The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Berkshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 97 122 128
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +6
Contract jobs citing JIRA 23 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.92% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.62% 1.65% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 6
Average daily rate
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£388 £370 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -15.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £346 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £394 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-24.00% -
Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
198 242 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.90% 9.92% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 116 82
Average daily rate £335 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £28.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
JIRA
South East

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +13 7 £388 +4.72%
Maidenhead - 2 - - 1
Newbury - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £330 - 1
Windsor - - - -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (58.97%) Scrum
2 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (41.03%) Java
4 15 (38.46%) E-Commerce
5 14 (35.90%) XML
5 14 (35.90%) Confluence
6 13 (33.33%) jQuery
6 13 (33.33%) MVC
6 13 (33.33%) Subversion
7 12 (30.77%) Ajax
7 12 (30.77%) B2C
7 12 (30.77%) Unit Testing
8 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
9 10 (25.64%) HTML
9 10 (25.64%) JUnit
10 9 (23.08%) SQL
10 9 (23.08%) UNIX
10 9 (23.08%) Spring
10 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
11 8 (20.51%) hybris
11 8 (20.51%) Finance
11 8 (20.51%) CSS
11 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
11 8 (20.51%) J2EE
11 8 (20.51%) Tomcat
12 7 (17.95%) MySQL
12 7 (17.95%) Marketing
12 7 (17.95%) Selenium
13 6 (15.38%) Integration Testing
13 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (35.90%) Confluence
2 8 (20.51%) Tomcat
3 6 (15.38%) Apache
3 6 (15.38%) CMS
4 4 (10.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (7.69%) Drupal
6 2 (5.13%) Liferay
6 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.56%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Magento
2 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) GitHub
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) LDAP
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) SSH
1 1 (2.56%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Subversion
2 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
3 10 (25.64%) JUnit
4 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 7 (17.95%) Selenium
6 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (7.69%) Maven
7 3 (7.69%) IntelliJ
7 3 (7.69%) JMeter
7 3 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (7.69%) Gradle
7 3 (7.69%) Zephyr
8 2 (5.13%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
8 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
8 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.56%) Hudson
9 1 (2.56%) Robotium
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Marketing
3 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.26%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) French Language
5 1 (2.56%) Electronics
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Lead Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Web Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Test Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) XML
2 13 (33.33%) jQuery
3 12 (30.77%) Ajax
4 10 (25.64%) HTML
5 9 (23.08%) Spring
6 8 (20.51%) J2EE
6 8 (20.51%) CSS
7 6 (15.38%) JSP
7 6 (15.38%) XSD
7 6 (15.38%) Spring MVC
8 5 (12.82%) WCF
8 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
8 5 (12.82%) .NET
9 4 (10.26%) Web Services
9 4 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (7.69%) OSGi
10 3 (7.69%) SOAP
10 3 (7.69%) XHTML
11 2 (5.13%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Open Source
2 2 (5.13%) Wiki
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) DTV
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) UNIX
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Android
3 2 (5.13%) Solaris
3 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) AIX
4 1 (2.56%) CentOS
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Scrum
2 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 13 (33.33%) MVC
5 12 (30.77%) B2C
5 12 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Integration Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 6 (15.38%) Migration
6 6 (15.38%) OO
6 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.82%) Kanban
7 5 (12.82%) User Stories
7 5 (12.82%) TDD
8 4 (10.26%) Web Development
8 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.26%) DSDM
8 4 (10.26%) B2B
8 4 (10.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) Java
2 9 (23.08%) SQL
3 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (5.13%) Korn
5 2 (5.13%) Groovy
5 2 (5.13%) Scala
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (2.56%) C-shell
6 1 (2.56%) PHP5
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) NFS
1 1 (2.56%) Xen
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.56%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Nagios
1 1 (2.56%) YUM
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) hybris
2 4 (10.26%) Open Text
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Sitecore
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) Demandware
4 2 (5.13%) ATG
5 1 (2.56%) Perforce
5 1 (2.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.56%) Google
5 1 (2.56%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.56%) Vignette
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) Sun
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) BEA
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