The table below looks at the statistics for Firebug skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firebug
Rank 602 604 609
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Firebug 6 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.026% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.079% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 9
Median daily rate £413 £530 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.16% +51.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £500 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £560 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £505 £325
% change year-on-year
-30.69% +55.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Firebug
UK

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
7613 7601 6780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.65% 15.00% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5119 5144 4749
Median daily rate £445 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 162 110
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.92 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.84 £50.68 £50.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in England

Firebug
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Firebug Daily Rate Trend in England

Firebug
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Firebug Hourly Rate Trend in England

Firebug
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 Firebug within the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 3 - -
London 0 2 £475 +48.43% 2
North West - 1 £350 - 1
Firebug
UK

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Firebug 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 Firebug.

1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) HTML5
1 16 (88.89%) CSS3
2 15 (83.33%) RESTful
2 15 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 15 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 15 (83.33%) OO
3 14 (77.78%) jQuery
3 14 (77.78%) Grunt
3 14 (77.78%) Node.js
4 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (72.22%) React
4 13 (72.22%) JSON
4 13 (72.22%) MVC
4 13 (72.22%) Oracle
5 12 (66.67%) Java
5 12 (66.67%) JSP
5 12 (66.67%) JBoss
5 12 (66.67%) Tomcat
5 12 (66.67%) Gerrit
5 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 12 (66.67%) nginx
5 12 (66.67%) Open Source
5 12 (66.67%) Data Structures
5 12 (66.67%) Algorithms
5 12 (66.67%) gulp
5 12 (66.67%) Jenkins

Firebug
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 12 (66.67%) JBoss
1 12 (66.67%) nginx
1 12 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 6 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) CICS
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Grunt
2 12 (66.67%) Bower
2 12 (66.67%) Gerrit
2 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (66.67%) gulp
2 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 11 (61.11%) Bundler
4 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.56%) Fiddler
5 1 (5.56%) JIRA
5 1 (5.56%) JMeter
5 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.56%) TestRail
5 1 (5.56%) The Grinder
5 1 (5.56%) Toad
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 5 (27.78%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Test Leader
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) CSS3
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) HTML5
2 15 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 15 (83.33%) RESTful
2 15 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 14 (77.78%) jQuery
3 14 (77.78%) Node.js
4 13 (72.22%) JSON
4 13 (72.22%) React
5 12 (66.67%) JSP
6 7 (38.89%) Spring MVC
7 6 (33.33%) Dropwizard
7 6 (33.33%) Spring
7 6 (33.33%) Spring Boot
8 2 (11.11%) LESS
8 2 (11.11%) Sass
9 1 (5.56%) LAMP
9 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 12 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 6 (33.33%) DataPower
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) OO
2 13 (72.22%) MVC
3 12 (66.67%) Open Source
4 11 (61.11%) Continuous Deployment
4 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (38.89%) Microservices
6 7 (38.89%) Mobile First
6 7 (38.89%) Web Development
7 6 (33.33%) Web Design
8 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
9 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (16.67%) Wireframes
10 2 (11.11%) API Design
10 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
11 1 (5.56%) API Testing
11 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
11 1 (5.56%) Exploratory Testing
11 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
11 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) COBOL
3 1 (5.56%) JCL
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Ansible
2 6 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (11.11%) Adobe
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) HP