Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Bug Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bug Management over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Bug Management
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 869 856
Rank change year-on-year +19 -13 -27
Contract jobs citing Bug Management 7 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.004% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.005% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 10
England median daily rate £438 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.18% -2.50% +45.45%
10th Percentile £291 £377 £269
90th Percentile £463 £461 £441
UK median daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Bug Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80259 82302 85123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.62% 84.16% 81.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 54003 54838 56099
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1880 2151 2525
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.49 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.89 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.58% +6.17% +18.42%

Bug Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Bug Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Bug Management in England

Bug Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Bug Management in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Bug Management in England

Bug Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bug Management in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bug Management in England

Bug Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bug Management within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 6 £438 -
Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Bug Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bug Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Bug Management.

1 6 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Use Case
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Progress
3 4 (57.14%) Publishing
3 4 (57.14%) Statistics
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Data Validation
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Test Management
5 2 (28.57%) Project Governance
5 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Automotive
6 1 (14.29%) MathWorks
6 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 1 (14.29%) Simulink
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 1 (14.29%) C
6 1 (14.29%) TargetLink
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development

Bug Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Simulink
1 1 (14.29%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Publishing
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Salesforce Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Salesforce Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Integration Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Statistics
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Use Case
4 3 (42.86%) Data Validation
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 3 (42.86%) Validation
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) Project Governance
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Progress
2 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) MathWorks