The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Bugzilla skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bugzilla over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Bugzilla
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 641 610
Rank change year-on-year +70 -31  
Contract jobs citing Bugzilla 16 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.021% 0.046%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.13% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 17
Median daily rate £325 £290 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.06% +54.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £146 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £369 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

Bugzilla is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8117 8240 7471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.54% 15.53% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5548 5678 4924
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 £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 125 126
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.75 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

Bugzilla
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Bugzilla as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Bugzilla in the UK

Bugzilla
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bugzilla in the UK

Bugzilla
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bugzilla in the UK

Bugzilla
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bugzilla over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Bugzilla in the UK

Bugzilla
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bugzilla within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +52 15 £288 +2.67% 9
East of England - 10 £325 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 - - 1
South West - 3 £250 -
Essex - 3 £325 -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Cambridge - 3 - - 1
Exeter - 3 £250 -
Brentwood - 3 £325 -
Stevenage - 3 - -
Devon - 3 £250 -
South East +39 1 - - 4
Hampshire +7 1 - - 4
London +1 1 - - 1
Basingstoke - 1 - - 3
Edinburgh - 1 £350 - 2
Scotland - 1 £350 - 2

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bugzilla 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 Bugzilla.

1 34 (68.00%) Test Automation
2 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (56.00%) Selenium
3 28 (56.00%) Linux
4 25 (50.00%) JIRA
5 24 (48.00%) Subversion
5 24 (48.00%) Git (software)
6 20 (40.00%) WebDriver
7 19 (38.00%) Java
8 18 (36.00%) QA
9 17 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (32.00%) Exploratory Testing
10 16 (32.00%) Windows
10 16 (32.00%) Python
11 15 (30.00%) Web Services
12 14 (28.00%) JUnit
13 13 (26.00%) Cucumber
13 13 (26.00%) SoapUI
14 12 (24.00%) REST
15 11 (22.00%) Manual Testing
15 11 (22.00%) Degree
15 11 (22.00%) JSON
15 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
16 10 (20.00%) MySQL
16 10 (20.00%) Kanban
16 10 (20.00%) TestNG
16 10 (20.00%) JBehave
16 10 (20.00%) Test Strategy
16 10 (20.00%) Basecamp
16 10 (20.00%) Jenkins

Bugzilla
Co-occurring 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 4 (8.00%) Confluence
2 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Basecamp
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Wireless
2 5 (10.00%) Bluetooth
3 3 (6.00%) Broadband
3 3 (6.00%) Internet
3 3 (6.00%) NAS
4 2 (4.00%) 802.11
4 2 (4.00%) ADSL
4 2 (4.00%) IPv4
4 2 (4.00%) IPv6
4 2 (4.00%) SpaceWire
4 2 (4.00%) UPnP
4 2 (4.00%) VDSL
4 2 (4.00%) WAN
4 2 (4.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.00%) DVB
5 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) MySQL
2 9 (18.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (56.00%) Selenium
2 25 (50.00%) JIRA
3 24 (48.00%) Git (software)
3 24 (48.00%) Subversion
4 20 (40.00%) WebDriver
5 14 (28.00%) JUnit
6 13 (26.00%) Cucumber
6 13 (26.00%) SoapUI
7 10 (20.00%) JBehave
7 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 10 (20.00%) TestNG
8 9 (18.00%) Trac
9 4 (8.00%) GDB
9 4 (8.00%) GNU Toolchain
9 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (6.00%) Appium
10 3 (6.00%) ClearCase
10 3 (6.00%) ClearQuest
10 3 (6.00%) Redmine
11 2 (4.00%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Automotive
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Avionics
4 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Test Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Tester
4 4 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Developer
4 4 (8.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Development Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Java Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Development Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Software Validation Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) Web Services
2 12 (24.00%) REST
3 11 (22.00%) JSON
4 4 (8.00%) SOAP
5 3 (6.00%) RESTful
6 2 (4.00%) .NET
6 2 (4.00%) 802.1X
6 2 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (4.00%) JMS
6 2 (4.00%) jQuery
6 2 (4.00%) Spring
6 2 (4.00%) XML
7 1 (2.00%) DirectX
7 1 (2.00%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.00%) HTML
7 1 (2.00%) OpenGL
7 1 (2.00%) Unreal Engine
7 1 (2.00%) WCF
7 1 (2.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.00%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (8.00%) STB
5 3 (6.00%) Internet of Things
6 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.00%) User Experience
6 2 (4.00%) Wiki
7 1 (2.00%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.00%) Digital TV
7 1 (2.00%) IPTV
7 1 (2.00%) IVR
7 1 (2.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Linux
2 16 (32.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Unix
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) ThreadX
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Test Automation
2 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (32.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 11 (22.00%) Manual Testing
6 10 (20.00%) Kanban
6 10 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 9 (18.00%) Regression Testing
7 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
8 8 (16.00%) Defect Management
8 8 (16.00%) Scrum
9 7 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (14.00%) Requirements Management
9 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
10 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
10 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
11 5 (10.00%) Software Testing
12 4 (8.00%) Cross-Platform Development
12 4 (8.00%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) Java
2 16 (32.00%) Python
3 5 (10.00%) C
3 5 (10.00%) C++
3 5 (10.00%) Perl
4 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) Ruby
4 3 (6.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.00%) Tcl
5 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.00%) PHP
5 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.00%) ANSI C
6 1 (2.00%) C#
6 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) ECSS
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Firmware
2 3 (6.00%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (6.00%) Charles River
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.00%) HP
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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