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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 56 62 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing JIRA 16 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.77% 1.12% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.25% 11.36% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 3
Median daily rate £444 £588 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.46% +51.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.62%
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
173 88 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.16% 9.87% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 63 96
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 1
Median hourly rate £41.75 £41.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.82% +17.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Scrum
3 11 (39.29%) Rally
4 9 (32.14%) Software Delivery
5 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 8 (28.57%) SQL
6 7 (25.00%) C#
6 7 (25.00%) Project Management
6 7 (25.00%) QA
6 7 (25.00%) Time Management
7 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
7 6 (21.43%) Velocity
7 6 (21.43%) Selenium
7 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 6 (21.43%) ISEB
7 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 5 (17.86%) OO
8 5 (17.86%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (17.86%) Ruby
8 5 (17.86%) Statistics
8 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
8 5 (17.86%) WATIR
8 5 (17.86%) Web Development
8 5 (17.86%) SpecFlow
8 5 (17.86%) Behat
8 5 (17.86%) Product Management
8 5 (17.86%) WebDriver
8 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
8 5 (17.86%) Capybara

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 3 (10.71%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.57%) BGP
2 1 (3.57%) HSRP
2 1 (3.57%) MPLS
2 1 (3.57%) OSPF
2 1 (3.57%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 6 (21.43%) Selenium
3 5 (17.86%) Capybara
3 5 (17.86%) SpecFlow
3 5 (17.86%) WATIR
3 5 (17.86%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
4 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (3.57%) JUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Maven
5 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.57%) TestComplete
5 1 (3.57%) TestRail
General
1 4 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Scrum Master
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Scrum Master
4 3 (10.71%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Coach
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Velocity
2 5 (17.86%) Behat
3 3 (10.71%) REST
3 3 (10.71%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) .NET
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) Doctrine
4 2 (7.14%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) Symfony
4 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) JSON
5 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Statistics
1 5 (17.86%) User Experience
2 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Scrum
3 9 (32.14%) Software Delivery
4 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 7 (25.00%) Time Management
5 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.86%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) OO
6 5 (17.86%) Product Management
6 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
6 5 (17.86%) Web Development
7 4 (14.29%) Kanban
7 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 3 (10.71%) SDLC
8 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
9 2 (7.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) Ruby
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISEB
2 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Rally
2 2 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) SAP