The table below looks at the statistics for FindBugs skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FindBugs over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FindBugs
Rank 625 607 610
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Contract jobs citing FindBugs 18 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.043% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 2
Median daily rate £388 £413 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £403 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £406 £600
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -32.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
8217 7051 6825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.32% 13.01% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5651 4615 4417
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 129 155
Median hourly rate £42.13 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.85% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £21.99 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

FindBugs
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing FindBugs as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

FindBugs Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FindBugs
Daily Rate Trend

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

FindBugs Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FindBugs
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FindBugs within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

FindBugs Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

FindBugs
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FindBugs within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 18 £388 -6.06% 3
Hampshire +11 12 £373 -8.18%
South East -10 12 £373 -8.18%
Winchester 0 6 £450 +9.09%
Cheshire - 4 £388 -
North West - 4 £388 -
Chester - 3 £394 -
London +8 1 £300 -40.00%
East of England - 1 £400 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £400 -

FindBugs
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FindBugs also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for FindBugs.

1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (97.06%) Checkstyle
3 30 (88.24%) JIRA
3 30 (88.24%) Spring
4 29 (85.29%) Oracle
5 28 (82.35%) Subversion
6 26 (76.47%) Selenium
7 25 (73.53%) Tomcat
7 25 (73.53%) Hibernate
8 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (67.65%) XML
8 23 (67.65%) Cucumber
9 19 (55.88%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (55.88%) Artifactory
10 18 (52.94%) Gradle
10 18 (52.94%) Apache Camel
10 18 (52.94%) NHibernate
10 18 (52.94%) JUnit
10 18 (52.94%) ActiveMQ
10 18 (52.94%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (50.00%) JBoss
11 17 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (47.06%) SQL
13 15 (44.12%) Apache
13 15 (44.12%) Finance
13 15 (44.12%) Maven
14 13 (38.24%) UML
14 13 (38.24%) HTTP
14 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
14 13 (38.24%) Java EE

FindBugs
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (73.53%) Tomcat
2 17 (50.00%) JBoss
3 15 (44.12%) Apache
4 12 (35.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (20.59%) WebLogic
6 5 (14.71%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.94%) CMS
7 1 (2.94%) Drupal
7 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.94%) Mule
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Force.com
1 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) HTTP
2 5 (14.71%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (97.06%) Checkstyle
2 30 (88.24%) JIRA
3 28 (82.35%) Subversion
4 26 (76.47%) Selenium
5 23 (67.65%) Cucumber
6 19 (55.88%) Artifactory
7 18 (52.94%) Gradle
7 18 (52.94%) JUnit
8 17 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (44.12%) Maven
10 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
11 5 (14.71%) Mockito
11 5 (14.71%) SonarQube
12 4 (11.76%) Hudson
12 4 (11.76%) Liquibase
12 4 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (8.82%) Cobertura
13 3 (8.82%) SoapUI
14 1 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
14 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 23 (67.65%) Java Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (17.65%) SOA Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Integration Specialist
8 1 (2.94%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) Spring
2 25 (73.53%) Hibernate
3 23 (67.65%) XML
4 18 (52.94%) ActiveMQ
4 18 (52.94%) Apache Camel
4 18 (52.94%) NHibernate
5 13 (38.24%) Java EE
6 11 (32.35%) Entity Framework
7 10 (29.41%) REST
8 7 (20.59%) Ext JS
8 7 (20.59%) JMS
8 7 (20.59%) SOAP
8 7 (20.59%) Web Services
9 6 (17.65%) CSS
10 5 (14.71%) JDBC
10 5 (14.71%) jQuery
10 5 (14.71%) JSP
10 5 (14.71%) Servlets
10 5 (14.71%) Spring MVC
10 5 (14.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Smart Meter
2 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
3 4 (11.76%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Unix
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (38.24%) UML
4 12 (35.29%) MVC
5 11 (32.35%) Functional Testing
5 11 (32.35%) Scrum
5 11 (32.35%) Unit Testing
5 11 (32.35%) Waterfall
6 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
7 8 (23.53%) ITIL
8 7 (20.59%) Concurrent Programming
8 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
8 7 (20.59%) OO
8 7 (20.59%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (20.59%) SDLC
8 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
9 6 (17.65%) Change Control
9 6 (17.65%) SOA
10 5 (14.71%) OOP
10 5 (14.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
4 11 (32.35%) PL/SQL
5 7 (20.59%) Erlang
6 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.94%) Groovy
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) PCI DSS
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (2.94%) Varnish
1 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Capistrano
1 1 (2.94%) Kibana
1 1 (2.94%) logstash
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Oracle
2 12 (35.29%) IBM
3 7 (20.59%) Atlassian
4 5 (14.71%) Perforce
5 1 (2.94%) ForgeRock
5 1 (2.94%) Google
5 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
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