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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 59 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 14 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.56% 2.00% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.94% 15.09% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.00%
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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
128 106 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.27% 13.23% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 83 31
Average daily rate £375 £375 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 3 August 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 3 August 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 (46.67%) Selenium
2 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
3 11 (36.67%) SDLC
3 11 (36.67%) Test Automation
3 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) PHP
4 10 (33.33%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) Confluence
4 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (30.00%) Ruby
5 9 (30.00%) Linux
6 8 (26.67%) MySQL
6 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 8 (26.67%) Scrum
6 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
6 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
6 8 (26.67%) DevOps
6 8 (26.67%) Puppet
7 7 (23.33%) Cucumber
7 7 (23.33%) REST
7 7 (23.33%) iptables
7 7 (23.33%) nginx
8 6 (20.00%) ZABBIX
8 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Load Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (20.00%) Subversion
8 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Regression Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 10 (33.33%) Confluence
2 7 (23.33%) nginx
3 6 (20.00%) Apache
4 5 (16.67%) MediaWiki
5 3 (10.00%) IIS
5 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.33%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) LDAP
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) VPN
3 4 (13.33%) IPsec
3 4 (13.33%) IPv6
3 4 (13.33%) OSPF
4 3 (10.00%) SSH
5 2 (6.67%) Network Security
5 2 (6.67%) OpenVPN
5 2 (6.67%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) BGP
5 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
5 2 (6.67%) LAN
5 2 (6.67%) WAN
5 2 (6.67%) DHCP
6 1 (3.33%) HTTP
6 1 (3.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (26.67%) MySQL
3 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.67%) MariaDB
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Selenium
2 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (23.33%) Cucumber
5 6 (20.00%) GitLab
5 6 (20.00%) Subversion
6 5 (16.67%) Hudson
7 4 (13.33%) Behat
7 4 (13.33%) PhpStorm
7 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 4 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (6.67%) TestNG
8 2 (6.67%) JUnit
8 2 (6.67%) RSpec
9 1 (3.33%) JBehave
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (3.33%) Toad
9 1 (3.33%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Developer
1 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (3.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (3.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Environment Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (3.33%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Test Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) REST
2 5 (16.67%) SOAP
2 5 (16.67%) JSON
3 4 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 4 (13.33%) Apache Camel
4 3 (10.00%) XML
4 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 3 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (6.67%) LAMP
5 2 (6.67%) MCollective
6 1 (3.33%) Spring
6 1 (3.33%) Ajax
6 1 (3.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Wiki
2 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (16.67%) Debian
3 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 5 (16.67%) CentOS
4 2 (6.67%) SmartOS
4 2 (6.67%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (36.67%) Test Automation
1 11 (36.67%) SDLC
2 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
3 8 (26.67%) DevOps
3 8 (26.67%) Scrum
4 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (20.00%) SOA
4 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 5 (16.67%) BDD
5 5 (16.67%) Build Automation
5 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) PHP
2 10 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) Ruby
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) Perl
6 2 (6.67%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) iptables
2 5 (16.67%) Samba
2 5 (16.67%) Postfix
3 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.67%) Btrfs
4 2 (6.67%) XenServer
4 2 (6.67%) Varnish
4 2 (6.67%) vCloud
4 2 (6.67%) KVM
4 2 (6.67%) Docker
4 2 (6.67%) LXC
4 2 (6.67%) Snort
4 2 (6.67%) Squid
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Puppet
2 6 (20.00%) ZABBIX
3 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.67%) HAProxy
4 2 (6.67%) Ansible
4 2 (6.67%) CFEngine
4 2 (6.67%) Salt
4 2 (6.67%) systemd
4 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
4 2 (6.67%) Nessus
5 1 (3.33%) Zenoss
5 1 (3.33%) logstash
5 1 (3.33%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.33%) BMC
5 1 (3.33%) CA
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) Splunk
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