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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FindBugs over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
FindBugs
England / South East
Rank 235 241 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing FindBugs 4 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.055% 0.18% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 1.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 0
Median daily rate £418 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1054 1250 1171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.40% 15.23% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 757 650
Median daily rate £425 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 34
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £38.40 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.06 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +8.10%

FindBugs
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing FindBugs as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FindBugs within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +5 4 £418 +4.37%
FindBugs
England

FindBugs
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for FindBugs.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) JUnit
1 12 (100.00%) JBoss
1 12 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 12 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (91.67%) Apache Camel
2 11 (91.67%) ActiveMQ
2 11 (91.67%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (91.67%) Tomcat
3 10 (83.33%) XML
3 10 (83.33%) Subversion
3 10 (83.33%) Spring
3 10 (83.33%) Selenium
4 9 (75.00%) JIRA
4 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (75.00%) Cucumber
4 9 (75.00%) Artifactory
4 9 (75.00%) ITIL
5 8 (66.67%) Apache
5 8 (66.67%) HTTP
5 8 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (66.67%) NHibernate
5 8 (66.67%) Hibernate
5 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (66.67%) Gradle
5 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
6 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
6 7 (58.33%) Scrum
7 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared

FindBugs
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (100.00%) JBoss
2 11 (91.67%) Tomcat
3 8 (66.67%) Apache
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 12 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 12 (100.00%) JUnit
2 10 (83.33%) Selenium
2 10 (83.33%) Subversion
3 9 (75.00%) Artifactory
3 9 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 9 (75.00%) JIRA
4 8 (66.67%) Gradle
5 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Developer
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) ActiveMQ
1 11 (91.67%) Apache Camel
2 10 (83.33%) Spring
2 10 (83.33%) XML
3 8 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 8 (66.67%) NHibernate
4 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Middleware
6 1 (8.33%) JMS
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) WSDL
6 1 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
4 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
5 5 (41.67%) UML
6 4 (33.33%) Change Control
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (16.67%) Secure Coding
9 1 (8.33%) High Availability
9 1 (8.33%) ITSM
9 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (8.33%) SOA
9 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Arqiva