The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 32 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.83% 1.44% -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
JIRA
East Sussex

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

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
22 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 9.17% 15.79% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 12
Average daily rate £363 £405 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.49% +29.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Hudson
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Gradle
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Rally
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) jMock
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Analyst Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum Master
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Velocity
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Groovy
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) Rally