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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bugzilla over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bugzilla
Rank 153 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £273
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +19.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.55 - -
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
606 420 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.99% 12.84% 9.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 276 129
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 10 18
Average hourly rate £39.25 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.00 £19.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.50 £42.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Bugzilla
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bugzilla across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bugzilla across the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Bugzilla Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bugzilla within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 4 £450 -
Manchester - 1 £150 - 1
Bugzilla
England

Bugzilla
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Bugzilla 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 Bugzilla.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) JIRA
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) Struts
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) RAD
4 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) Subversion
4 4 (50.00%) Spring
4 4 (50.00%) Time Management
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
4 4 (50.00%) Big Data
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Pig
4 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) HDFS
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 4 (50.00%) Hudson
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) Selenium
6 2 (25.00%) Unix

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Bugzilla 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 Bugzilla. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 4 (50.00%) Big Data
2 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) Hudson
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) Struts
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 4 (50.00%) RAD
2 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Sybase