The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 30 31 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Contract jobs citing JIRA 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.65% 0.49% 1.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% 8.33% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£433 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Development Applications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
36 12 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 14.81% 5.91% 32.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 63
Average daily rate £365 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JIRA across the Basingstoke region.

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) API Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) DVB

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DVB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JMeter
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) OAT Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) STB
1 1 (16.67%) IPTV
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) API Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center