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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fiddler
Rank 545 560 550
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs citing Fiddler 47 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.020% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 6 5
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£363 £305 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.85% +12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £388 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £301 -
% change year-on-year
+20.33% -
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
7223 5965 5730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.32% 11.65% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4980 3815 3554
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 148 226
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £20.35 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £45.30 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 24 December 2014.

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 28 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 24 December 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 +4 39 £363 +12.40% 2
London +26 17 £388 +21.56% 2
Scotland -3 8 £325 +16.07%
City of London +10 5 £355 +23.47%
Glasgow - 4 £303 -
East Midlands - 3 £333 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £333 -
Nottingham - 3 £333 -
East of England - 3 £350 -
Edinburgh -14 2 £400 +42.85%
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
South East -31 1 £420 +30.23%
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £350 -
North East - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £350 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Northampton - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Kent - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Wales - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Torfaen - - - -

Fiddler
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 34 (68.00%) SQL
2 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.00%) HTTP
4 23 (46.00%) Oracle
5 20 (40.00%) .NET
6 19 (38.00%) Linux
7 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
8 17 (34.00%) C#
9 16 (32.00%) C
9 16 (32.00%) PHP
9 16 (32.00%) Python
9 16 (32.00%) Ruby
10 15 (30.00%) Web Services
10 15 (30.00%) Windows
10 15 (30.00%) Splunk
10 15 (30.00%) DevOps
11 13 (26.00%) SaltStack
11 13 (26.00%) Ansible
11 13 (26.00%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (26.00%) Graphite
11 13 (26.00%) Hypertable
11 13 (26.00%) Riak
11 13 (26.00%) CFEngine
11 13 (26.00%) Puppet
11 13 (26.00%) MongoDB
11 13 (26.00%) CouchDB
11 13 (26.00%) Nagios
11 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET
11 13 (26.00%) Apache

Fiddler
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (26.00%) IIS
1 13 (26.00%) Apache
2 6 (12.00%) Node.js
3 3 (6.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.00%) HTTP
2 11 (22.00%) Wireshark
3 7 (14.00%) SSL
3 7 (14.00%) Internet
4 3 (6.00%) DNS
4 3 (6.00%) HTTPS
5 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.00%) Extranet
6 1 (2.00%) Intranet
6 1 (2.00%) Network Security
6 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) CouchDB
1 13 (26.00%) MongoDB
1 13 (26.00%) Riak
1 13 (26.00%) Hypertable
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.00%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (14.00%) SpecFlow
4 6 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (12.00%) Selenium
5 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (10.00%) Grunt
5 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (8.00%) JIRA
6 4 (8.00%) LoadRunner
6 4 (8.00%) Firebug
6 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
7 3 (6.00%) SoapUI
7 3 (6.00%) Subversion
8 2 (4.00%) NUnit
8 2 (4.00%) StyleCop
8 2 (4.00%) JBehave
9 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
1 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Developer
1 13 (26.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Mobile Web Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Tester
4 4 (8.00%) Performance Tester
4 4 (8.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) .NET
2 15 (30.00%) Web Services
3 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (26.00%) HTML
4 12 (24.00%) .NET Framework
5 9 (18.00%) WCF
5 9 (18.00%) XML
5 9 (18.00%) REST
6 5 (10.00%) JSON
7 4 (8.00%) XHTML
7 4 (8.00%) Ajax
7 4 (8.00%) CSS
7 4 (8.00%) SOAP
7 4 (8.00%) RESTful
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.00%) FastCGI
8 2 (4.00%) ADO.NET
8 2 (4.00%) Silverlight
8 2 (4.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Replication
3 4 (8.00%) Blog
3 4 (8.00%) Open Source
3 4 (8.00%) User Experience
4 3 (6.00%) Video on Demand
5 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 15 (30.00%) Windows
3 4 (8.00%) UNIX
3 4 (8.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (30.00%) DevOps
4 8 (16.00%) SOA
5 7 (14.00%) Performance Testing
6 6 (12.00%) OOP
6 6 (12.00%) BDD
7 5 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (10.00%) Scrum
7 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.00%) Security Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.00%) MVC
8 4 (8.00%) TDD
8 4 (8.00%) OO
9 3 (6.00%) DSDM
9 3 (6.00%) DRM
9 3 (6.00%) V-Model
9 3 (6.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) SQL
2 17 (34.00%) C#
3 16 (32.00%) C
3 16 (32.00%) PHP
3 16 (32.00%) Python
3 16 (32.00%) Ruby
4 12 (24.00%) Java
5 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (10.00%) C++
8 3 (6.00%) VBScript
8 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.00%) VB
10 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.00%) MCITP
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
3 2 (4.00%) MCTS
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.00%) CCEA
4 1 (2.00%) CCEE
4 1 (2.00%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) RACF
3 1 (2.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) Puppet
1 13 (26.00%) CFEngine
1 13 (26.00%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (26.00%) Ansible
1 13 (26.00%) Graphite
1 13 (26.00%) Nagios
2 4 (8.00%) SCOM
3 3 (6.00%) WMI
4 2 (4.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Oracle
2 15 (30.00%) Splunk
3 13 (26.00%) SaltStack
4 5 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 4 (8.00%) IBM
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix
6 1 (2.00%) Wyse
6 1 (2.00%) AppSense