The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FindBugs
Rank 437 418 427
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Contract jobs citing FindBugs 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.053% 0.031% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £375 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £406 £600
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -32.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3771 3178 3096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.38% 13.95% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2767 2228 2294
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 12
Average hourly rate £43.63 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £107.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FindBugs across the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

FindBugs Daily Rate Histogram in London

FindBugs
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 10 (100.00%) SOAP
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) UML
1 10 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) SLA
1 10 (100.00%) IBM
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
1 10 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 10 (100.00%) Java EE
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 10 (100.00%) Erlang
1 10 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 10 (100.00%) Ext JS

FindBugs
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 10 (100.00%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (100.00%) Java EE
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) REST
1 10 (100.00%) SOAP
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 10 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 10 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 10 (100.00%) SDLC
1 10 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Erlang
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 10 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 10 (100.00%) IBM
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle