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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fiddler
Rank 585 557 540
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -17
Contract jobs citing Fiddler 22 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.047% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 4
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£350 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.12% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £53.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £53.75 -
% change year-on-year
-74.88% -

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
6998 6715 5264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.92% 12.76% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4545 4348 3311
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 152 150
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £24.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.53 £52.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 17 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 May 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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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 -25 19 £350 -5.40% 7
London -7 10 £400 +6.66% 2
South East -9 7 £325 -38.09% 5
Berkshire - 6 £325 - 2
Reading - 5 £325 - 2
Scotland -7 3 £325 -18.75%
City of London +9 2 £375 +9.48%
Glasgow -6 2 £328 -18.12%
Surrey +5 1 - - 1
Edinburgh -3 1 £275 -40.54%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
North West - 1 £400 -
Thames Ditton - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
Leeds - 1 £350 -
Manchester - 1 £400 -

Fiddler
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (55.93%) SQL
2 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (42.37%) .NET
4 24 (40.68%) HTML
5 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
5 23 (38.98%) HTTP
6 22 (37.29%) C#
7 21 (35.59%) Windows
8 19 (32.20%) XML
9 18 (30.51%) Web Services
10 17 (28.81%) IIS
10 17 (28.81%) Oracle
11 16 (27.12%) WCF
12 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
12 14 (23.73%) Ruby
12 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
12 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET
12 14 (23.73%) C
12 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
12 14 (23.73%) .NET Framework
13 13 (22.03%) Linux
13 13 (22.03%) PHP
14 12 (20.34%) Python
14 12 (20.34%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (18.64%) DevOps
15 11 (18.64%) Firebug
15 11 (18.64%) SoapUI
15 11 (18.64%) Splunk
16 10 (16.95%) Puppet

Fiddler
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (28.81%) IIS
2 10 (16.95%) Apache
3 6 (10.17%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (8.47%) Node.js
5 2 (3.39%) Confluence
6 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Google Analytics
1 7 (11.86%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.98%) HTTP
2 9 (15.25%) SSL
3 6 (10.17%) DNS
3 6 (10.17%) HTTPS
4 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.78%) DHCP
4 4 (6.78%) NetScaler
5 3 (5.08%) Wireshark
5 3 (5.08%) Internet
6 2 (3.39%) SMTP
6 2 (3.39%) Firewall
7 1 (1.69%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.95%) MongoDB
2 10 (16.95%) Riak
2 10 (16.95%) Hypertable
2 10 (16.95%) CouchDB
3 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (18.64%) Firebug
2 11 (18.64%) SoapUI
3 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
4 9 (15.25%) Selenium
4 9 (15.25%) Cucumber
5 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (11.86%) WebDriver
6 7 (11.86%) SpecFlow
7 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio
8 5 (8.47%) Grunt
8 5 (8.47%) NUnit
8 5 (8.47%) Subversion
9 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
9 4 (6.78%) JIRA
10 3 (5.08%) TeamCity
10 3 (5.08%) MSBuild
11 2 (3.39%) NCrunch
11 2 (3.39%) Jasmine
11 2 (3.39%) JBehave
General
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Banking
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
2 2 (3.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Front Office
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Developer
2 10 (16.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Implementation Specialist
7 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Mobile Web Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Web Analytics Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.39%) CRM Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Automation Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (42.37%) .NET
2 24 (40.68%) HTML
3 19 (32.20%) XML
4 18 (30.51%) Web Services
5 16 (27.12%) WCF
6 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET
6 14 (23.73%) .NET Framework
7 10 (16.95%) SOAP
8 9 (15.25%) CSS
8 9 (15.25%) Ajax
8 9 (15.25%) REST
9 8 (13.56%) JSON
10 7 (11.86%) RESTful
11 5 (8.47%) jQuery
11 5 (8.47%) XSD
12 4 (6.78%) XHTML
12 4 (6.78%) Application Packaging
12 4 (6.78%) LINQ
13 3 (5.08%) WPF
14 2 (3.39%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.56%) Mobile App
3 7 (11.86%) Social Media
3 7 (11.86%) Replication
4 5 (8.47%) Open Source
5 4 (6.78%) User Experience
5 4 (6.78%) Video on Demand
5 4 (6.78%) Blog
6 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
7 2 (3.39%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.59%) Windows
2 13 (22.03%) Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.78%) Android
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
3 11 (18.64%) DevOps
4 10 (16.95%) BDD
5 9 (15.25%) Performance Analysis
6 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.86%) Analytics
6 7 (11.86%) Scrum
6 7 (11.86%) OO
7 6 (10.17%) TDD
7 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
8 5 (8.47%) Load Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Waterfall
8 5 (8.47%) MVC
8 5 (8.47%) Software Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.78%) OOP
9 4 (6.78%) DSDM
9 4 (6.78%) SOA
9 4 (6.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.93%) SQL
2 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
3 22 (37.29%) C#
4 14 (23.73%) Ruby
4 14 (23.73%) C
5 13 (22.03%) PHP
6 12 (20.34%) Python
7 9 (15.25%) Java
8 7 (11.86%) T-SQL
9 6 (10.17%) VBScript
9 6 (10.17%) C++
9 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.39%) VB
10 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.69%) XPath
11 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) MCSE
2 4 (6.78%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (6.78%) CCEA
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.78%) MCITP
2 4 (6.78%) CCEE
2 4 (6.78%) CCIA
3 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) Terminal Server
2 4 (6.78%) XenApp
2 4 (6.78%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.39%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) Puppet
1 10 (16.95%) CFEngine
1 10 (16.95%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (16.95%) Ansible
1 10 (16.95%) Nagios
1 10 (16.95%) Graphite
2 6 (10.17%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (5.08%) SCOM
3 3 (5.08%) WMI
4 1 (1.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (1.69%) Nmap
4 1 (1.69%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Oracle
2 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.64%) Splunk
4 10 (16.95%) SaltStack
5 7 (11.86%) Google
5 7 (11.86%) Adobe
6 5 (8.47%) DoubleClick
7 4 (6.78%) Citrix
7 4 (6.78%) Wyse
7 4 (6.78%) AppSense
8 2 (3.39%) Omniture
9 1 (1.69%) IronPort
9 1 (1.69%) Qualys
9 1 (1.69%) Red Gate
9 1 (1.69%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (1.69%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.69%) Sybase
9 1 (1.69%) HP