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 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
Bugzilla
Rank 596 603 562
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -41
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 30 9 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.017% 0.052%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 0.13% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 21
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £273
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +19.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.55 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.55 - -

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
7597 7025 5984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.77% 13.57% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5056 4715 3786
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 127 130
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.83 £25.20 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.89 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +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 10 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bugzilla within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Bugzilla Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Bugzilla
Top 29 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 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
England +20 30 £350 -7.89% 14
South East +23 9 £400 +17.64% 2
East of England +10 9 £235 - 2
Berkshire +12 6 £375 -6.25%
North West - 5 £450 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £225 - 2
Luton - 4 £225 - 1
Liverpool - 4 £450 -
Merseyside - 4 £450 -
London +8 3 £240 -40.37% 3
West Midlands - 2 £350 - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Redditch - 2 £350 -
Middlesex - 2 £425 -
Birmingham - 2 £350 -
Worcestershire - 2 £350 -
Brentwood +1 1 £325 -
Essex +1 1 £325 -
Reading -4 1 - -
Slough - 1 £375 -
Hampshire - 1 £200 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £450 -
Manchester - 1 £150 -
Bristol - 1 - - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £450 -
North East - 1 £450 -
South West - 1 - - 3
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Bugzilla
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 46 (65.71%) JIRA
2 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (37.14%) Linux
4 24 (34.29%) Jenkins
5 21 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (30.00%) Java
5 21 (30.00%) Subversion
6 20 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 19 (27.14%) Git (software)
7 19 (27.14%) Python
8 16 (22.86%) QA
8 16 (22.86%) Trac
9 15 (21.43%) C++
10 14 (20.00%) SQL
10 14 (20.00%) Degree
11 13 (18.57%) Computer Science
11 13 (18.57%) Windows
12 12 (17.14%) Web Services
12 12 (17.14%) Software Engineering
12 12 (17.14%) Ruby
13 11 (15.71%) Test Scripting
14 10 (14.29%) Scrum
14 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
15 8 (11.43%) STB
15 8 (11.43%) Test Automation
15 8 (11.43%) Selenium
15 8 (11.43%) Defect Tracking
15 8 (11.43%) Functional Testing
16 7 (10.00%) Twisted
16 7 (10.00%) Defect Management

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (5.71%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.43%) CMS
2 1 (1.43%) MTS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) AdSense
2 1 (1.43%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) FTP
1 4 (5.71%) H.323
2 3 (4.29%) DVB
3 2 (2.86%) SpaceWire
4 1 (1.43%) ADSL
4 1 (1.43%) Broadband
4 1 (1.43%) DHCP
4 1 (1.43%) Firewall
4 1 (1.43%) HTTP
4 1 (1.43%) Internet
4 1 (1.43%) NAS
4 1 (1.43%) Telnet
4 1 (1.43%) VDSL
4 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) Apache Hive
2 4 (5.71%) Big Data
2 4 (5.71%) Hadoop
2 4 (5.71%) Informix
2 4 (5.71%) MySQL
2 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.86%) Ingres
5 1 (1.43%) DB2
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (65.71%) JIRA
2 24 (34.29%) Jenkins
3 21 (30.00%) Subversion
4 19 (27.14%) Git (software)
5 16 (22.86%) Trac
6 8 (11.43%) Selenium
7 5 (7.14%) ClearCase
7 5 (7.14%) FogBugz
8 4 (5.71%) Hudson
9 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
9 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.86%) ClearQuest
10 2 (2.86%) JUnit
10 2 (2.86%) Maven
10 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.43%) HP UFT
11 1 (1.43%) JBehave
11 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.43%) TestNG
General
1 4 (5.71%) Automotive
1 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Games
3 2 (2.86%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.86%) Avionics
3 2 (2.86%) Billing
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (24.29%) Analyst
2 15 (21.43%) Developer
3 12 (17.14%) Test Engineer
4 11 (15.71%) Test Analyst
5 7 (10.00%) C++ Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Tester
6 6 (8.57%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (8.57%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Support
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) Web Services
2 7 (10.00%) Twisted
3 5 (7.14%) .NET
3 5 (7.14%) HTML
4 4 (5.71%) Hibernate
4 4 (5.71%) HTML5
4 4 (5.71%) Spring
4 4 (5.71%) Struts
5 3 (4.29%) XML
6 2 (2.86%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.43%) STB
3 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.29%) DTV
4 3 (4.29%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.29%) IPTV
4 3 (4.29%) MPEG
5 2 (2.86%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Contactless
6 1 (1.43%) EFT
6 1 (1.43%) EFTPOS
6 1 (1.43%) EMV
6 1 (1.43%) EPoS
6 1 (1.43%) IVR
6 1 (1.43%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.43%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.14%) Linux
2 13 (18.57%) Windows
3 5 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.71%) Unix
5 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.43%) Android
6 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.43%) Debian
6 1 (1.43%) SUSE
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 12 (17.14%) Software Engineering
5 11 (15.71%) Test Scripting
6 10 (14.29%) Scrum
7 8 (11.43%) Defect Tracking
7 8 (11.43%) Functional Testing
7 8 (11.43%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.00%) Defect Management
8 7 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (8.57%) BDD
9 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.57%) Test Management
10 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.14%) DevOps
11 4 (5.71%) Integration Testing
11 4 (5.71%) Issue Tracking
11 4 (5.71%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.00%) Java
2 19 (27.14%) Python
3 15 (21.43%) C++
4 14 (20.00%) SQL
5 12 (17.14%) Ruby
6 7 (10.00%) C
6 7 (10.00%) C#
7 4 (5.71%) Erlang
7 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.86%) ANSI C
8 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.43%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.43%) Perl
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
9 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (10.00%) ISEB
3 6 (8.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.86%) QA
2 4 (5.71%) FedRAMP
3 2 (2.86%) ECSS
4 1 (1.43%) ISO 8583
4 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) HDFS
2 2 (2.86%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) yum
2 4 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.29%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle
1 6 (8.57%) Rally
2 4 (5.71%) Perforce
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.86%) HP
4 2 (2.86%) IBM
4 2 (2.86%) SAP
4 2 (2.86%) Twitter
5 1 (1.43%) Sybase
5 1 (1.43%) VeriFone
5 1 (1.43%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 1 (1.43%) WorldPay