The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 54 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 16 26 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.85% 3.17% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.59% 24.53% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.83%
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
138 106 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 15.94% 12.91% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 82 17
Average daily rate £375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 0
Average hourly rate £37.39 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (43.33%) Selenium
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (40.00%) PHP
3 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (36.67%) Test Automation
3 11 (36.67%) SDLC
4 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (30.00%) Confluence
6 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Subversion
6 8 (26.67%) Ruby
6 8 (26.67%) Java
6 8 (26.67%) MySQL
7 7 (23.33%) Windows
7 7 (23.33%) Linux
7 7 (23.33%) Apache
7 7 (23.33%) LDAP
7 7 (23.33%) VPN
7 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
7 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (23.33%) Firewall
7 7 (23.33%) Samba
7 7 (23.33%) Debian
7 7 (23.33%) Ubuntu
7 7 (23.33%) QA
7 7 (23.33%) Wiki
7 7 (23.33%) Scrum

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (30.00%) Confluence
2 7 (23.33%) MediaWiki
2 7 (23.33%) Apache
2 7 (23.33%) nginx
3 4 (13.33%) IIS
3 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) VPN
1 7 (23.33%) LDAP
1 7 (23.33%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) IPsec
2 3 (10.00%) Network Security
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) IPv6
2 3 (10.00%) OSPF
2 3 (10.00%) BGP
2 3 (10.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (26.67%) MySQL
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Selenium
2 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (26.67%) Subversion
5 7 (23.33%) Cucumber
5 7 (23.33%) Hudson
6 4 (13.33%) Behat
6 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
6 4 (13.33%) PhpStorm
6 4 (13.33%) GitLab
7 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.67%) TestNG
7 2 (6.67%) JUnit
8 1 (3.33%) Toad
8 1 (3.33%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Business Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Test Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) JSON
1 4 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (13.33%) Apache Camel
2 2 (6.67%) LAMP
2 2 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Wiki
2 5 (16.67%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
1 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (23.33%) Debian
1 7 (23.33%) Ubuntu
1 7 (23.33%) CentOS
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (36.67%) Test Automation
2 11 (36.67%) SDLC
3 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (23.33%) DevOps
5 7 (23.33%) Scrum
6 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Build Automation
6 6 (20.00%) Load Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
7 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (13.33%) SOA
8 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (13.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) PHP
2 8 (26.67%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) Ruby
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) Perl
5 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Samba
1 7 (23.33%) Postfix
1 7 (23.33%) iptables
2 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) XenServer
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) ZABBIX
1 7 (23.33%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
5 2 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) Adobe
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