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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bugzilla
Rank 571 562 562
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 41 24 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.045% 0.073%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.38% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 25
Average daily rate
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£333 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Average hourly rate £44.00 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +37.50%

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
7337 6269 6306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.74% 11.88% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4848 4049 3517
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 131 216
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.10 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

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 19 September 2014.

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 30 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 19 September 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
England -3 30 £350 +9.80% 19
London +27 17 £388 +19.23% 4
Wales - 10 £333 - 1
South Wales - 9 £333 - 1
South East - 7 £238 - 10
City of London +30 3 £400 +23.07%
East of England - 3 £326 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £300 - 2
Surrey - 2 £175 - 3
South West -44 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £488 - 1
Bristol - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £488 - 1
Cardiff - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - - 1
Southampton - - - - 1
Street - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bath - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Cirencester - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -

Bugzilla
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 64 (78.05%) JIRA
2 45 (54.88%) HP Quality Center
3 43 (52.44%) Subversion
4 42 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (51.22%) Selenium
4 42 (51.22%) Test Scripting
5 41 (50.00%) Java
6 36 (43.90%) C#
7 35 (42.68%) Scrum
8 34 (41.46%) Software Testing
9 33 (40.24%) Automation Testing
10 32 (39.02%) JUnit
11 31 (37.80%) Team Foundation Server
11 31 (37.80%) WebDriver
12 30 (36.59%) .NET
12 30 (36.59%) ISEB
13 29 (35.37%) Test Management
14 28 (34.15%) Maven
15 27 (32.93%) ISTQB
15 27 (32.93%) Security Cleared
15 27 (32.93%) Jenkins
16 26 (31.71%) Kanban
17 25 (30.49%) JMeter
17 25 (30.49%) TestNG
17 25 (30.49%) Load Testing
18 24 (29.27%) SC Cleared
18 24 (29.27%) Open Source
18 24 (29.27%) SharePoint
19 23 (28.05%) Ant
19 23 (28.05%) BDD

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 24 (29.27%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.54%) Apache
3 4 (4.88%) IIS
4 3 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.44%) Confluence
6 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.22%) Drupal
6 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS Office
3 2 (2.44%) Mingle
4 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.44%) Magento
2 2 (2.44%) LabWindows
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) IaaS
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
1 3 (3.66%) PaaS
2 1 (1.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) NAS
1 6 (7.32%) Broadband
1 6 (7.32%) DHCP
1 6 (7.32%) FTP
1 6 (7.32%) HTTP
1 6 (7.32%) Telnet
1 6 (7.32%) Firewall
1 6 (7.32%) Wireless
2 1 (1.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) MySQL
2 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 64 (78.05%) JIRA
2 43 (52.44%) Subversion
3 42 (51.22%) Selenium
4 32 (39.02%) JUnit
5 31 (37.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (37.80%) WebDriver
6 28 (34.15%) Maven
7 27 (32.93%) Jenkins
8 25 (30.49%) JMeter
8 25 (30.49%) TestNG
9 23 (28.05%) Ant
9 23 (28.05%) TortoiseSVN
10 9 (10.98%) QuickTest Pro
10 9 (10.98%) Redmine
11 8 (9.76%) Trac
12 7 (8.54%) Eclipse
12 7 (8.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
14 4 (4.88%) MyEclipse
14 4 (4.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Electronics
2 2 (2.44%) Automotive
2 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.22%) Banking
3 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Analyst
2 24 (29.27%) Test Analyst
2 24 (29.27%) Tester
3 11 (13.41%) Test Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Developer
4 8 (9.76%) Software Tester
5 7 (8.54%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Automation Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Manual Tester
9 3 (3.66%) BizTalk Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Senior BizTalk Developer
9 3 (3.66%) iOS Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (36.59%) .NET
2 19 (23.17%) .NET Framework
3 12 (14.63%) XML
4 11 (13.41%) Web Services
5 10 (12.20%) jQuery
6 9 (10.98%) XSL
7 8 (9.76%) Spring
7 8 (9.76%) SOAP
8 7 (8.54%) JDBC
8 7 (8.54%) WSDL
8 7 (8.54%) Ajax
9 6 (7.32%) REST
9 6 (7.32%) Velocity
9 6 (7.32%) JSON
9 6 (7.32%) Struts
9 6 (7.32%) J2EE
9 6 (7.32%) HTML
10 5 (6.10%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.88%) Struts2
11 4 (4.88%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 24 (29.27%) Open Source
2 19 (23.17%) Client/Server
3 8 (9.76%) Firmware
4 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.44%) iSeries
5 2 (2.44%) iPhone
5 2 (2.44%) STB
5 2 (2.44%) AS400
5 2 (2.44%) DTV
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.22%) Derivative
6 1 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.22%) Wiki
6 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.22%) Physics
6 1 (1.22%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) Windows
2 11 (13.41%) Linux
3 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.88%) Windows 2000
4 4 (4.88%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.66%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.66%) UNIX
6 2 (2.44%) Android
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
1 42 (51.22%) Test Scripting
2 35 (42.68%) Scrum
3 34 (41.46%) Software Testing
4 33 (40.24%) Automation Testing
5 29 (35.37%) Test Management
6 26 (31.71%) Kanban
7 25 (30.49%) Load Testing
8 23 (28.05%) BDD
9 22 (26.83%) TDD
10 13 (15.85%) OO
10 13 (15.85%) Automated Testing
11 12 (14.63%) Manual Testing
12 11 (13.41%) Use Case
13 9 (10.98%) E-Commerce
14 7 (8.54%) Regression Testing
14 7 (8.54%) SOA
14 7 (8.54%) Software Engineering
15 6 (7.32%) Functional Testing
15 6 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (50.00%) Java
2 36 (43.90%) C#
3 14 (17.07%) Python
4 13 (15.85%) SQL
4 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.85%) PHP
5 11 (13.41%) Perl
6 9 (10.98%) C++
6 9 (10.98%) Ruby
7 8 (9.76%) C
8 7 (8.54%) PowerShell
8 7 (8.54%) Bash Shell
9 6 (7.32%) VB.NET
10 4 (4.88%) Embedded C
10 4 (4.88%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.66%) Assembly Language
11 3 (3.66%) Delphi
11 3 (3.66%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.22%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 30 (36.59%) ISEB
2 27 (32.93%) ISTQB
2 27 (32.93%) Security Cleared
3 24 (29.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.44%) Degree
5 2 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 45 (54.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.22%) Salt
2 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.63%) Oracle
3 6 (7.32%) hybris
3 6 (7.32%) HP
4 5 (6.10%) JBoss
5 3 (3.66%) IBM
5 3 (3.66%) Yahoo!
6 2 (2.44%) Demandware
6 2 (2.44%) ATG
6 2 (2.44%) Informatica
7 1 (1.22%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.22%) Murex
7 1 (1.22%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.22%) Sybase
7 1 (1.22%) SAP
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