The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 99 122 120
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 25 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.00% 0.16% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.20% 1.61% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 6
Average daily rate
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£388 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £352 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £47.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +137.50%
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
205 249 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.18% 9.90% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 125 85
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Average hourly rate £29.50 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.50% +42.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 4 £388 -3.12% 1
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Slough - 2 £311 - 1
Newbury - 1 - -
Windsor - - - -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 26 (60.47%) Scrum
2 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (41.86%) E-Commerce
4 17 (39.53%) Java
5 16 (37.21%) XML
5 16 (37.21%) Subversion
6 15 (34.88%) MVC
6 15 (34.88%) Confluence
7 14 (32.56%) B2C
7 14 (32.56%) jQuery
8 13 (30.23%) Ajax
9 12 (27.91%) HTML
9 12 (27.91%) Jenkins
10 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
10 10 (23.26%) JUnit
10 10 (23.26%) Spring
10 10 (23.26%) Marketing
10 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
10 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
11 9 (20.93%) CSS
11 9 (20.93%) UNIX
11 9 (20.93%) Tomcat
11 9 (20.93%) Finance
12 8 (18.60%) J2EE
12 8 (18.60%) MySQL
12 8 (18.60%) Apache
12 8 (18.60%) Migration
12 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
12 8 (18.60%) hybris
12 8 (18.60%) User Stories

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (34.88%) Confluence
2 9 (20.93%) Tomcat
3 8 (18.60%) Apache
4 7 (16.28%) CMS
5 4 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (9.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (6.98%) Liferay
6 3 (6.98%) Drupal
7 2 (4.65%) Alfresco
7 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.33%) WordPress
8 1 (2.33%) Joomla!
8 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Magento
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) GitHub
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) LDAP
1 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) SSH
1 1 (2.33%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) MySQL
2 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Subversion
2 12 (27.91%) Jenkins
3 10 (23.26%) JUnit
3 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (11.63%) Selenium
5 4 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (9.30%) Gradle
5 4 (9.30%) IntelliJ
6 3 (6.98%) JMeter
6 3 (6.98%) Maven
6 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
6 3 (6.98%) Zephyr
7 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.33%) Hudson
8 1 (2.33%) FishEye
8 1 (2.33%) Robotium
8 1 (2.33%) Ant
General
1 10 (23.26%) Marketing
2 9 (20.93%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) French Language
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
5 2 (4.65%) Electronics
5 2 (4.65%) Legal
6 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Hybris Developer
5 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Lead Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Test Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.98%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Configuration Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Test Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) XML
2 14 (32.56%) jQuery
3 13 (30.23%) Ajax
4 12 (27.91%) HTML
5 10 (23.26%) Spring
6 9 (20.93%) CSS
7 8 (18.60%) J2EE
8 6 (13.95%) JSP
8 6 (13.95%) XSD
8 6 (13.95%) Spring MVC
9 5 (11.63%) WCF
9 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
9 5 (11.63%) .NET
10 4 (9.30%) SOAP
10 4 (9.30%) XHTML
10 4 (9.30%) Web Services
10 4 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (6.98%) OSGi
11 3 (6.98%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Open Source
2 2 (4.65%) Wiki
3 1 (2.33%) DTV
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) UNIX
2 3 (6.98%) Solaris
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Android
3 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) Windows
4 1 (2.33%) AIX
4 1 (2.33%) CentOS
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Scrum
2 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (41.86%) E-Commerce
4 15 (34.88%) MVC
5 14 (32.56%) B2C
6 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
7 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
7 8 (18.60%) Migration
7 8 (18.60%) User Stories
8 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (16.28%) OO
9 6 (13.95%) B2B
9 6 (13.95%) TDD
9 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing
10 5 (11.63%) Kanban
10 5 (11.63%) Functional Testing
11 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
11 4 (9.30%) BDD
11 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (9.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) Java
2 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.28%) SQL
4 4 (9.30%) C#
5 3 (6.98%) PHP
5 3 (6.98%) Groovy
5 3 (6.98%) Scala
6 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.65%) Korn
6 2 (4.65%) PHP5
7 1 (2.33%) PHP4
7 1 (2.33%) C
7 1 (2.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (2.33%) C-shell
7 1 (2.33%) C++
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.33%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) NFS
1 1 (2.33%) Xen
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.33%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Nagios
1 1 (2.33%) YUM
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) hybris
2 4 (9.30%) Open Text
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.98%) Adobe
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) ATG
4 2 (4.65%) Demandware
4 2 (4.65%) GigaSpaces
4 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.33%) Perforce
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) Vignette
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) Sun
5 1 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) Dell
Berkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 24 days ago