The first table below looks at the demand for FindBugs skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FindBugs over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FindBugs
Rank 587 550 564
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +14
Contract jobs citing FindBugs 2 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.025% 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.028% 0.22% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 0
Average daily rate
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£394 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7028 5881 6128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.87% 11.50% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4513 3693 3592
Average daily rate £388 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 143 218
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -

FindBugs
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FindBugs within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FindBugs within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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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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 -19 2 £394 +21.15% 3
Scotland - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Harrow - - - -
London - - - - 2
Manchester - - - -
City of London - - - -
North West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

FindBugs
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FindBugs 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 FindBugs.

1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Checkstyle
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose

FindBugs
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FindBugs 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 FindBugs. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Checkstyle
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) dotCover
3 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) TestNG
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Application Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSD
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) WSDL
1 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) RUP
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce
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