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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 54 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 16 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.89% 1.92% 3.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.84% 12.06% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 21
Median daily rate £405 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +6.57%
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
95 141 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.24% 15.95% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 95 87
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.72 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% +4.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £33.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £39.77 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Cucumber
3 13 (52.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) Selenium
4 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
4 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (48.00%) Rally
5 11 (44.00%) WebDriver
5 11 (44.00%) SpecFlow
5 11 (44.00%) Behat
5 11 (44.00%) Capybara
5 11 (44.00%) C#
5 11 (44.00%) Ruby
6 9 (36.00%) ISEB
7 8 (32.00%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (32.00%) OO
7 8 (32.00%) WATIR
7 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
7 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
7 8 (32.00%) Scrum
7 8 (32.00%) Software Delivery
8 7 (28.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.00%) Java
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle
9 5 (20.00%) JUnit
9 5 (20.00%) Spring
9 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Confluence
9 5 (20.00%) Kanban
10 4 (16.00%) Mockito

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 (20.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Cucumber
2 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (48.00%) Selenium
3 11 (44.00%) Capybara
3 11 (44.00%) SpecFlow
3 11 (44.00%) WebDriver
4 8 (32.00%) WATIR
5 5 (20.00%) JUnit
6 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (16.00%) Mockito
6 4 (16.00%) PhantomJS
7 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
8 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
8 1 (4.00%) Maven
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (4.00%) TestComplete
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Electronics
3 3 (12.00%) Games
3 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Change Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Test Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Change Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Project Change Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum Master
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) Behat
2 5 (20.00%) Spring
3 4 (16.00%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) Spring Boot
4 3 (12.00%) Thymeleaf
5 2 (8.00%) REST
5 2 (8.00%) SOAP
6 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (32.00%) GAP Analysis
3 8 (32.00%) OO
3 8 (32.00%) Scrum
3 8 (32.00%) Software Delivery
3 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Kanban
5 4 (16.00%) BDD
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) CRM
6 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) Time Management
7 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
7 2 (8.00%) User Stories
8 1 (4.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) Ruby
3 5 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) ISEB
2 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Rally
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Teradata
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