
Median hourly rate £41.00 £48.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.46% +34.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.60 £32.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.68 £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Firebug as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Firebug
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Firebug Daily Rate Trend in the East of England