The table below looks at the statistics for FindBugs 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 FindBugs over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FindBugs
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing FindBugs 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £438 £394
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
FindBugs
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
488 428 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.34% 11.33% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 254 178
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

FindBugs
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

FindBugs Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

FindBugs
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

FindBugs Daily Rate Trend in the North West

FindBugs
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FindBugs 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 FindBugs.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Perforce
1 4 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Spring Security

FindBugs
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 4 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Mockito
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Spring Security
1 4 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (75.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Perforce