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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 91 105 94
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing JIRA 24 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.09% 0.75% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.49% 8.68% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 16
Median daily rate £413 £350 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.62%
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
253 219 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.50% 8.69% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 138 100
Median daily rate £413 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +16.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Bracknell - 7 £500 -
Reading +21 4 £338 -3.57% 3
Slough +4 4 £316 -35.28%
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (67.31%) Jenkins
3 28 (53.85%) Scrum
4 26 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 23 (44.23%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (40.38%) TDD
6 21 (40.38%) Java
7 20 (38.46%) Confluence
8 18 (34.62%) Kanban
8 18 (34.62%) Pair Programming
9 17 (32.69%) User Stories
10 16 (30.77%) DevOps
11 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
12 13 (25.00%) Linux
12 13 (25.00%) Retail
13 12 (23.08%) Telecoms
13 12 (23.08%) Waterfall
14 11 (21.15%) BDD
14 11 (21.15%) Open Source
14 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
14 11 (21.15%) HTML
15 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
15 10 (19.23%) .NET
15 10 (19.23%) Web Services
15 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (19.23%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 10 (19.23%) REST
16 9 (17.31%) High Availability
16 9 (17.31%) CSS3
16 9 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server

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 20 (38.46%) Confluence
2 7 (13.46%) Apache
3 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.85%) Alfresco
4 2 (3.85%) Liferay
4 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.85%) MS Project
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (13.46%) Amazon Kinesis
3 7 (13.46%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.85%) GitHub
4 2 (3.85%) Trello
5 1 (1.92%) Basecamp
5 1 (1.92%) IaaS
5 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) VLAN
2 2 (3.85%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.92%) LDAP
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (67.31%) Jenkins
2 26 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (13.46%) Gatling
5 6 (11.54%) Artifactory
5 6 (11.54%) MSBuild
5 6 (11.54%) NuGet
6 4 (7.69%) Selenium
6 4 (7.69%) Subversion
7 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.77%) JUnit
7 3 (5.77%) Maven
8 2 (3.85%) Gradle
8 2 (3.85%) Hamcrest
8 2 (3.85%) Hudson
8 2 (3.85%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.85%) Mockito
8 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (25.00%) Retail
2 12 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Developer
2 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
2 7 (13.46%) Senior Test Engineer
2 7 (13.46%) Test Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Applications Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Build Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Security Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (7.69%) BSS Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) OSS Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Scrum Master
5 4 (7.69%) Senior BSS Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Build Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Senior OSS Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Tester
5 4 (7.69%) Web Applications Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Web Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Smart Metering Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) HTML
2 10 (19.23%) .NET
2 10 (19.23%) REST
2 10 (19.23%) Web Services
3 9 (17.31%) CSS
3 9 (17.31%) CSS3
3 9 (17.31%) HTML5
4 8 (15.38%) J2EE
4 8 (15.38%) Node.js
5 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
5 7 (13.46%) LESS
5 7 (13.46%) RESTful
5 7 (13.46%) Sass
6 5 (9.62%) JSP
7 4 (7.69%) Spring
8 3 (5.77%) jQuery
9 2 (3.85%) JAX-RS
9 2 (3.85%) JSR 168
9 2 (3.85%) React
9 2 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Cryptography
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.77%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) IVR
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 7 (13.46%) Unix
4 3 (5.77%) Android
4 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.85%) Solaris
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (53.85%) Scrum
3 23 (44.23%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (40.38%) TDD
5 18 (34.62%) Kanban
5 18 (34.62%) Pair Programming
6 17 (32.69%) User Stories
7 16 (30.77%) DevOps
8 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
9 12 (23.08%) Waterfall
10 11 (21.15%) BDD
10 11 (21.15%) Open Source
10 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
11 10 (19.23%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 9 (17.31%) High Availability
13 8 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (15.38%) Performance Testing
14 7 (13.46%) Software Delivery
14 7 (13.46%) Test Management
14 7 (13.46%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) Java
2 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.38%) C#
3 8 (15.38%) SQL
4 4 (7.69%) Groovy
4 4 (7.69%) Scala
5 2 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.92%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 7 (13.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (5.77%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) ISEB
5 1 (1.92%) PMP
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) vSphere
2 2 (3.85%) NFS
3 1 (1.92%) iptables
3 1 (1.92%) Postfix
3 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.85%) Ansible
2 2 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.92%) Terraform
3 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) GigaSpaces
4 2 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe
5 1 (1.92%) Alterian
5 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.92%) NetApp
5 1 (1.92%) Pega
5 1 (1.92%) Percona
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Sonatype
5 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
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