The first table below looks at the demand for Firebug skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Development Applications category for the Leeds 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 76 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Firebug 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.094% 0.11% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.68% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £294
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
146 154 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.76% 17.68% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 97 137
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £221 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £433 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £34.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.31% +200.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Firebug
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Firebug Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Firebug
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Firebug 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 Firebug.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Firebug 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 Firebug. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO