The first table below looks at the demand for FindBugs 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 FindBugs over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FindBugs
Rank 411 375 -
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -
Contract jobs citing FindBugs 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.014% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.031% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £500 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £356 -
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3210 2698 2711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.25% 12.48% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2364 1999 1817
Average daily rate £412 £420 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £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 £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
FindBugs
England

FindBugs
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

FindBugs Jobs Demand Trend in London

FindBugs
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

FindBugs Daily Rate Trend in London

FindBugs
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FindBugs 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 FindBugs.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Checkstyle
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (33.33%) Database Security
3 1 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) GIAC
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

FindBugs
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FindBugs 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 FindBugs. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Checkstyle
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Database Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) OWASP
1 1 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft