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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bugzilla
Rank 566 540 491
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -49
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 11 21 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.043% 0.079%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.36% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 30
Average daily rate
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£280 £270 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £270 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.90 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.90 -

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
6850 5794 5386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.49% 11.90% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4631 3694 3351
Average daily rate £400 £385 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 131 208
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 26 January 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 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 26 January 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 -37 10 £280 +3.70% 23
South East -27 5 £280 +3.70% 4
Berkshire 0 2 £400 +48.14%
London -5 2 £403 +40.00% 5
Buckinghamshire -16 2 £280 +1.81% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £213 -
City of London +10 1 £380 +32.17% 1
Reading +7 1 £400 +48.14%
Oxfordshire -22 1 £210 -53.33% 2
Scotland - 1 £325 - 1
East of England - 1 - - 4
Queensferry - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Poole - - - - 1
Somerset - - - - 2
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
St Neots - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Watford - - - -
Wrexham - - - - 1
York - - - -
North Wales - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
South West - - - - 5
Wales - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 2
Cambridgeshire - - - - 4

Bugzilla
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 45 (70.31%) JIRA
2 38 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (57.81%) Subversion
4 27 (42.19%) Selenium
4 27 (42.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (40.63%) HP Quality Center
5 26 (40.63%) Jenkins
5 26 (40.63%) Scrum
6 25 (39.06%) Test Scripting
7 23 (35.94%) Java
8 22 (34.38%) ISEB
9 21 (32.81%) Test Management
9 21 (32.81%) Automation Testing
10 20 (31.25%) C#
11 19 (29.69%) SQL
11 19 (29.69%) Kanban
12 18 (28.13%) WebDriver
12 18 (28.13%) BDD
12 18 (28.13%) Python
13 17 (26.56%) TDD
13 17 (26.56%) Open Source
13 17 (26.56%) Software Testing
13 17 (26.56%) ISTQB
14 16 (25.00%) Load Testing
14 16 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 16 (25.00%) SharePoint
14 16 (25.00%) .NET
15 14 (21.88%) TortoiseSVN
15 14 (21.88%) SC Cleared
16 13 (20.31%) Maven

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 16 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.50%) Apache
3 5 (7.81%) JBoss
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) DHCP
2 2 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) Telnet
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.56%) Wireless
3 1 (1.56%) NAS
3 1 (1.56%) FTP
3 1 (1.56%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) MySQL
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 45 (70.31%) JIRA
2 37 (57.81%) Subversion
3 27 (42.19%) Selenium
3 27 (42.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (40.63%) Jenkins
5 18 (28.13%) WebDriver
6 14 (21.88%) TortoiseSVN
7 13 (20.31%) Git (software)
7 13 (20.31%) Maven
8 9 (14.06%) JMeter
9 8 (12.50%) Ant
10 7 (10.94%) JUnit
10 7 (10.94%) TestNG
11 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
11 6 (9.38%) Trac
12 5 (7.81%) Redmine
13 4 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (6.25%) Hudson
13 4 (6.25%) TestDirector
13 4 (6.25%) MyEclipse
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.13%) Electronics
3 2 (3.13%) Automotive
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Analyst
2 19 (29.69%) Tester
2 19 (29.69%) Test Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Automation Tester
5 4 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) QA Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) iOS Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Software Tester
6 3 (4.69%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.13%) Development Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Test Development Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) .NET
2 13 (20.31%) Web Services
3 12 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 11 (17.19%) jQuery
5 10 (15.63%) SOAP
6 9 (14.06%) Spring
6 9 (14.06%) REST
7 8 (12.50%) Ajax
7 8 (12.50%) JDBC
7 8 (12.50%) WSDL
8 7 (10.94%) HTML
8 7 (10.94%) Struts
8 7 (10.94%) JSON
8 7 (10.94%) Velocity
9 6 (9.38%) XML
10 5 (7.81%) J2EE
10 5 (7.81%) Hibernate
11 4 (6.25%) JPA
11 4 (6.25%) Java EE
11 4 (6.25%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Open Source
2 11 (17.19%) Client/Server
3 8 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.25%) STB
5 3 (4.69%) DTV
5 3 (4.69%) User Experience
6 2 (3.13%) iPhone
7 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.56%) EFT
7 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.56%) Physics
7 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Apple iOS
2 10 (15.63%) Android
3 6 (9.38%) UNIX
3 6 (9.38%) Windows
3 6 (9.38%) Linux
4 4 (6.25%) Windows 2000
4 4 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.63%) Scrum
3 25 (39.06%) Test Scripting
4 21 (32.81%) Automation Testing
4 21 (32.81%) Test Management
5 19 (29.69%) Kanban
6 18 (28.13%) BDD
7 17 (26.56%) Software Testing
7 17 (26.56%) TDD
8 16 (25.00%) Load Testing
9 11 (17.19%) Test Automation
9 11 (17.19%) OO
10 10 (15.63%) Manual Testing
10 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
11 9 (14.06%) Project Management
11 9 (14.06%) Automated Testing
12 7 (10.94%) MVC
12 7 (10.94%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) Java
2 20 (31.25%) C#
3 19 (29.69%) SQL
4 18 (28.13%) Python
5 12 (18.75%) C++
6 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
6 9 (14.06%) C
7 6 (9.38%) PHP
8 4 (6.25%) Perl
8 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.25%) Ruby
9 3 (4.69%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.69%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.69%) Delphi
10 2 (3.13%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (34.38%) ISEB
2 17 (26.56%) ISTQB
3 16 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (21.88%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Firmware
2 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (40.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) HP
2 4 (6.25%) hybris
3 3 (4.69%) Yahoo!
4 2 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) Teradata
5 1 (1.56%) Netezza
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