The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firebug
Rank 90 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firebug 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.05% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Firebug
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
286 172 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.08% 15.11% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 135 86
Average daily rate £425 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 12 (92.31%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) Python
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Ruby
3 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) Sass
3 10 (76.92%) Performance Analysis
3 10 (76.92%) User Experience
3 10 (76.92%) Front End Development
4 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
4 9 (69.23%) Mustache
4 9 (69.23%) HTML5
4 9 (69.23%) CSS3
4 9 (69.23%) .NET
4 9 (69.23%) C#
4 9 (69.23%) C++
5 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
6 3 (23.08%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source
6 3 (23.08%) JSON
6 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
7 2 (15.38%) REST
7 2 (15.38%) Sonatype
7 2 (15.38%) Gemnasium
7 2 (15.38%) Bundler

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (7.69%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Bundler
1 2 (15.38%) Gemnasium
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Grunt
2 1 (7.69%) gulp
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (23.08%) HTML Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Developer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) Sass
2 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
2 9 (69.23%) CSS3
2 9 (69.23%) HTML5
2 9 (69.23%) Mustache
3 3 (23.08%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Front End Development
2 10 (76.92%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Speech Recognition
6 1 (7.69%) UX Design
6 1 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (7.69%) Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) Python
2 11 (84.62%) Ruby
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.69%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
1 2 (15.38%) Sonatype