The first table below looks at the demand for Bug Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bug Management over the 3 months to 23 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the England 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bug Management
Rank - 516 556
Contract jobs citing Bug Management 0 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.011% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.016% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37851 31900 38847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.90% 72.96% 69.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23963 19486 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1111 983 1322
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Bug Management
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Bug Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bug Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Bug Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Bug Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Bug Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Bug Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bug Management within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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.

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on Same Period
Last Year
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Bug Management
Top 22 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Bug Management 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 Bug Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) UIKit
2 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) SQLite
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services

Bug Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Bug Management 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 Bug Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (50.00%) UIKit
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (50.00%) Java