The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bugzilla
Rank 560 540 565
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +25
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 28 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.033% 0.033%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 0.30% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 11
Average daily rate £350 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £274 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £355 £999
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £338 £999
% change year-on-year
-1.48% -66.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6913 5399 5852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.27% 11.30% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4411 3425 3417
Average daily rate £375 £385 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 143 206
Average hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -21 26 £350 - 25
London -27 13 £350 - 9
South East -13 8 £365 +0.68% 4
City of London - 5 £350 - 4
Hampshire -1 3 £340 - 3
Surrey -10 2 £325 -7.14% 1
Scotland -16 2 £250 -25.92% 4
Yorkshire - 2 £151 - 1
Berkshire -12 1 £438 +16.66%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £325 - 3
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 -
York - 1 £168 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £168 -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £375 -
Cambridge - 1 £325 - 3
Oxford - 1 £450 -
Edinburgh - 1 £250 - 3
North West - 1 - - 1
South West - 1 £375 -
East of England - 1 £325 - 9
Hammersmith - - - -
Wales - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
South Wales - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
Fareham - - - - 3
Hertford - - - - 1
High Wycombe - - - -

Bugzilla
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (67.35%) JIRA
2 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Test Scripting
3 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
4 15 (30.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (28.57%) C#
5 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 13 (26.53%) ISTQB
7 12 (24.49%) Subversion
7 12 (24.49%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (24.49%) XML
7 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
8 11 (22.45%) Java
8 11 (22.45%) SQL
8 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (22.45%) QA
9 10 (20.41%) FitNesse
9 10 (20.41%) Selenium
9 10 (20.41%) .NET
9 10 (20.41%) Python
10 9 (18.37%) OO
10 9 (18.37%) Scrum
10 9 (18.37%) Finance
10 9 (18.37%) ISEB
10 9 (18.37%) Software Testing
10 9 (18.37%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (16.33%) Web Services
11 8 (16.33%) Linux
12 7 (14.29%) OOP
12 7 (14.29%) XSD

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (14.29%) IIS
2 5 (10.20%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.08%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.04%) CMS
5 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Office
2 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (10.20%) SaaS
1 5 (10.20%) PaaS
1 5 (10.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) DNS
2 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) TELNET
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) Wireless
3 1 (2.04%) NAS
3 1 (2.04%) Broadband
3 1 (2.04%) DHCP
3 1 (2.04%) FTP
3 1 (2.04%) HTTP
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.12%) DB2
4 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.08%) SQLite
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (67.35%) JIRA
2 15 (30.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (24.49%) Subversion
4 10 (20.41%) FitNesse
4 10 (20.41%) Selenium
5 7 (14.29%) SoapUI
6 5 (10.20%) WebDriver
6 5 (10.20%) WebLOAD
6 5 (10.20%) Fiddler
6 5 (10.20%) NUnit
6 5 (10.20%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (10.20%) Trac
7 4 (8.16%) Hudson
7 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
8 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
8 3 (6.12%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (6.12%) Ant
8 3 (6.12%) ClearQuest
8 3 (6.12%) Ranorex
8 3 (6.12%) eggPlant
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Retail
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Publishing
5 1 (2.04%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Tester
2 11 (22.45%) Test Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Software Tester
4 9 (18.37%) Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) Test Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.20%) QA Tester
7 5 (10.20%) BizTalk Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior BizTalk Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Test Development Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Development Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) QA Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) XML
2 10 (20.41%) .NET
3 8 (16.33%) Web Services
4 7 (14.29%) XSD
5 6 (12.24%) XSL
5 6 (12.24%) WCF
6 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 5 (10.20%) SOAP
7 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.12%) Middleware
7 3 (6.12%) HTML
8 2 (4.08%) JSON
8 2 (4.08%) REST
8 2 (4.08%) XSLT
8 2 (4.08%) WSDL
8 2 (4.08%) CSS
9 1 (2.04%) JSP
9 1 (2.04%) Servlets
9 1 (2.04%) Struts
9 1 (2.04%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) IPTV
2 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Video on Demand
3 4 (8.16%) STB
4 3 (6.12%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.12%) DTV
5 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.08%) AS400
5 2 (4.08%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.04%) iPhone
6 1 (2.04%) Open Source
6 1 (2.04%) MPEG
6 1 (2.04%) EPoS
6 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.04%) iPad
6 1 (2.04%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
3 3 (6.12%) UNIX
3 3 (6.12%) Android
3 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
4 2 (4.08%) Solaris
4 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.04%) AIX
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Test Scripting
2 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
3 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.37%) Software Testing
4 9 (18.37%) OO
4 9 (18.37%) Scrum
4 9 (18.37%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 7 (14.29%) OOP
5 7 (14.29%) SOA
6 6 (12.24%) OOD
6 6 (12.24%) Load Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Refactoring
7 5 (10.20%) Test Management
7 5 (10.20%) Kanban
7 5 (10.20%) CRM
7 5 (10.20%) EAI
7 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.16%) TDD
8 4 (8.16%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) C#
2 11 (22.45%) Java
2 11 (22.45%) SQL
3 10 (20.41%) Python
4 5 (10.20%) Ruby
4 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
4 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.16%) Perl
6 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 3 (6.12%) C++
6 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.08%) C
7 2 (4.08%) Delphi
7 2 (4.08%) VBScript
8 1 (2.04%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) ISTQB
2 9 (18.37%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.08%) WMI
3 1 (2.04%) Puppet
3 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) HP
3 3 (6.12%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) VMware
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix
5 1 (2.04%) Empirix
5 1 (2.04%) Perforce
5 1 (2.04%) Sybase
5 1 (2.04%) Compuware
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