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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 52 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 17 26 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.95% 3.16% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.14% 25.24% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £38.25 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -17.29%
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
140 103 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.07% 12.53% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 78 16
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 0
Average hourly rate £36.72 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.62% +0.40%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (36.67%) Confluence
3 11 (36.67%) Test Scripting
3 11 (36.67%) PHP
3 11 (36.67%) MySQL
4 10 (33.33%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) Linux
4 10 (33.33%) Subversion
4 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 10 (33.33%) SDLC
5 9 (30.00%) DevOps
5 9 (30.00%) iptables
5 9 (30.00%) MediaWiki
5 9 (30.00%) Puppet
5 9 (30.00%) Hudson
5 9 (30.00%) ZABBIX
5 9 (30.00%) Postfix
5 9 (30.00%) nginx
5 9 (30.00%) Ruby
5 9 (30.00%) CentOS
5 9 (30.00%) Ubuntu
5 9 (30.00%) Wiki
5 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (30.00%) Apache
5 9 (30.00%) Windows
5 9 (30.00%) LDAP
5 9 (30.00%) VPN

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 11 (36.67%) Confluence
2 9 (30.00%) MediaWiki
2 9 (30.00%) Apache
2 9 (30.00%) nginx
3 4 (13.33%) IIS
3 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) VPN
1 9 (30.00%) LDAP
1 9 (30.00%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) IPsec
2 5 (16.67%) Network Security
2 5 (16.67%) LAN
2 5 (16.67%) WAN
2 5 (16.67%) IPv6
2 5 (16.67%) OSPF
2 5 (16.67%) BGP
2 5 (16.67%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (36.67%) MySQL
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
5 4 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (33.33%) Subversion
2 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (30.00%) Hudson
4 8 (26.67%) Selenium
5 5 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (6.67%) TestNG
6 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
6 2 (6.67%) JUnit
7 1 (3.33%) Toad
7 1 (3.33%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) LAMP
1 5 (16.67%) JSON
2 4 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Camel
3 2 (6.67%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) REST
3 2 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) Symfony
4 1 (3.33%) RESTful
4 1 (3.33%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Wiki
2 5 (16.67%) Clustering
2 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (13.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (30.00%) Debian
2 9 (30.00%) Ubuntu
2 9 (30.00%) CentOS
2 9 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Test Scripting
4 10 (33.33%) SDLC
5 9 (30.00%) DevOps
5 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 8 (26.67%) Build Automation
6 8 (26.67%) Scrum
7 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (16.67%) Load Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 5 (16.67%) Automation Testing
8 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Database Theory
8 5 (16.67%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) PHP
2 10 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) Ruby
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
5 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.67%) T-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 5 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Samba
1 9 (30.00%) Postfix
1 9 (30.00%) iptables
2 6 (20.00%) XenServer
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) ZABBIX
1 9 (30.00%) Puppet
2 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (13.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
2 6 (20.00%) Citrix
3 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) New Relic
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