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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bugzilla
Rank 576 562 524
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -38
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 21 37 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.068% 0.038%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 0.55% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 10
Average daily rate
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£320 £350 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
7207 6759 5362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.95% 12.41% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4616 4304 3413
Average daily rate £400 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 132 134
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £31.00 £17.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

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 April 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 17 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 April 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 -16 11 £166 -52.50% 21
London -17 8 £163 -53.57% 12
South Wales +1 7 £325 -3.70%
Wales -8 7 £325 -3.70%
Newport -10 5 £325 -3.70%
Scotland +5 3 £325 +30.00% 2
Oxfordshire -16 2 - -
South East -24 2 - -
West Lothian - 2 £325 -
Livingston - 2 £325 -
East of England +12 1 £170 -30.61% 3
Essex +4 1 £170 +3.03% 1
City of London +4 1 £550 +57.14% 4
Brentwood -3 1 £170 +3.03% 1
Edinburgh -7 1 £215 -14.00% 2
Oxford -14 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £350 -

Bugzilla
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 26 (81.25%) JIRA
2 14 (43.75%) Test Management
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (40.63%) Selenium
4 12 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (37.50%) SQL
5 11 (34.38%) .NET
5 11 (34.38%) UNIX
5 11 (34.38%) Test Scripting
5 11 (34.38%) Subversion
6 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
6 9 (28.13%) Java
7 8 (25.00%) C#
7 8 (25.00%) JUnit
7 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (25.00%) WebDriver
8 7 (21.88%) Open Source
8 7 (21.88%) TestNG
8 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
8 7 (21.88%) Load Testing
8 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
8 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
8 7 (21.88%) Scrum
8 7 (21.88%) JMeter
9 6 (18.75%) CRM
9 6 (18.75%) Client/Server
9 6 (18.75%) Windows
9 6 (18.75%) TDD
9 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
9 6 (18.75%) BDD

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) DHCP
2 3 (9.38%) FTP
2 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) Broadband
2 3 (9.38%) Telnet
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) Wireless
2 3 (9.38%) NAS
3 2 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) Bluetooth
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (81.25%) JIRA
2 13 (40.63%) Selenium
3 11 (34.38%) Subversion
4 8 (25.00%) JUnit
4 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 7 (21.88%) TestNG
5 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
5 7 (21.88%) JMeter
6 4 (12.50%) Trac
7 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
7 3 (9.38%) Redmine
7 3 (9.38%) Toad
8 2 (6.25%) TestDirector
8 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
General
1 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Analyst
2 13 (40.63%) Test Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Tester
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Manual Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Security Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Defect Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) Ext JS
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) CSS3
3 1 (3.13%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.13%) Underscore.js
3 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) SVG
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Open Source
2 6 (18.75%) Client/Server
3 3 (9.38%) User Experience
4 2 (6.25%) STB
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) EFT
5 1 (3.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) UNIX
2 6 (18.75%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Android
4 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.13%) ThreadX
5 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (43.75%) Test Management
2 11 (34.38%) Test Scripting
3 7 (21.88%) Scrum
3 7 (21.88%) Load Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
4 6 (18.75%) BDD
4 6 (18.75%) TDD
4 6 (18.75%) CRM
5 5 (15.63%) Manual Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Use Case
7 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.13%) OO PHP
9 1 (3.13%) Network Management
9 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
9 1 (3.13%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) Perl
4 4 (12.50%) PHP
5 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.38%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) Ruby
5 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.25%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) PHP5
7 1 (3.13%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) ISEB
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Firmware
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) HP
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Teradata
2 3 (9.38%) Netezza
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Perforce
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