The first table below looks at the demand for Bugzilla skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bugzilla over the 3 months to 18 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 South East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bugzilla
Rank 242 232 246
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 8 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.060% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.72% 0.52% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Average daily rate £365 £363 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +68.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £999
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -66.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1108 964 1089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.44% 11.52% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 526 550
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 51 62
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £15.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Bugzilla
England

Bugzilla
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Bugzilla Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Bugzilla
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Bugzilla Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Bugzilla
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bugzilla across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Bugzilla Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Bugzilla
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Bugzilla across the South East region.

Bugzilla Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Bugzilla
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bugzilla within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +7 3 £340 - 3
Surrey -9 2 £325 -7.14% 1
Berkshire -8 1 £438 +16.66%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £375 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 -
East Sussex - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Bugzilla
England

Bugzilla
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (58.82%) Java
1 10 (58.82%) JIRA
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Retail
4 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
4 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
4 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
4 6 (35.29%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (35.29%) SoapUI
4 6 (35.29%) ISEB
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) MS Office
6 4 (23.53%) SOAP
6 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 4 (23.53%) Test Management
6 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 4 (23.53%) Selenium
6 4 (23.53%) FitNesse
6 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
6 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
7 3 (17.65%) Hudson

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) DB2
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) JIRA
2 6 (35.29%) SoapUI
3 4 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (23.53%) Selenium
3 4 (23.53%) FitNesse
3 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
4 3 (17.65%) Hudson
4 3 (17.65%) Subversion
4 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (17.65%) Ant
5 2 (11.76%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (11.76%) LoadUI
6 1 (5.88%) DbUnit
6 1 (5.88%) Mockito
6 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (5.88%) Maven
6 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
6 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.88%) FogBugz
6 1 (5.88%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (41.18%) Retail
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
5 1 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Tester
2 8 (47.06%) Software Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Release Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) XSD
4 2 (11.76%) XSLT
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) WSDL
4 2 (11.76%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) JSTL
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) JSF
5 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.88%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
2 2 (11.76%) AS400
2 2 (11.76%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX
4 1 (5.88%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
2 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Test Management
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) V-Model
4 2 (11.76%) System Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Use Case
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) BPMN
5 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 3 (17.65%) C++
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) Ruby
7 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.88%) Python
7 1 (5.88%) VB
7 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
1 6 (35.29%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (11.76%) WMI
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle