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 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firebug
Rank - - 152
Contract jobs citing Firebug 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.031%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Firebug
England

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
319 416 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.63% 13.28% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 228 278
Median daily rate £411 £350 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 17
Median hourly rate £47.00 £42.00 £45.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.90% -7.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.55 £31.62 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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