The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 54 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 15 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.79% 0.32% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.85% 2.80% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Median daily rate £339 £350 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +52.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £350 £322
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+15.33% -16.66%
JIRA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
89 143 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.63% 11.49% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 47 67
Median daily rate £365 £344 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.18% -4.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £16.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -61.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JIRA across the Buckinghamshire region.

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Buckinghamshire region.

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +22 10 £408 - 1
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Scrum
3 8 (29.63%) Finance
3 8 (29.63%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) QA
3 8 (29.63%) Android
4 7 (25.93%) Selenium
5 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 6 (22.22%) Big Data
5 6 (22.22%) Defect Management
6 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
6 5 (18.52%) CRM
6 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) Banking
6 5 (18.52%) Retail
6 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
6 5 (18.52%) Automated Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Test Management
7 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
7 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Process Management
7 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (14.81%) XML
7 4 (14.81%) Linux
7 4 (14.81%) MicroStrategy

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (7.41%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.41%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
1 2 (7.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Big Data
2 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.70%) GIS
4 1 (3.70%) Hazelcast
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Selenium
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.41%) Appium
3 2 (7.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
3 2 (7.41%) IntelliJ
3 2 (7.41%) MSTest
3 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.70%) Genymotion
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.70%) Mockito
4 1 (3.70%) Moq
4 1 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (3.70%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.81%) QA Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Tester
3 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Strategy Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Test Automation Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Coach
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Scrum Master
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Development Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum Master
4 2 (7.41%) Web Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) Spring
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.70%) Grails
3 1 (3.70%) Java EE
3 1 (3.70%) JavaFX
3 1 (3.70%) JPA
3 1 (3.70%) Play Framework
3 1 (3.70%) RESTful
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Android
2 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Scrum
3 6 (22.22%) Defect Management
4 5 (18.52%) Automated Testing
4 5 (18.52%) CRM
4 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
4 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Coaching
5 4 (14.81%) Data Transformation
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Process Management
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) QA Automation
5 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Test Management
6 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Groovy
5 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) Scala
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (7.41%) Pega
3 2 (7.41%) Temenos
4 1 (3.70%) Luciad
4 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.70%) Xamarin