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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bugzilla
Rank 566 558 549
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 45 25 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.047% 0.067%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.62% 0.40% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 24
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £287 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £365 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% +37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+72.72% +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
7208 6295 6384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.77% 11.78% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4631 4038 3618
Average daily rate £388 £388 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 137 221
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.73 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.27% -3.33%

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 2 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 2 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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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 -6 33 £325 - 22
London +30 17 £375 +11.11% 5
Wales - 11 £325 - 1
South Wales - 9 £325 - 1
South East +2 7 £238 -34.48% 13
East of England -17 6 £165 - 3
City of London - 3 £400 - 3
Oxfordshire -3 2 £300 -17.24% 7
Oxford +5 1 - - 1
Cambridge -8 1 £488 - 1
Cambridgeshire -8 1 £488 - 1
South West -33 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £245 -
Liverpool - - - -
Newbury - - - - 1
Norwich - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Street - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Cirencester - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 2
Ipswich - - - -
County Antrim - - - -

Bugzilla
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 62 (77.50%) JIRA
2 40 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 37 (46.25%) Test Scripting
4 35 (43.75%) Selenium
4 35 (43.75%) Subversion
5 33 (41.25%) Java
6 31 (38.75%) C#
7 29 (36.25%) Software Testing
8 27 (33.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (33.75%) .NET
8 27 (33.75%) Scrum
9 26 (32.50%) JUnit
9 26 (32.50%) Automation Testing
10 24 (30.00%) ISEB
10 24 (30.00%) Test Management
10 24 (30.00%) WebDriver
11 21 (26.25%) Maven
11 21 (26.25%) ISTQB
12 20 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 20 (25.00%) Jenkins
13 19 (23.75%) JMeter
13 19 (23.75%) Kanban
13 19 (23.75%) Load Testing
13 19 (23.75%) TestNG
14 18 (22.50%) SC Cleared
14 18 (22.50%) Open Source
14 18 (22.50%) Windows
14 18 (22.50%) SharePoint
15 17 (21.25%) Ant
15 17 (21.25%) TortoiseSVN

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 18 (22.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.50%) IIS
2 6 (7.50%) Apache
3 5 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.50%) Confluence
5 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.50%) MS Office
3 2 (2.50%) Mingle
4 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.50%) Magento
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.50%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (6.25%) SaaS
1 5 (6.25%) PaaS
1 5 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Broadband
1 7 (8.75%) DHCP
1 7 (8.75%) FTP
1 7 (8.75%) HTTP
1 7 (8.75%) Telnet
1 7 (8.75%) Firewall
1 7 (8.75%) Wireless
1 7 (8.75%) NAS
2 1 (1.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) MySQL
2 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 62 (77.50%) JIRA
2 35 (43.75%) Subversion
2 35 (43.75%) Selenium
3 27 (33.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (32.50%) JUnit
5 24 (30.00%) WebDriver
6 21 (26.25%) Maven
7 20 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 19 (23.75%) JMeter
8 19 (23.75%) TestNG
9 17 (21.25%) TortoiseSVN
9 17 (21.25%) Ant
10 10 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
11 9 (11.25%) Trac
11 9 (11.25%) Redmine
12 7 (8.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (7.50%) Eclipse
14 5 (6.25%) NUnit
15 4 (5.00%) NetBeans
15 4 (5.00%) TestDirector
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Automotive
2 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (1.25%) Publishing
3 1 (1.25%) Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Tester
2 20 (25.00%) Analyst
3 19 (23.75%) Test Analyst
4 13 (16.25%) Test Engineer
5 10 (12.50%) Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Software Tester
7 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Network Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Automation Tester
8 5 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) BizTalk Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Senior BizTalk Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Manual Tester
10 3 (3.75%) iOS Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 2 (2.50%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.75%) .NET
2 15 (18.75%) .NET Framework
3 14 (17.50%) XML
4 12 (15.00%) Web Services
5 11 (13.75%) XSL
6 9 (11.25%) jQuery
7 7 (8.75%) SOAP
7 7 (8.75%) Spring
8 6 (7.50%) Ajax
8 6 (7.50%) WSDL
8 6 (7.50%) JDBC
8 6 (7.50%) J2EE
8 6 (7.50%) HTML
9 5 (6.25%) XSD
9 5 (6.25%) Struts
9 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
9 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 5 (6.25%) WCF
9 5 (6.25%) JSON
9 5 (6.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Open Source
2 15 (18.75%) Client/Server
3 7 (8.75%) Firmware
4 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.75%) STB
6 2 (2.50%) DTV
6 2 (2.50%) AS400
6 2 (2.50%) iPhone
6 2 (2.50%) iSeries
7 1 (1.25%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) MPEG
7 1 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.25%) IPTV
7 1 (1.25%) Derivative
7 1 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Windows
2 13 (16.25%) Linux
3 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.00%) UNIX
4 4 (5.00%) Windows 2000
4 4 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.75%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.50%) Android
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.25%) Test Scripting
2 29 (36.25%) Software Testing
3 27 (33.75%) Scrum
4 26 (32.50%) Automation Testing
5 24 (30.00%) Test Management
6 19 (23.75%) Load Testing
6 19 (23.75%) Kanban
7 17 (21.25%) BDD
8 16 (20.00%) TDD
9 14 (17.50%) OO
10 12 (15.00%) Automated Testing
10 12 (15.00%) Use Case
11 11 (13.75%) Manual Testing
12 9 (11.25%) SOA
12 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
13 7 (8.75%) Regression Testing
13 7 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
13 7 (8.75%) Functional Testing
14 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (41.25%) Java
2 31 (38.75%) C#
3 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.50%) PHP
3 14 (17.50%) Python
4 12 (15.00%) SQL
5 11 (13.75%) Perl
6 10 (12.50%) Ruby
7 9 (11.25%) Bash Shell
8 8 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 8 (10.00%) C++
9 7 (8.75%) VB.NET
9 7 (8.75%) C
10 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.75%) Objective-C
11 3 (3.75%) Embedded C
11 3 (3.75%) Assembly Language
11 3 (3.75%) Delphi
12 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (30.00%) ISEB
2 21 (26.25%) ISTQB
3 20 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 18 (22.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.25%) Degree
7 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 40 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) Puppet
2 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.00%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) HP
3 6 (7.50%) hybris
4 4 (5.00%) JBoss
5 3 (3.75%) IBM
5 3 (3.75%) Yahoo!
6 2 (2.50%) ATG
6 2 (2.50%) Demandware
6 2 (2.50%) Informatica
7 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.25%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.25%) Sybase
7 1 (1.25%) SAP
7 1 (1.25%) Murex
7 1 (1.25%) Fidessa
Newport
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
South East England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 26 days ago