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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fiddler
Rank 540 555 531
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Contract jobs citing Fiddler 36 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.022% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.51% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 2
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£363 £288 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £250 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £443 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £506 £300
% change year-on-year
-28.39% +68.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
7034 6005 5043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.40% 11.95% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4629 3776 3188
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 113 159
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £19.19 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.95 £54.00 £43.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fiddler within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Fiddler Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 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 27 February 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 +3 30 £363 +34.88% 7
London -9 14 £355 +42.00% 4
City of London +21 7 £400 +33.89%
Scotland +1 6 £303 -24.37% 1
Glasgow - 6 £303 - 1
East of England - 2 £425 -
Cambridge - 1 £350 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £350 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £500 -
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
South East - - - - 3
Edinburgh - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Brighton - - - - 1
Staines - - - - 2
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
West Malling - - - -
Berkshire - - - -

Fiddler
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 42 (65.63%) SQL
2 38 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (45.31%) Oracle
3 29 (45.31%) HTTP
4 25 (39.06%) .NET
5 24 (37.50%) Linux
6 23 (35.94%) C
6 23 (35.94%) Software Engineering
7 22 (34.38%) C#
8 21 (32.81%) Splunk
8 21 (32.81%) DevOps
9 20 (31.25%) PHP
9 20 (31.25%) Python
9 20 (31.25%) Windows
9 20 (31.25%) Ruby
10 19 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (28.13%) Graphite
11 18 (28.13%) Ansible
11 18 (28.13%) SaltStack
11 18 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
11 18 (28.13%) Puppet
11 18 (28.13%) MongoDB
11 18 (28.13%) Riak
11 18 (28.13%) CFEngine
11 18 (28.13%) Hypertable
11 18 (28.13%) CouchDB
11 18 (28.13%) Nagios
11 18 (28.13%) Apache
12 17 (26.56%) Web Services
12 17 (26.56%) HTML

Fiddler
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 18 (28.13%) Apache
2 16 (25.00%) IIS
3 6 (9.38%) Node.js
4 4 (6.25%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.56%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (45.31%) HTTP
2 10 (15.63%) Wireshark
3 7 (10.94%) SSL
3 7 (10.94%) Internet
4 5 (7.81%) HTTPS
5 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.69%) DNS
6 2 (3.13%) DHCP
6 2 (3.13%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.56%) Network Security
7 1 (1.56%) Extranet
7 1 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) CouchDB
1 18 (28.13%) MongoDB
1 18 (28.13%) Riak
1 18 (28.13%) Hypertable
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.69%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Cucumber
1 11 (17.19%) SpecFlow
1 11 (17.19%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.50%) Selenium
3 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (9.38%) WebDriver
4 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (7.81%) Grunt
5 5 (7.81%) Firebug
5 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.81%) JIRA
6 4 (6.25%) LoadRunner
6 4 (6.25%) NUnit
6 4 (6.25%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.69%) StyleCop
7 3 (4.69%) Subversion
8 2 (3.13%) MSTest
8 2 (3.13%) Moq
8 2 (3.13%) JBehave
General
1 2 (3.13%) Finance
1 2 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (26.56%) Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Security Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Administrator
5 4 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Mobile Web Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Tester
5 4 (6.25%) Performance Tester
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (3.13%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.56%) Network Analyst
7 1 (1.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.06%) .NET
2 17 (26.56%) Web Services
2 17 (26.56%) HTML
3 16 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET
5 12 (18.75%) XML
5 12 (18.75%) REST
6 9 (14.06%) WCF
7 7 (10.94%) JSON
8 6 (9.38%) RESTful
9 5 (7.81%) XHTML
9 5 (7.81%) CSS
9 5 (7.81%) SOAP
10 4 (6.25%) jQuery
11 3 (4.69%) Ajax
11 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (3.13%) Application Packaging
12 2 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Replication
2 6 (9.38%) Open Source
3 5 (7.81%) Video on Demand
4 4 (6.25%) Blog
4 4 (6.25%) User Experience
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) Social Media
6 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) Linux
2 20 (31.25%) Windows
3 4 (6.25%) UNIX
3 4 (6.25%) Android
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (35.94%) Software Engineering
3 21 (32.81%) DevOps
4 10 (15.63%) BDD
5 9 (14.06%) Performance Testing
5 9 (14.06%) SOA
6 7 (10.94%) OOP
6 7 (10.94%) TDD
6 7 (10.94%) Scrum
7 6 (9.38%) Security Testing
7 6 (9.38%) Test Automation
7 6 (9.38%) OO
7 6 (9.38%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) V-Model
8 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.81%) DSDM
8 5 (7.81%) DRM
8 5 (7.81%) MVC
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.81%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (65.63%) SQL
2 23 (35.94%) C
3 22 (34.38%) C#
4 20 (31.25%) Python
4 20 (31.25%) Ruby
4 20 (31.25%) PHP
5 12 (18.75%) Java
5 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.38%) C++
7 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.25%) VBScript
8 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.13%) VB
10 1 (1.56%) XPath
10 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.69%) MCITP
2 3 (4.69%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) MCSE
3 2 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.13%) CCEA
3 2 (3.13%) CCEE
3 2 (3.13%) CCIA
4 1 (1.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Terminal Server
2 2 (3.13%) RACF
2 2 (3.13%) XenApp
2 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.56%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 18 (28.13%) Puppet
1 18 (28.13%) CFEngine
1 18 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (28.13%) Ansible
1 18 (28.13%) Graphite
1 18 (28.13%) Nagios
2 5 (7.81%) SCOM
3 4 (6.25%) WMI
4 3 (4.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 29 (45.31%) Oracle
2 21 (32.81%) Splunk
3 18 (28.13%) SaltStack
4 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.81%) Blue Coat
6 4 (6.25%) IBM
7 2 (3.13%) Citrix
7 2 (3.13%) Wyse
7 2 (3.13%) AppSense
8 1 (1.56%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.56%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (1.56%) Adobe
8 1 (1.56%) HP
8 1 (1.56%) DoubleClick
8 1 (1.56%) Google
8 1 (1.56%) IronPort
8 1 (1.56%) Qualys