The table below looks at the statistics for Bugzilla skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bugzilla over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bugzilla
Rank 644 598 583
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -15
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 12 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.053% 0.061%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.41% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 27
Median daily rate £280 £179 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.64% -48.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £150 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £339 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £39.25
UK excluding London median 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
8306 7103 6755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.23% 13.05% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5707 4635 4377
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 131 150
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £45.28 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

Bugzilla
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Bugzilla as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 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
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bugzilla within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -32 11 £278 +70.76% 10
London -16 5 £280 +86.66% 4
South East -15 3 £250 - 4
Hampshire - 3 £250 - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £250 - 1
Manchester - 2 £225 -
North West - 2 £225 -
Newport +16 1 £345 +6.15%
Wales +6 1 £345 +6.15%
South Wales -4 1 £345 +6.15%
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Derby - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 - -

Bugzilla
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Bugzilla also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Bugzilla.

1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (55.26%) JIRA
2 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Linux
3 10 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (23.68%) Defect Management
4 9 (23.68%) Java
4 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
4 9 (23.68%) HP
4 9 (23.68%) Automated Testing
4 9 (23.68%) QA
4 9 (23.68%) Test Scripting
4 9 (23.68%) Subversion
5 8 (21.05%) Selenium
6 7 (18.42%) ISEB
6 7 (18.42%) HTML
6 7 (18.42%) Degree
6 7 (18.42%) Test Management
6 7 (18.42%) Scrum
6 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
6 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
7 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
7 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
7 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
7 6 (15.79%) Web Services
7 6 (15.79%) XML
7 6 (15.79%) Unix
7 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.16%) HP UFT

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.53%) Apache Pig
2 3 (7.89%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) MTS
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
1 1 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) FTP
2 2 (5.26%) SpaceWire
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) 2.5G
3 1 (2.63%) 2G
3 1 (2.63%) 3G
3 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.63%) H.323
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.63%) LTE
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) SMS
3 1 (2.63%) VoLTE
3 1 (2.63%) Wireless
3 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) Apache Hive
2 4 (10.53%) Big Data
2 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (55.26%) JIRA
2 9 (23.68%) Subversion
3 8 (21.05%) Selenium
4 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
4 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
5 5 (13.16%) FogBugz
5 5 (13.16%) HP UFT
6 4 (10.53%) Hudson
7 3 (7.89%) SoapUI
7 3 (7.89%) Trac
8 2 (5.26%) ClearCase
8 2 (5.26%) ClearQuest
8 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (5.26%) TestDirector
8 2 (5.26%) Testopia
8 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.63%) JUnit
9 1 (2.63%) TestNG
General
1 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Automotive
3 3 (7.89%) Billing
4 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.26%) Avionics
4 2 (5.26%) Finance
5 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Tester
2 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Test Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Big Data Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Software Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) ETL Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Manual Tester
7 2 (5.26%) QA Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) LTE Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) QA Test Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Software Validation Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) HTML
2 6 (15.79%) Web Services
2 6 (15.79%) XML
3 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 4 (10.53%) HTML5
3 4 (10.53%) Spring
3 4 (10.53%) Struts
4 3 (7.89%) SOAP
5 2 (5.26%) RESTful
5 2 (5.26%) XSD
6 1 (2.63%) CSS
6 1 (2.63%) Qt
6 1 (2.63%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.53%) STB
3 3 (7.89%) IVR
4 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.63%) Contactless
5 1 (2.63%) DTV
5 1 (2.63%) EFT
5 1 (2.63%) EFTPOS
5 1 (2.63%) EMV
5 1 (2.63%) EPoS
5 1 (2.63%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Linux
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Unix
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) Debian
4 2 (5.26%) SUSE
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Automated Testing
2 9 (23.68%) Defect Management
2 9 (23.68%) Test Scripting
3 7 (18.42%) Scrum
3 7 (18.42%) Test Management
4 5 (13.16%) Functional Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Issue Tracking
4 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
5 4 (10.53%) MapReduce
5 4 (10.53%) RAD
5 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
5 4 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (10.53%) TDD
5 4 (10.53%) Time Management
5 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 3 (7.89%) CRM
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.89%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) C++
3 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.89%) C
5 2 (5.26%) ANSI C
5 2 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) Erlang
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
1 7 (18.42%) ISEB
2 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) ECSS
3 1 (2.63%) FedRAMP
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 8583
3 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) HDFS
2 2 (5.26%) Cygwin
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Firmware
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) HP
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.26%) Rally
5 2 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) Altova
6 1 (2.63%) CA
6 1 (2.63%) EMC
6 1 (2.63%) Pega
6 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.63%) VeriFone
6 1 (2.63%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 1 (2.63%) WorldPay