The first table below looks at the demand for Fiddler skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fiddler over the 3 months to 18 April 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 London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fiddler
Rank 407 387 417
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +30
Contract jobs citing Fiddler 5 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.074% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate £310 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 - £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 - £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.75 - -
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3226 2694 2712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.33% 12.47% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 2006 1817
Average daily rate £413 £420 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 21
Average hourly rate £33.75 £41.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.68% +12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.60 £28.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £54.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Fiddler
England

Fiddler
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Fiddler Jobs Demand Trend in London

Fiddler
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Fiddler Daily Rate Trend in London

Fiddler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Fiddler 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 Fiddler.

1 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
1 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Load Testing
2 5 (45.45%) WebLOAD
2 5 (45.45%) FitNesse
2 5 (45.45%) IPTV
2 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 5 (45.45%) Kanban
2 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Bugzilla
3 4 (36.36%) Video on Demand
3 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
3 4 (36.36%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) HTTP
5 2 (18.18%) ISEB
5 2 (18.18%) Games
5 2 (18.18%) JMeter
5 2 (18.18%) JUnit
5 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) Statistics
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing

Fiddler
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Fiddler 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 Fiddler. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
2 2 (18.18%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) X.509
3 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) WebLOAD
2 5 (45.45%) FitNesse
2 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (45.45%) Bugzilla
3 2 (18.18%) JMeter
3 2 (18.18%) JUnit
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Paros
4 1 (9.09%) Maven
4 1 (9.09%) Ant
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) QA Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Ethical Hacker
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) Apache CXF
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) SAML
3 1 (9.09%) JAAS
3 1 (9.09%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) IPTV
2 4 (36.36%) Video on Demand
3 2 (18.18%) Statistics
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Load Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 5 (45.45%) Kanban
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) OWASP
4 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) ForgeRock
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) Sun