The table below looks at the statistics for Bugzilla skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bugzilla over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bugzilla
Rank 604 573 568
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -5
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 16 38 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.070% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.21% 0.54% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.92% -1.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £413 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £188 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £43.43 £47.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.56% +72.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.43 £47.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.56% +72.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7557 7024 5870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.29% 12.85% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4976 4513 3677
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 152 144
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.83 £30.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £71.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Bugzilla
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Bugzilla Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bugzilla
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bugzilla within the UK.

Bugzilla Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Bugzilla
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bugzilla within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Bugzilla Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Bugzilla
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Bugzilla within the UK.

Bugzilla Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Bugzilla
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bugzilla within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
England -38 14 £150 -40.00% 13
London -6 8 £150 -62.50% 2
South East -10 4 - - 1
Berkshire - 3 - -
South West -7 2 - - 3
Fife - 2 £188 -
Scotland - 2 £188 - 1
Somerset - 2 - - 1
Reading - 2 - -
Dunfermline - 2 £188 -
Yeovil - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire 0 1 - -
City of London -12 1 £188 -53.12% 2
Croydon - 1 - -

Bugzilla
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 29 (74.36%) JIRA
2 18 (46.15%) HP Quality Center
3 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (35.90%) Subversion
4 14 (35.90%) SQL
4 14 (35.90%) UNIX
5 13 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 12 (30.77%) Telecoms
6 12 (30.77%) .NET
7 11 (28.21%) CRM
7 11 (28.21%) Test Management
8 10 (25.64%) Selenium
8 10 (25.64%) Manual Testing
8 10 (25.64%) Billing
8 10 (25.64%) JUnit
9 9 (23.08%) Java
10 8 (20.51%) C#
10 8 (20.51%) Load Testing
11 7 (17.95%) TestNG
11 7 (17.95%) WebDriver
11 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
11 7 (17.95%) TDD
11 7 (17.95%) Scrum
11 7 (17.95%) JMeter
11 7 (17.95%) BDD
11 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
12 6 (15.38%) Automation Testing
12 6 (15.38%) Client/Server
12 6 (15.38%) HP

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Broadband
1 3 (7.69%) DHCP
1 3 (7.69%) FTP
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
1 3 (7.69%) Telnet
1 3 (7.69%) Firewall
1 3 (7.69%) Wireless
1 3 (7.69%) NAS
2 1 (2.56%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MySQL
1 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Informix
2 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.13%) Ingres
2 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (74.36%) JIRA
2 14 (35.90%) Subversion
3 10 (25.64%) JUnit
3 10 (25.64%) Selenium
4 7 (17.95%) TestNG
4 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (17.95%) WebDriver
4 7 (17.95%) JMeter
5 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 4 (10.26%) Maven
7 3 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (7.69%) Trac
7 3 (7.69%) Redmine
8 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
8 2 (5.13%) Toad
9 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
9 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.56%) ClearCase
9 1 (2.56%) Ant
9 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 10 (25.64%) Billing
3 4 (10.26%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Tester
3 11 (28.21%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Network Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Manual Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Software Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.13%) Administrator
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.56%) Automation Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Security Tester
9 1 (2.56%) Test Automation Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Defect Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.13%) XML
3 2 (5.13%) Spring
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.56%) SVG
4 1 (2.56%) JCE
4 1 (2.56%) jQuery
4 1 (2.56%) Ext JS
4 1 (2.56%) JPA
4 1 (2.56%) HTML5
4 1 (2.56%) REST
4 1 (2.56%) CSS3
4 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.56%) JAX-RS
4 1 (2.56%) Underscore.js
4 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.56%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.26%) STB
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) UNIX
2 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.56%) VxWorks
4 1 (2.56%) ThreadX
4 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 11 (28.21%) Test Management
3 11 (28.21%) CRM
4 10 (25.64%) Manual Testing
5 8 (20.51%) Load Testing
6 7 (17.95%) BDD
6 7 (17.95%) TDD
6 7 (17.95%) Scrum
7 6 (15.38%) Open Source
7 6 (15.38%) Automation Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Functional Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.26%) Migration
9 4 (10.26%) Network Management
10 3 (7.69%) Use Case
10 3 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
11 2 (5.13%) Change Management
11 2 (5.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) Java
3 8 (20.51%) C#
4 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) Perl
5 4 (10.26%) PHP
5 4 (10.26%) Ruby
6 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.13%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.56%) VBScript
8 1 (2.56%) PHP4
8 1 (2.56%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) ISEB
3 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (46.15%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.13%) yum
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) HP
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) IBM
3 2 (5.13%) Perforce
3 2 (5.13%) Teradata
3 2 (5.13%) Netezza
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Borland
4 1 (2.56%) QNX
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