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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 62 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 12 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.40% 1.29% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.76% 12.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £180.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-77.77% +958.82%
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
137 91 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.02% 10.71% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 72 51
Average daily rate £400 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £46.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +29.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +6.47%

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 5 March 2015.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) PHP
3 13 (54.17%) MySQL
4 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (45.83%) Linux
6 9 (37.50%) LAMP
6 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (37.50%) Confluence
6 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 8 (33.33%) Subversion
7 8 (33.33%) QA
7 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (33.33%) Windows
8 7 (29.17%) LDAP
8 7 (29.17%) Apache
8 7 (29.17%) VPN
8 7 (29.17%) SQL
8 7 (29.17%) Scrum
8 7 (29.17%) VMware
8 7 (29.17%) Samba
8 7 (29.17%) Debian
8 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (29.17%) Firewall
8 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (29.17%) Citrix
8 7 (29.17%) Wiki
8 7 (29.17%) Ruby
8 7 (29.17%) Ubuntu

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 9 (37.50%) Confluence
2 7 (29.17%) Apache
2 7 (29.17%) nginx
2 7 (29.17%) MediaWiki
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) LDAP
1 7 (29.17%) VPN
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) Network Security
2 6 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (25.00%) OSPF
2 6 (25.00%) BGP
2 6 (25.00%) IPv6
2 6 (25.00%) IPsec
2 6 (25.00%) LAN
2 6 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) MySQL
2 8 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (16.67%) Redis
4 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 8 (33.33%) Subversion
4 7 (29.17%) Hudson
5 3 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.17%) PHPUnit
6 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) PHP Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Programme Test Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Test Programme Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Programme Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Business Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) QA Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) LAMP
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) XML
2 5 (20.83%) JSON
2 5 (20.83%) Symfony
3 4 (16.67%) RESTful
3 4 (16.67%) Memcached
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Camel
5 1 (4.17%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Wiki
2 5 (20.83%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (29.17%) Debian
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (29.17%) Ubuntu
3 7 (29.17%) CentOS
4 4 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (29.17%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (29.17%) DevOps
5 6 (25.00%) Build Automation
5 6 (25.00%) Database Theory
5 6 (25.00%) Relational Database Theory
5 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (20.83%) OO
6 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
6 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 5 (20.83%) OO PHP
7 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Test Management
7 4 (16.67%) Time Management
7 4 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) PHP
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Ruby
3 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Samba
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (29.17%) Postfix
1 7 (29.17%) XenServer
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Puppet
1 7 (29.17%) ZABBIX
2 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (20.83%) Salt
3 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) VMware
1 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
1 7 (29.17%) Citrix
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) New Relic
4 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Adobe
5 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Zend
5 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
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