Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for FindBugs skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FindBugs over the 6 months to 17 October 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.

FindBugs
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 843 836
Rank change year-on-year +20 -7 +7
Contract jobs citing FindBugs 7 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.008% 0.025% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.042% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 9
England median daily rate £494 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.56% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £401 £325 £398
90th Percentile £609 £459 £450
UK median daily rate £494 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +16.86% +5.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £40.50
UK median hourly rate - - £40.50

FindBugs is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16825 16320 14514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.44% 16.54% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11683 11145 9715
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 236 264
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £38.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +6.12% +3.03%
10th Percentile £30.70 £25.56 £23.83
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +5.13% +3.17%

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for FindBugs in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FindBugs in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FindBugs in England over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FindBugs in England

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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 FindBugs within the England region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
South East 0 4 £458 +8.93%
London -12 3 £588 +23.68% 1
FindBugs
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 across the England region with a requirement for FindBugs.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Checkstyle
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Subversion
3 5 (71.43%) JIRA
3 5 (71.43%) Maven
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) Confluence
3 5 (71.43%) Terraform
4 4 (57.14%) Consul
4 4 (57.14%) Spring Boot
4 4 (57.14%) Spring Integration
4 4 (57.14%) Mockito
4 4 (57.14%) Varnish
4 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (57.14%) Cobertura
4 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket
4 4 (57.14%) Gradle
4 4 (57.14%) Spring Cloud
4 4 (57.14%) Zuul
4 4 (57.14%) Prometheus
4 4 (57.14%) Mercurial
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) TestNG
4 4 (57.14%) Spring Security
4 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 4 (57.14%) Spring

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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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Checkstyle
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket
3 4 (57.14%) Cobertura
3 4 (57.14%) Gradle
3 4 (57.14%) JUnit
3 4 (57.14%) Mercurial
3 4 (57.14%) Mockito
3 4 (57.14%) TestNG
4 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
4 1 (14.29%) Gerrit
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
1 4 (57.14%) Spring Boot
1 4 (57.14%) Spring Cloud
1 4 (57.14%) Spring Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Spring Security
1 4 (57.14%) Zuul
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) DSDM
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) RUP
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Varnish
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Terraform
2 4 (57.14%) Consul
2 4 (57.14%) Prometheus
3 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP