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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fiddler
Rank 577 577 549
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Contract jobs citing Fiddler 25 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.038% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.31% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £291 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £53.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £53.75 -

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
7201 6798 5382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.93% 12.46% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4614 4347 3415
Average daily rate £400 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 132 134
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.21 £31.00 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

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 28 April 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 16 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 28 April 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 22 £363 +9.84% 5
London +2 10 £413 +33.06% 3
South East -13 6 £325 -46.93% 1
Berkshire - 6 £325 -
Reading - 5 £325 -
Leeds - 4 £363 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £363 -
Yorkshire - 4 £363 -
Scotland -8 3 £330 -17.50%
City of London +20 2 £375 +20.96%
Glasgow -8 2 £330 -17.50%
Manchester - 2 £400 -
North West - 2 £400 -
Edinburgh -4 1 £275 -31.25%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -

Fiddler
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 40 (58.82%) SQL
2 33 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (39.71%) .NET
4 25 (36.76%) HTTP
5 24 (35.29%) HTML
5 24 (35.29%) Windows
6 23 (33.82%) Oracle
7 22 (32.35%) C#
8 20 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 20 (29.41%) C
9 19 (27.94%) Software Engineering
10 18 (26.47%) Ruby
10 18 (26.47%) XML
10 18 (26.47%) Linux
10 18 (26.47%) PHP
10 18 (26.47%) IIS
11 17 (25.00%) Python
11 17 (25.00%) Web Services
11 17 (25.00%) WCF
11 17 (25.00%) Splunk
11 17 (25.00%) DevOps
12 16 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (23.53%) .NET Framework
13 15 (22.06%) Nagios
13 15 (22.06%) Apache
13 15 (22.06%) Graphite
13 15 (22.06%) SaltStack
13 15 (22.06%) Ansible
13 15 (22.06%) Hypertable
13 15 (22.06%) Opscode Chef

Fiddler
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (26.47%) IIS
2 15 (22.06%) Apache
3 6 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (7.35%) Node.js
5 3 (4.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Google Analytics
1 7 (10.29%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (36.76%) HTTP
2 9 (13.24%) SSL
3 7 (10.29%) DNS
3 7 (10.29%) HTTPS
4 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.35%) DHCP
4 5 (7.35%) NetScaler
5 4 (5.88%) Wireshark
5 4 (5.88%) Internet
6 2 (2.94%) Firewall
6 2 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) CouchDB
1 15 (22.06%) MongoDB
1 15 (22.06%) Riak
1 15 (22.06%) Hypertable
2 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.94%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (16.18%) SoapUI
3 10 (14.71%) SpecFlow
3 10 (14.71%) Jenkins
3 10 (14.71%) Cucumber
3 10 (14.71%) Firebug
4 9 (13.24%) Selenium
5 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (8.82%) WebDriver
6 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
7 5 (7.35%) NUnit
7 5 (7.35%) Grunt
8 4 (5.88%) JIRA
8 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
9 3 (4.41%) Subversion
10 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.94%) JBehave
10 2 (2.94%) StyleCop
10 2 (2.94%) MSTest
10 2 (2.94%) Moq
General
1 3 (4.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Developer
2 15 (22.06%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Test Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Administrator
5 5 (7.35%) Windows Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) Implementation Specialist
6 4 (5.88%) Mobile Web Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Web Analytics Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.41%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.94%) CRM Developer
8 2 (2.94%) AWS Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.71%) .NET
2 24 (35.29%) HTML
3 18 (26.47%) XML
4 17 (25.00%) Web Services
4 17 (25.00%) WCF
5 16 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET
7 12 (17.65%) REST
8 10 (14.71%) SOAP
9 7 (10.29%) JSON
9 7 (10.29%) RESTful
10 6 (8.82%) Ajax
10 6 (8.82%) CSS
11 5 (7.35%) XSD
11 5 (7.35%) Application Packaging
11 5 (7.35%) XHTML
12 4 (5.88%) jQuery
13 3 (4.41%) LINQ
14 2 (2.94%) WPF
14 2 (2.94%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.29%) Social Media
3 7 (10.29%) Replication
4 6 (8.82%) Open Source
5 5 (7.35%) Video on Demand
6 4 (5.88%) Blog
6 4 (5.88%) User Experience
7 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.94%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.29%) Windows
2 18 (26.47%) Linux
3 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.94%) Software Engineering
3 17 (25.00%) DevOps
4 10 (14.71%) BDD
5 9 (13.24%) Performance Analysis
6 7 (10.29%) Analytics
6 7 (10.29%) TDD
7 6 (8.82%) OO
7 6 (8.82%) Scrum
8 5 (7.35%) Performance Testing
8 5 (7.35%) Software Testing
8 5 (7.35%) Load Testing
8 5 (7.35%) Security Testing
8 5 (7.35%) Test Scripting
8 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.35%) Time Management
8 5 (7.35%) V-Model
8 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.35%) DSDM
8 5 (7.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 40 (58.82%) SQL
2 22 (32.35%) C#
3 20 (29.41%) C
3 20 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 18 (26.47%) PHP
4 18 (26.47%) Ruby
5 17 (25.00%) Python
6 8 (11.76%) Java
7 7 (10.29%) C++
7 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
7 7 (10.29%) VBScript
7 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.94%) VB
9 1 (1.47%) Scala
9 1 (1.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) CCEE
2 5 (7.35%) CCIA
2 5 (7.35%) MCSE
2 5 (7.35%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (7.35%) CCEA
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.35%) MCITP
3 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) Terminal Server
2 5 (7.35%) XenApp
2 5 (7.35%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.94%) RACF
Systems Management
1 15 (22.06%) Nagios
1 15 (22.06%) Puppet
1 15 (22.06%) CFEngine
1 15 (22.06%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (22.06%) Ansible
1 15 (22.06%) Graphite
2 5 (7.35%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (5.88%) SCOM
3 4 (5.88%) WMI
4 2 (2.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (1.47%) Nmap
Vendors
1 23 (33.82%) Oracle
2 17 (25.00%) Splunk
3 15 (22.06%) SaltStack
4 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.29%) Adobe
5 7 (10.29%) Google
6 5 (7.35%) Citrix
6 5 (7.35%) Wyse
6 5 (7.35%) AppSense
6 5 (7.35%) DoubleClick
7 2 (2.94%) Omniture
8 1 (1.47%) IBM
8 1 (1.47%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.47%) IronPort
8 1 (1.47%) Qualys
8 1 (1.47%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.47%) Cyber-Ark