The table below looks at the statistics for Bugzilla 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 Bugzilla over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bugzilla
Rank 566 539 514
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -25
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 20 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.050% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.39% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 5
Average daily rate
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£163 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.57% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £439 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £314
% change year-on-year
- +3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £39.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -
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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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6505 6155 4765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.98% 12.82% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4273 4057 3042
Average daily rate £400 £388 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £522 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 141 146
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £49.44 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

Bugzilla
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Bugzilla Jobs Demand Trend in England

Bugzilla
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Bugzilla Daily Rate Trend in England

Bugzilla
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Bugzilla across the England region.

Bugzilla Hourly Rate Trend in England

Bugzilla
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 Bugzilla within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 14 £150 -57.14% 2
South East -16 4 - -
East of England -2 2 £170 +3.03% 4
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UK

Bugzilla
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 18 (78.26%) JIRA
2 15 (65.22%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
4 12 (52.17%) UNIX
5 11 (47.83%) SQL
6 10 (43.48%) CRM
6 10 (43.48%) Billing
7 7 (30.43%) Manual Testing
8 6 (26.09%) QA
9 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (21.74%) Test Management
9 5 (21.74%) Firmware
9 5 (21.74%) Subversion
9 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
10 4 (17.39%) Perl
10 4 (17.39%) PHP
10 4 (17.39%) .NET
10 4 (17.39%) Windows
10 4 (17.39%) DHCP
10 4 (17.39%) Migration
10 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
10 4 (17.39%) Network Management
10 4 (17.39%) Trac
11 3 (13.04%) Redmine
11 3 (13.04%) NAS
11 3 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
11 3 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
11 3 (13.04%) STB

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) DHCP
2 3 (13.04%) FTP
2 3 (13.04%) HTTP
2 3 (13.04%) Telnet
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) Wireless
2 3 (13.04%) NAS
2 3 (13.04%) Broadband
3 1 (4.35%) X.509
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) JIRA
2 5 (21.74%) Subversion
3 4 (17.39%) Trac
4 3 (13.04%) Redmine
4 3 (13.04%) JUnit
4 3 (13.04%) Selenium
4 3 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
6 1 (4.35%) TestDirector
6 1 (4.35%) Maven
6 1 (4.35%) Ant
General
1 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
2 10 (43.48%) Billing
3 2 (8.70%) Games
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Test Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Test Development Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Tester
7 1 (4.35%) QA Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Web Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Functional Tester
7 1 (4.35%) OSS Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) BSS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) XML Schema
3 1 (4.35%) SVG
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) JCE
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) Ext JS
3 1 (4.35%) JPA
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) CSS3
3 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.35%) JAX-RS
3 1 (4.35%) Underscore.js
3 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.35%) MyBatis
3 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) STB
2 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) UNIX
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) ThreadX
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) CRM
2 7 (30.43%) Manual Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Test Management
4 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
4 4 (17.39%) Network Management
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Use Case
5 3 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.35%) OO
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) OO PHP
7 1 (4.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) Perl
3 4 (17.39%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
4 3 (13.04%) Ruby
4 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.70%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) PHP5
6 1 (4.35%) PHP4
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (65.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) Perforce
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft