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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
FindBugs
UK
Rank 576 592 612
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +20
Contract jobs citing FindBugs 5 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.051% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.069% 0.34% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 1
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
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
7271 7624 6916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.51% 15.02% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4840 5082 4704
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 203 120
Median hourly rate £41.25 £41.80 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +12.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £24.77 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.78 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

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
Top 5 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +16 5 £400 - 2
Hampshire -1 4 £418 +6.03%
South East -2 4 £418 +4.37%
Winchester -8 3 £400 -
London +1 1 £400 -11.11% 2

FindBugs
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 14 (77.78%) Java
1 14 (77.78%) Checkstyle
2 13 (72.22%) Artifactory
3 12 (66.67%) Spring
3 12 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (66.67%) Oracle
3 12 (66.67%) JUnit
3 12 (66.67%) XML
3 12 (66.67%) JBoss
4 11 (61.11%) Tomcat
4 11 (61.11%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (61.11%) ActiveMQ
4 11 (61.11%) Apache Camel
5 10 (55.56%) Subversion
5 10 (55.56%) Selenium
6 9 (50.00%) JIRA
6 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (50.00%) Cucumber
6 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (50.00%) ITIL
7 8 (44.44%) Apache
7 8 (44.44%) HTTP
7 8 (44.44%) Hibernate
7 8 (44.44%) Scrum
7 8 (44.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
7 8 (44.44%) NHibernate
7 8 (44.44%) Gradle
8 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
9 6 (33.33%) Smart Meter

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 12 (66.67%) JBoss
2 11 (61.11%) Tomcat
3 8 (44.44%) Apache
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
4 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Hive
2 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 4 (22.22%) HBase
2 4 (22.22%) Sqoop
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Checkstyle
2 13 (72.22%) Artifactory
3 12 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (66.67%) JUnit
4 10 (55.56%) Selenium
4 10 (55.56%) Subversion
5 9 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (50.00%) JIRA
6 8 (44.44%) Gradle
7 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 4 (22.22%) Maven
7 4 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
8 2 (11.11%) ClearCase
8 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Integration Developer
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Scala Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Big Data Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Hadoop Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Spring
1 12 (66.67%) XML
2 11 (61.11%) ActiveMQ
2 11 (61.11%) Apache Camel
3 8 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 8 (44.44%) NHibernate
4 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
5 4 (22.22%) Akka
5 4 (22.22%) ELK Stack
5 4 (22.22%) Kafka
6 3 (16.67%) SOAP
6 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 3 (16.67%) WSDL
7 2 (11.11%) Middleware
7 2 (11.11%) Play Framework
7 2 (11.11%) spray
8 1 (5.56%) JMS
8 1 (5.56%) JSON
8 1 (5.56%) REST
8 1 (5.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Scrum
2 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
4 6 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 5 (27.78%) UML
6 4 (22.22%) Change Control
6 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3
6 4 (22.22%) Microservices
6 4 (22.22%) Secure Coding
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.11%) OWASP
8 2 (11.11%) Project Management
9 1 (5.56%) ATDD
9 1 (5.56%) High Availability
9 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Kibana
1 4 (22.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Arqiva
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