The table below looks at the statistics for Firebug 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 Firebug over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 256 219 234
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +15
Contract jobs citing Firebug 2 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.020% 0.11% 0.061%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.99% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
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£325 £283 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.04% +13.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £283 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.04% -9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1209 908 890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.29% 10.64% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 507 491
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 23 57
Average hourly rate £35.25 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.41 £17.96 £22.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £42.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Firebug
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Firebug Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Firebug
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Firebug Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Firebug
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 Firebug within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Surrey -5 1 £325 +0.77%
West Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Firebug
England

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Firebug 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 Firebug.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Ektron
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Firebug 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 Firebug. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) UX Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) W3C
1 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) Ektron
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter