The table below looks at the statistics for FindBugs skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FindBugs over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
FindBugs
UK / England
Rank 555 592 587
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -5
Contract jobs citing FindBugs 5 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.040% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.072% 0.27% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 1
Median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6968 6995 6448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.94% 14.71% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4630 4676 4365
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 187 116
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £26.83 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.74 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +15.38%

FindBugs
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

FindBugs Jobs Demand Trend in England

FindBugs
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

FindBugs Daily Rate Trend in England

FindBugs
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FindBugs within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +11 3 £400 -5.88%
London +13 2 - - 1
FindBugs
UK

FindBugs
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FindBugs also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for FindBugs.

1 17 (89.47%) Java
1 17 (89.47%) Checkstyle
2 15 (78.95%) Spring
2 15 (78.95%) JUnit
3 14 (73.68%) XML
3 14 (73.68%) Oracle
3 14 (73.68%) JBoss
3 14 (73.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (68.42%) Subversion
4 13 (68.42%) Tomcat
5 12 (63.16%) Selenium
6 11 (57.89%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (57.89%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (57.89%) Cucumber
6 11 (57.89%) Artifactory
6 11 (57.89%) Apache Camel
7 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
7 10 (52.63%) Scrum
7 10 (52.63%) Apache
7 10 (52.63%) JIRA
8 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
8 9 (47.37%) ITIL
8 9 (47.37%) Gradle
9 8 (42.11%) HTTP
9 8 (42.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 8 (42.11%) NHibernate
10 7 (36.84%) UML
10 7 (36.84%) Waterfall

FindBugs
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (73.68%) JBoss
2 13 (68.42%) Tomcat
3 10 (52.63%) Apache
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (10.53%) Apache Spark
7 2 (10.53%) nginx
7 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
8 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
2 2 (10.53%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.53%) HBase
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) Sqoop
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Checkstyle
2 15 (78.95%) JUnit
3 14 (73.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (68.42%) Subversion
5 12 (63.16%) Selenium
6 11 (57.89%) Artifactory
6 11 (57.89%) Cucumber
7 10 (52.63%) JIRA
8 9 (47.37%) Gradle
9 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
10 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
10 4 (21.05%) Maven
11 3 (15.79%) Bitbucket
11 3 (15.79%) Mockito
12 2 (10.53%) ClearCase
12 2 (10.53%) FitNesse
12 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
12 2 (10.53%) SonarQube
12 2 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Developer
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) Spring
2 14 (73.68%) XML
3 11 (57.89%) ActiveMQ
3 11 (57.89%) Apache Camel
4 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
5 8 (42.11%) NHibernate
6 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
6 5 (26.32%) SOAP
7 3 (15.79%) JSON
7 3 (15.79%) REST
7 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) WSDL
7 3 (15.79%) XSD
8 2 (10.53%) JAXB
8 2 (10.53%) JAX-RS
8 2 (10.53%) JAX-WS
8 2 (10.53%) Kafka
8 2 (10.53%) Middleware
8 2 (10.53%) Node.js
8 2 (10.53%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
4 7 (36.84%) UML
4 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
5 6 (31.58%) Functional Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Change Control
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
6 4 (21.05%) Microservices
6 4 (21.05%) Secure Coding
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) SOA
7 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (10.53%) OOD
8 2 (10.53%) OWASP
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
8 2 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) HDFS
2 1 (5.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Kibana
1 2 (10.53%) logstash
2 1 (5.26%) Consul
2 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Arqiva