The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 91 109 106
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 35 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.45% 0.55% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.96% 5.13% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 9
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £246 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £446 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £359
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.18%
JIRA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
234 273 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.71% 10.75% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 149 137
Median daily rate £450 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £413 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.28%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Berkshire region.

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Reading +4 17 £450 +73.07% 2
Bracknell - 5 £506 - 2
Maidenhead -1 1 £250 -27.53%
Newbury - 1 £250 - 2
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (47.17%) Jenkins
3 21 (39.62%) Git (software)
3 21 (39.62%) Linux
4 18 (33.96%) DevOps
5 17 (32.08%) Java
6 16 (30.19%) .NET
7 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
7 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (28.30%) Confluence
8 14 (26.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (26.42%) MSBuild
8 14 (26.42%) C#
8 14 (26.42%) Scrum
9 13 (24.53%) Artifactory
9 13 (24.53%) Build Automation
9 13 (24.53%) NuGet
9 13 (24.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (22.64%) Telecoms
11 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (18.87%) Kanban
12 10 (18.87%) Unix
13 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
14 8 (15.09%) Windows
14 8 (15.09%) SQL
14 8 (15.09%) Retail
14 8 (15.09%) ISTQB
15 7 (13.21%) MySQL
15 7 (13.21%) Python
15 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 15 (28.30%) Confluence
2 3 (5.66%) Node.js
2 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) JBoss
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) nginx
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.77%) Trello
4 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) VLAN
2 2 (3.77%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.89%) H.323
3 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.89%) Network Security
3 1 (1.89%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) MySQL
2 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 25 (47.17%) Jenkins
2 21 (39.62%) Git (software)
3 14 (26.42%) MSBuild
3 14 (26.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (24.53%) Artifactory
4 13 (24.53%) NuGet
5 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.66%) JUnit
6 3 (5.66%) Maven
6 3 (5.66%) Selenium
6 3 (5.66%) Subversion
7 2 (3.77%) Ant
7 2 (3.77%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.89%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.89%) Grunt
8 1 (1.89%) JBehave
8 1 (1.89%) RSpec
8 1 (1.89%) Serena SBM
8 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (22.64%) Telecoms
2 8 (15.09%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Developer
2 9 (16.98%) Build Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Test Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Build Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Junior
6 4 (7.55%) Junior Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Tester
7 3 (5.66%) BSS Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.66%) OSS Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior BSS Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior OSS Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Smart Metering Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) .NET
2 7 (13.21%) REST
3 6 (11.32%) CSS
3 6 (11.32%) HTML
3 6 (11.32%) Spring
4 5 (9.43%) XML
5 3 (5.66%) CSS3
5 3 (5.66%) HTML5
5 3 (5.66%) jQuery
5 3 (5.66%) LESS
5 3 (5.66%) Sass
5 3 (5.66%) SOAP
5 3 (5.66%) Spring MVC
5 3 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (5.66%) Web Services
6 2 (3.77%) Ajax
6 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.77%) Backbone.js
6 2 (3.77%) jBPM
6 2 (3.77%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.66%) Smart Meter
1 3 (5.66%) User Experience
2 2 (3.77%) iPad
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) AS400
3 1 (1.89%) FMCG
3 1 (1.89%) iSeries
3 1 (1.89%) IVR
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Unix
3 8 (15.09%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Solaris
4 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.96%) DevOps
3 14 (26.42%) Scrum
4 13 (24.53%) Build Automation
4 13 (24.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (18.87%) Kanban
7 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
8 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
9 6 (11.32%) BDD
9 6 (11.32%) Project Management
9 6 (11.32%) Software Testing
9 6 (11.32%) TDD
9 6 (11.32%) User Stories
9 6 (11.32%) V-Model
10 5 (9.43%) Coaching
10 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.43%) Pair Programming
10 5 (9.43%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (9.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) Java
2 14 (26.42%) C#
3 8 (15.09%) SQL
4 7 (13.21%) Python
5 5 (9.43%) Ruby
6 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.66%) Perl
8 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.77%) C++
9 1 (1.89%) C
9 1 (1.89%) C-shell
9 1 (1.89%) Delphi
9 1 (1.89%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) ISTQB
2 6 (11.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) Degree
5 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) ISEB
7 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) vSphere
3 2 (3.77%) Docker
4 1 (1.89%) NFS
4 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) Ansible
2 1 (1.89%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.89%) Nagios
2 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) Scalr
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) VMware
3 4 (7.55%) HP
4 3 (5.66%) LANDesk
4 3 (5.66%) Twitter
5 2 (3.77%) hybris
6 1 (1.89%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.89%) ATG
6 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.89%) NetApp
6 1 (1.89%) Pega
6 1 (1.89%) Perforce
6 1 (1.89%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.89%) Rally
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) Seapine
6 1 (1.89%) Serena
6 1 (1.89%) Splunk
6 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
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