The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 57 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 19 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.06% 1.42% 1.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.52% 11.40% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 11
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £310 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £50.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +28.20%
JIRA
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
165 114 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.90% 12.42% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 80 87
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £330 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £41.75 £41.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.82% +22.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Bristol region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Scrum
2 14 (38.89%) Rally
3 12 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
4 11 (30.56%) SQL
5 10 (27.78%) C#
5 10 (27.78%) Software Delivery
6 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 9 (25.00%) Selenium
7 8 (22.22%) WebDriver
7 8 (22.22%) Capybara
7 8 (22.22%) SpecFlow
7 8 (22.22%) Behat
7 8 (22.22%) Ruby
8 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
8 7 (19.44%) ISEB
8 7 (19.44%) Project Management
8 7 (19.44%) Time Management
8 7 (19.44%) QA
9 6 (16.67%) Velocity
9 6 (16.67%) WATIR
9 6 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (16.67%) OO
9 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 6 (16.67%) ISTQB
9 6 (16.67%) Marketing
10 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
10 5 (13.89%) Finance
10 5 (13.89%) HTML

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (13.89%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.78%) BGP
2 1 (2.78%) HSRP
2 1 (2.78%) MPLS
2 1 (2.78%) OSPF
2 1 (2.78%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Big Data
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
3 9 (25.00%) Selenium
4 8 (22.22%) Capybara
4 8 (22.22%) SpecFlow
4 8 (22.22%) WebDriver
5 6 (16.67%) WATIR
6 4 (11.11%) JUnit
7 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (8.33%) Mockito
7 3 (8.33%) PhantomJS
8 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
8 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
9 1 (2.78%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (2.78%) Maven
9 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.78%) TestComplete
9 1 (2.78%) TestRail
General
1 6 (16.67%) Marketing
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Electronics
3 3 (8.33%) Games
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Automotive
4 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Scrum Master
2 5 (13.89%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Developer
2 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Agile Scrum Master
4 3 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Change Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Test Automation Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Behat
2 6 (16.67%) Velocity
3 5 (13.89%) HTML
4 3 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (8.33%) jQuery
4 3 (8.33%) REST
4 3 (8.33%) SOAP
4 3 (8.33%) Spring
4 3 (8.33%) Spring Boot
4 3 (8.33%) Thymeleaf
5 2 (5.56%) .NET
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 2 (5.56%) Doctrine
5 2 (5.56%) Symfony
5 2 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (2.78%) JSON
6 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Statistics
1 5 (13.89%) User Experience
2 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Scrum
3 10 (27.78%) Software Delivery
4 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
5 7 (19.44%) Time Management
6 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 6 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (16.67%) OO
7 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Product Management
7 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
7 5 (13.89%) Web Development
8 4 (11.11%) Kanban
8 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 3 (8.33%) BDD
9 3 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (8.33%) SDLC
9 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) Ruby
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) ISEB
2 6 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Rally
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Teradata