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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 56 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 16 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.83% 1.56% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.03% 17.39% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 1
Average daily rate
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£385 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +47.72%
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
145 69 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.55% 8.97% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 53 42
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £46.25 £38.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% +10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 30 January 2015.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) PHP
3 11 (50.00%) MySQL
3 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (45.45%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) LAMP
5 8 (36.36%) Confluence
5 8 (36.36%) QA
5 8 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (31.82%) Scrum
6 7 (31.82%) Windows
6 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
7 6 (27.27%) DevOps
7 6 (27.27%) Citrix
7 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (27.27%) VMware
7 6 (27.27%) Samba
7 6 (27.27%) Debian
7 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (27.27%) Firewall
7 6 (27.27%) Apache
7 6 (27.27%) LDAP
7 6 (27.27%) VPN
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
7 6 (27.27%) Wiki
7 6 (27.27%) Subversion
7 6 (27.27%) Ruby

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (36.36%) Confluence
2 6 (27.27%) Apache
2 6 (27.27%) MediaWiki
2 6 (27.27%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
1 6 (27.27%) LDAP
1 6 (27.27%) VPN
2 5 (22.73%) Network Security
2 5 (22.73%) LAN
2 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 5 (22.73%) IPv6
2 5 (22.73%) IPsec
2 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
2 5 (22.73%) OSPF
2 5 (22.73%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
4 4 (18.18%) Redis
4 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
3 6 (27.27%) Subversion
3 6 (27.27%) Hudson
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.55%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) PHP Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Test Programme Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (4.55%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Business Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) LAMP
2 5 (22.73%) JSON
2 5 (22.73%) Symfony
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
3 4 (18.18%) XML
3 4 (18.18%) RESTful
3 4 (18.18%) Memcached
4 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) Doctrine
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Camel
4 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Wiki
2 5 (22.73%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (27.27%) Debian
3 6 (27.27%) Ubuntu
3 6 (27.27%) CentOS
4 4 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) DevOps
4 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
5 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
5 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
5 5 (22.73%) OO
5 5 (22.73%) Database Theory
5 5 (22.73%) Relational Database Theory
5 5 (22.73%) Build Automation
5 5 (22.73%) OO PHP
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (18.18%) MVC
6 4 (18.18%) Test Management
6 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) PHP
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) Ruby
3 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
3 5 (22.73%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PHP5
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Samba
1 6 (27.27%) Postfix
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (27.27%) XenServer
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
1 6 (27.27%) ZABBIX
2 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (18.18%) Salt
3 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Citrix
1 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
1 6 (27.27%) VMware
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) New Relic
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) Zend
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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