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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 52 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 16 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.01% 0.18% -
As % of the Development Applications category 15.24% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £328
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-24.00% -
Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
105 43 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.17% 7.88% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 31 33
Average daily rate £375 £336 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £45.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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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 30 July 2014.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (43.90%) Java
3 18 (43.90%) MySQL
3 18 (43.90%) Confluence
4 17 (41.46%) Subversion
5 16 (39.02%) Data Modelling
6 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
6 15 (36.59%) Jenkins
7 14 (34.15%) VMware
8 13 (31.71%) Scrum
8 13 (31.71%) Test Scripting
8 13 (31.71%) Linux
8 13 (31.71%) Apache
8 13 (31.71%) DevOps
8 13 (31.71%) Puppet
9 12 (29.27%) Bash Shell
9 12 (29.27%) VPN
9 12 (29.27%) PHP
9 12 (29.27%) Red Hat
9 12 (29.27%) Firewall
9 12 (29.27%) LAMP
9 12 (29.27%) Samba
9 12 (29.27%) Debian
9 12 (29.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (29.27%) Postfix
9 12 (29.27%) nginx
9 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (29.27%) Ruby
10 11 (26.83%) SQL

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (43.90%) Confluence
2 13 (31.71%) Apache
3 12 (29.27%) nginx
4 10 (24.39%) MediaWiki
5 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.44%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) VPN
1 12 (29.27%) Firewall
2 10 (24.39%) LAN
2 10 (24.39%) WAN
2 10 (24.39%) LDAP
2 10 (24.39%) IPsec
2 10 (24.39%) IPv6
2 10 (24.39%) EIGRP
2 10 (24.39%) OSPF
2 10 (24.39%) BGP
2 10 (24.39%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) MySQL
2 10 (24.39%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Subversion
2 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
2 15 (36.59%) Jenkins
3 10 (24.39%) Hudson
4 8 (19.51%) Selenium
4 8 (19.51%) WebDriver
5 7 (17.07%) TestNG
5 7 (17.07%) Maven
5 7 (17.07%) JUnit
6 2 (4.88%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.44%) JMeter
General
1 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Lead Developer
2 8 (19.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Tester
4 6 (14.63%) Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Test Leader
5 5 (12.20%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) UAT Tester
8 2 (4.88%) Lead PHP Developer
8 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.88%) UAT Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Test Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) PHP Zend Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Agile Business Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) LAMP
2 8 (19.51%) XML
2 8 (19.51%) CSS
2 8 (19.51%) HTML
3 7 (17.07%) Spring
4 6 (14.63%) XSD
4 6 (14.63%) JSP
4 6 (14.63%) Ajax
4 6 (14.63%) jQuery
4 6 (14.63%) Spring MVC
5 2 (4.88%) Symfony
5 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.44%) Spring Integration
6 1 (2.44%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Wiki
2 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.88%) Open Source
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
2 12 (29.27%) Debian
3 10 (24.39%) Windows
3 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (21.95%) Ubuntu
5 7 (17.07%) UNIX
6 5 (12.20%) CentOS
7 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (39.02%) Data Modelling
4 13 (31.71%) Scrum
4 13 (31.71%) Test Scripting
4 13 (31.71%) DevOps
5 12 (29.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (24.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (24.39%) Automated Testing
6 10 (24.39%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
7 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
8 7 (17.07%) BDD
8 7 (17.07%) Security Testing
8 7 (17.07%) Project Management
9 6 (14.63%) SEO
9 6 (14.63%) Validation
9 6 (14.63%) B2C
9 6 (14.63%) MVC
9 6 (14.63%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) Java
2 12 (29.27%) Bash Shell
2 12 (29.27%) PHP
2 12 (29.27%) Ruby
3 11 (26.83%) SQL
4 10 (24.39%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) PHP5
5 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) ISEB
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Samba
1 12 (29.27%) Postfix
1 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (24.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) Puppet
2 10 (24.39%) ZABBIX
3 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.88%) Salt
4 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) VMware
2 12 (29.27%) Red Hat
3 10 (24.39%) Citrix
4 6 (14.63%) hybris
5 2 (4.88%) Zend
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) HP