The table below looks at the statistics for Firebug skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firebug
Rank 648 653 618
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -35
Contract jobs citing Firebug 13 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.015% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.11% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
Median daily rate £250 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +44.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 -
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
8918 7981 7154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.36% 13.65% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6007 5246 4572
Median daily rate £430 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 153 132
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.13 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Firebug
Daily Rate Trend

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

Firebug Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Firebug
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firebug within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Firebug Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Firebug
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Firebug within the UK.

Firebug Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Firebug
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 Firebug within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 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 +6 13 £250 -23.07% 2
London +13 11 £250 -13.04% 1
South East +15 2 - -
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
City of London - 1 £450 -

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Firebug 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 Firebug.

1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) HTML5
1 15 (100.00%) CSS3
2 14 (93.33%) AngularJS
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) Grunt
3 13 (86.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 13 (86.67%) OO
3 13 (86.67%) Node.js
3 13 (86.67%) RESTful
4 10 (66.67%) Open Source
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (60.00%) jQuery
5 9 (60.00%) Java
5 9 (60.00%) MVC
5 9 (60.00%) JSON
5 9 (60.00%) Data Structures
5 9 (60.00%) Algorithms
5 9 (60.00%) gulp
5 9 (60.00%) Bower
5 9 (60.00%) React
6 8 (53.33%) Bundler
6 8 (53.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 8 (53.33%) Ansible
6 8 (53.33%) Oracle
6 8 (53.33%) JBoss
6 8 (53.33%) Tomcat

Firebug
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 8 (53.33%) JBoss
1 8 (53.33%) nginx
1 8 (53.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Grunt
2 9 (60.00%) Bower
2 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (60.00%) gulp
3 8 (53.33%) Bundler
3 8 (53.33%) Gerrit
3 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.67%) Fiddler
5 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (6.67%) Mocha
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) UI Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (40.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) UI/UX Developer
5 1 (6.67%) UX Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) CSS3
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) HTML5
2 14 (93.33%) AngularJS
3 13 (86.67%) Node.js
3 13 (86.67%) RESTful
3 13 (86.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (60.00%) jQuery
4 9 (60.00%) JSON
4 9 (60.00%) React
5 8 (53.33%) JSP
6 6 (40.00%) Sass
7 4 (26.67%) LESS
7 4 (26.67%) Spring MVC
8 3 (20.00%) Dropwizard
8 3 (20.00%) Spring
8 3 (20.00%) Spring Boot
9 1 (6.67%) Chai
9 1 (6.67%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Algorithms
1 9 (60.00%) Data Structures
2 5 (33.33%) DataPower
3 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) User Experience
5 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) OO
2 10 (66.67%) Open Source
3 9 (60.00%) MVC
4 8 (53.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (46.67%) Web Development
6 4 (26.67%) API Design
6 4 (26.67%) Microservices
6 4 (26.67%) Mobile First
6 4 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (26.67%) Wireframes
7 3 (20.00%) Web Design
8 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
9 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
9 1 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Ansible
2 3 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) F5
3 4 (26.67%) Adobe
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
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