The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bristol region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 56 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 17 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.79% 0.15% -
As % of the Development Applications category 15.89% 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -57.50%
Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
107 65 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.28% 9.89% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 45 59
Average daily rate £330 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
JIRA
South West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Scrum
3 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (38.71%) Subversion
5 11 (35.48%) Linux
5 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
6 10 (32.26%) Java
7 9 (29.03%) UNIX
8 8 (25.81%) Apache
8 8 (25.81%) JUnit
8 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
9 7 (22.58%) ISEB
9 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
9 7 (22.58%) Selenium
9 7 (22.58%) Release Management
9 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
10 6 (19.35%) Confluence
10 6 (19.35%) Information Architecture
10 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
10 6 (19.35%) Spring
10 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
10 6 (19.35%) Back Office
11 5 (16.13%) Project Management
11 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
11 5 (16.13%) MySQL
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle
11 5 (16.13%) TDD
11 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
12 4 (12.90%) Postfix

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (25.81%) Apache
2 6 (19.35%) Confluence
3 4 (12.90%) nginx
3 4 (12.90%) Apache Solr
3 4 (12.90%) Mule
3 4 (12.90%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (9.68%) MediaWiki
5 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) VPN
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) IPsec
2 3 (9.68%) EIGRP
2 3 (9.68%) OSPF
2 3 (9.68%) BGP
2 3 (9.68%) IPv6
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
2 3 (9.68%) LDAP
2 3 (9.68%) Network Security
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) MarkLogic
3 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Subversion
2 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
3 8 (25.81%) JUnit
4 7 (22.58%) Selenium
4 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
5 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
6 3 (9.68%) Hudson
6 3 (9.68%) Maven
6 3 (9.68%) TestNG
7 2 (6.45%) JMeter
8 1 (3.23%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
8 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (19.35%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Tester
1 7 (22.58%) Deployment Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Release Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Test Manager
5 3 (9.68%) UAT Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Spring
2 4 (12.90%) Grails
2 4 (12.90%) XML
2 4 (12.90%) LAMP
2 4 (12.90%) Spring Integration
3 2 (6.45%) jQuery
3 2 (6.45%) Spring MVC
3 2 (6.45%) Ajax
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
3 2 (6.45%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) JSP
3 2 (6.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) UNIX
3 4 (12.90%) Debian
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.68%) Windows
4 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.23%) SUSE
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Scrum
3 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
5 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
5 7 (22.58%) Release Management
5 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Information Architecture
6 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
6 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Project Management
7 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
7 5 (16.13%) TDD
8 3 (9.68%) User Stories
8 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
8 3 (9.68%) BDD
8 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (9.68%) Refactoring
8 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
2 4 (12.90%) Ruby
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) Perl
3 3 (9.68%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Postfix
1 4 (12.90%) Samba
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) ZABBIX
3 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) hybris
4 2 (6.45%) HP
Bristol, Avon
Experis IT
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago