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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bugzilla
Rank 584 556 530
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -26
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 29 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.063% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 0.49% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 8
Average daily rate
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£179 £350 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.92% +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £429 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £314
% change year-on-year
- +3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £39.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -

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
7141 6747 5202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.94% 12.79% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4656 4366 3254
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 £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 155 150
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.47 £52.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +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 27 May 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 20 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 27 May 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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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 -27 20 £163 -53.57% 9
London +12 14 £150 -57.14% 2
South Wales +2 7 £325 -3.70%
Wales -7 7 £325 -3.70%
Newport -12 5 £325 -3.70%
South East -16 4 - -
Berkshire +1 2 - -
Essex +1 2 £170 +3.03%
Brentwood -2 2 £170 +3.03%
East of England -2 2 £170 +3.03% 4
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 £270 - 1
Reading -3 1 - -
City of London -7 1 £188 -46.42%
Oxford - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £325 -
Cardiff - 1 £350 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £215 - 1
Livingston - 1 £325 -

Bugzilla
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 28 (82.35%) JIRA
2 18 (52.94%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 15 (44.12%) UNIX
4 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (38.24%) Test Scripting
5 13 (38.24%) Telecoms
6 12 (35.29%) Test Management
7 11 (32.35%) Subversion
7 11 (32.35%) CRM
7 11 (32.35%) .NET
8 10 (29.41%) Billing
8 10 (29.41%) Selenium
9 9 (26.47%) Manual Testing
9 9 (26.47%) JUnit
10 8 (23.53%) C#
10 8 (23.53%) Java
10 8 (23.53%) Load Testing
11 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
11 7 (20.59%) TestNG
11 7 (20.59%) WebDriver
11 7 (20.59%) Windows
11 7 (20.59%) Scrum
11 7 (20.59%) JMeter
11 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (17.65%) Automation Testing
12 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
12 6 (17.65%) Client/Server
12 6 (17.65%) HP
12 6 (17.65%) Open Source

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Node.js
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) DHCP
2 3 (8.82%) FTP
2 3 (8.82%) HTTP
2 3 (8.82%) Telnet
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) Wireless
2 3 (8.82%) NAS
2 3 (8.82%) Broadband
3 1 (2.94%) X.509
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (82.35%) JIRA
2 11 (32.35%) Subversion
3 10 (29.41%) Selenium
4 9 (26.47%) JUnit
5 7 (20.59%) JMeter
5 7 (20.59%) TestNG
5 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (20.59%) WebDriver
6 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
7 4 (11.76%) Trac
8 3 (8.82%) Redmine
8 3 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (8.82%) Toad
9 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
10 1 (2.94%) TestDirector
10 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
10 1 (2.94%) Ant
10 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 13 (38.24%) Telecoms
2 10 (29.41%) Billing
3 2 (5.88%) Games
4 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
2 13 (38.24%) Test Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Tester
4 5 (14.71%) Test Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Manual Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Test Development Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Tester
7 1 (2.94%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Web Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) .NET
2 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.94%) SVG
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) JCE
4 1 (2.94%) Spring
4 1 (2.94%) J2EE
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) JDBC
4 1 (2.94%) JSP
4 1 (2.94%) Servlets
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) Ext JS
4 1 (2.94%) JPA
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) REST
4 1 (2.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.82%) STB
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) UNIX
2 7 (20.59%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) ThreadX
4 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Test Scripting
3 12 (35.29%) Test Management
4 11 (32.35%) CRM
5 9 (26.47%) Manual Testing
6 8 (23.53%) Load Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Scrum
8 6 (17.65%) Open Source
8 6 (17.65%) BDD
8 6 (17.65%) TDD
8 6 (17.65%) Automation Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Migration
9 4 (11.76%) Network Management
10 3 (8.82%) Functional Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Use Case
10 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
10 3 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
11 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
11 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) C#
2 8 (23.53%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) Perl
4 4 (11.76%) PHP
5 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.82%) Ruby
5 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.88%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) PHP5
7 1 (2.94%) PHP4
7 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) ISEB
3 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (52.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) HP
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Teradata
3 3 (8.82%) Netezza
4 2 (5.88%) Perforce
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft