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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 50 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 19 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.18% 1.81% 2.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.19% 12.60% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 17
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £443 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
99 127 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.35% 14.33% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 86 79
Median daily rate £388 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.04 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.74% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £40.00 £35.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -2.11%

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 6 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 6 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 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 10 (35.71%) Selenium
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) Scrum
3 10 (35.71%) Rally
4 9 (32.14%) SpecFlow
4 9 (32.14%) Behat
4 9 (32.14%) Capybara
4 9 (32.14%) C#
4 9 (32.14%) Ruby
4 9 (32.14%) WebDriver
4 9 (32.14%) Confluence
5 8 (28.57%) OO
5 8 (28.57%) ISEB
6 7 (25.00%) Java
6 7 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (21.43%) Spring
7 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
7 6 (21.43%) WATIR
7 6 (21.43%) Software Delivery
8 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
8 5 (17.86%) Marketing
8 5 (17.86%) BDD
8 5 (17.86%) Oracle
8 5 (17.86%) JUnit

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 9 (32.14%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) GSM
1 1 (3.57%) Network Security
1 1 (3.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (35.71%) Selenium
3 9 (32.14%) Capybara
3 9 (32.14%) SpecFlow
3 9 (32.14%) WebDriver
4 6 (21.43%) WATIR
5 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
5 5 (17.86%) JUnit
6 4 (14.29%) Mockito
6 4 (14.29%) PhantomJS
7 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.57%) Android Studio
8 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
8 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
8 1 (3.57%) Subversion
8 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) Electronics
3 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.14%) Games
5 1 (3.57%) Advertising
5 1 (3.57%) Automotive
5 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Change Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Test Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Change Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Behat
2 6 (21.43%) Spring
3 4 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 3 (10.71%) jQuery
4 3 (10.71%) Spring Boot
4 3 (10.71%) Thymeleaf
5 2 (7.14%) JSON
5 2 (7.14%) REST
5 2 (7.14%) SOAP
6 1 (3.57%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.57%) J2EE
6 1 (3.57%) J2ME
6 1 (3.57%) J2SE
6 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (3.57%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Scrum
2 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 8 (28.57%) OO
4 6 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
4 6 (21.43%) Software Delivery
4 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 5 (17.86%) BDD
6 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (14.29%) Kanban
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) CRM
7 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.71%) SDLC
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) Open Source
8 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) Ruby
3 7 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) ISEB
2 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.57%) logstash
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
1 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
1 1 (3.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Rally
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.57%) BMC
4 1 (3.57%) CA
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.57%) Splunk
4 1 (3.57%) Teradata