The table below looks at the statistics for Bugzilla skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bugzilla over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bugzilla
Rank 154 167 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.022% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £108 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £188 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -42.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.43 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -1.29%
Bugzilla
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
567 579 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.95% 12.88% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 372 232
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 7
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £37.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Bugzilla
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Bugzilla as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Bugzilla Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Bugzilla
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Bugzilla Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Bugzilla
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bugzilla within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 - - 2
Bugzilla
England

Bugzilla
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Bugzilla also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Bugzilla.

1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle