The table below looks at the statistics for FindBugs 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 FindBugs over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FindBugs
Rank 229 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FindBugs 17 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1220 1206 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.25% 12.64% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 669 526
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 38 34
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.83 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.06 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

FindBugs
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

FindBugs Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

FindBugs
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

FindBugs Daily Rate Trend in the South East

FindBugs
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FindBugs across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

FindBugs Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

FindBugs
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 FindBugs within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 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
Hampshire - 14 £388 -
Berkshire - 3 £600 - 1
FindBugs
England

FindBugs
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) Checkstyle
2 20 (95.24%) Selenium
3 18 (85.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 18 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (85.71%) Cucumber
3 18 (85.71%) Apache Camel
3 18 (85.71%) JUnit
3 18 (85.71%) JBoss
3 18 (85.71%) ActiveMQ
3 18 (85.71%) Spring
4 17 (80.95%) Subversion
4 17 (80.95%) Gradle
4 17 (80.95%) Artifactory
5 15 (71.43%) Unit Testing
5 15 (71.43%) Functional Testing
6 13 (61.90%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (61.90%) Hibernate
6 13 (61.90%) XML
6 13 (61.90%) JIRA
6 13 (61.90%) NHibernate
7 12 (57.14%) Waterfall
7 12 (57.14%) Scrum
7 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (52.38%) Oracle
8 11 (52.38%) Entity Framework
8 11 (52.38%) Change Control
9 8 (38.10%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
9 8 (38.10%) UML

FindBugs
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 18 (85.71%) JBoss
2 8 (38.10%) Tomcat
3 4 (19.05%) Apache
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Checkstyle
2 20 (95.24%) Selenium
3 18 (85.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 18 (85.71%) Cucumber
3 18 (85.71%) JUnit
4 17 (80.95%) Artifactory
4 17 (80.95%) Gradle
4 17 (80.95%) Subversion
5 13 (61.90%) JIRA
6 3 (14.29%) Cobertura
6 3 (14.29%) Hudson
6 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 3 (14.29%) Liquibase
6 3 (14.29%) Maven
6 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
6 3 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Integration Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) SOA Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) ActiveMQ
1 18 (85.71%) Apache Camel
1 18 (85.71%) Spring
2 13 (61.90%) Hibernate
2 13 (61.90%) NHibernate
2 13 (61.90%) XML
3 11 (52.38%) Entity Framework
4 3 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (9.52%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (71.43%) Functional Testing
2 15 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) Scrum
3 12 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 11 (52.38%) Change Control
5 8 (38.10%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
5 8 (38.10%) UML
6 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
6 5 (23.81%) Secure Coding
6 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
8 3 (14.29%) DevOps
8 3 (14.29%) ITIL
8 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) SOA
8 3 (14.29%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) OCA
1 3 (14.29%) OCP
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) OCAJ
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle