The table below looks at the statistics for Fiddler skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fiddler over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fiddler
Rank 601 558 567
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +9
Contract jobs citing Fiddler 14 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.021% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.18% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 17
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£373 £323 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.50% +19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £395 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £250 £268
% change year-on-year
+48.00% -6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -

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
7335 6186 6191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.77% 11.82% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4921 4036 3502
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 141 247
Average hourly rate £38.25 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.79% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.55 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.75 £47.45 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

Fiddler
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fiddler within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Fiddler Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fiddler
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Fiddler within the UK.

Fiddler Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Fiddler
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Fiddler within the UK.

Fiddler Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Fiddler
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fiddler within the UK over the 3 months to 22 October 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 -23 12 £375 +11.52% 3
London +23 6 £388 -
Berkshire +13 2 £398 +112.00%
South East -13 2 £398 +55.88% 1
Scotland -14 2 £370 +48.00%
Tyne and Wear - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 £375 -
North East - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - - 1
Northampton - - - -
Maidstone - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Sussex - - - -
City of London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Torfaen - - - -

Fiddler
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Fiddler 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 Fiddler.

1 18 (64.29%) HTTP
2 15 (53.57%) Wireshark
3 12 (42.86%) .NET
4 11 (39.29%) IIS
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 10 (35.71%) Windows
5 10 (35.71%) LoadRunner
6 9 (32.14%) Performance Testing
6 9 (32.14%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (28.57%) Web Services
7 8 (28.57%) C#
7 8 (28.57%) SQL
8 7 (25.00%) Oracle
8 7 (25.00%) HP
9 6 (21.43%) Java
9 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (17.86%) Performance Engineering
10 5 (17.86%) WinDbg
10 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
10 5 (17.86%) Python
10 5 (17.86%) Internet
11 4 (14.29%) Apache
11 4 (14.29%) SSL
11 4 (14.29%) MVC
11 4 (14.29%) UNIX
11 4 (14.29%) Linux
11 4 (14.29%) CSS

Fiddler
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Fiddler 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 Fiddler. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (39.29%) IIS
2 4 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) Documentum
4 1 (3.57%) Confluence
4 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) HTTP
2 15 (53.57%) Wireshark
3 5 (17.86%) Internet
4 4 (14.29%) SSL
5 2 (7.14%) DNS
5 2 (7.14%) LDAP
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security
6 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.57%) Extranet
6 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Hypertable
2 2 (7.14%) Riak
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) LoadRunner
2 5 (17.86%) WinDbg
2 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
3 3 (10.71%) JMeter
3 3 (10.71%) PostSharp
4 2 (7.14%) NeoLoad
4 2 (7.14%) LoadUI
4 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.14%) JConsole
4 2 (7.14%) VisualVM
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.14%) NUnit
4 2 (7.14%) JIRA
5 1 (3.57%) Firebug
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.57%) StyleCop
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Performance Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tester
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Tester
6 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 8 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (14.29%) CSS
4 4 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (10.71%) REST
5 3 (10.71%) Autofac
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 2 (7.14%) FastCGI
6 2 (7.14%) SOAP
6 2 (7.14%) ADO.NET
6 2 (7.14%) Ajax
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.14%) WCF
6 2 (7.14%) Silverlight
6 2 (7.14%) LINQ
7 1 (3.57%) jQuery
7 1 (3.57%) JSON
7 1 (3.57%) RESTful
7 1 (3.57%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) UNIX
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Performance Testing
1 9 (32.14%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Performance Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) MVC
4 4 (14.29%) Memory Management
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) SOA
5 3 (10.71%) DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) OOP
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (7.14%) TDD
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.57%) System Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C#
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) Python
4 4 (14.29%) PHP
4 4 (14.29%) Ruby
5 2 (7.14%) C
5 2 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCTS
2 2 (7.14%) MCITP
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.14%) Nagios
1 2 (7.14%) CFEngine
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
1 7 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 3 (10.71%) Akamai
3 3 (10.71%) Splunk
4 2 (7.14%) SaltStack
4 2 (7.14%) ForgeRock
4 2 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) Siebel
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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