The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 53 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 12 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.61% 1.42% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.22% 8.85% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
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£269 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
JIRA
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
74 113 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.91% 16.01% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 35
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Average hourly rate £40.25 £38.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.85 £35.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.65 £39.50 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +0.80%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 8 £269 -2.27% 6
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) HTML
3 11 (39.29%) XML
3 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 11 (39.29%) Python
4 10 (35.71%) Perforce
5 9 (32.14%) Internet
6 8 (28.57%) Scrum
6 8 (28.57%) Manual Testing
7 7 (25.00%) .NET
8 6 (21.43%) C#
8 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (17.86%) Subversion
9 5 (17.86%) QA
9 5 (17.86%) Project Management
9 5 (17.86%) C++
9 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
9 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
9 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
9 5 (17.86%) C
10 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
10 4 (14.29%) CSS
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle
10 4 (14.29%) Java
10 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
10 4 (14.29%) MVC
10 4 (14.29%) Tridion
10 4 (14.29%) CMS
10 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 4 (14.29%) PowerShell

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (14.29%) CMS
1 4 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) Mule
3 1 (3.57%) WordPress
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Tridion
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.71%) FileMaker
3 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Subversion
1 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 4 (14.29%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.57%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Maven
3 1 (3.57%) Hudson
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Email Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 11 (39.29%) XML
3 7 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.29%) CSS
4 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) Spring
6 1 (3.57%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.57%) WSDL
6 1 (3.57%) XML Schema
6 1 (3.57%) JMS
6 1 (3.57%) XSLT
6 1 (3.57%) ODBC
6 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 4 (14.29%) Streaming Media
2 3 (10.71%) IPTV
2 3 (10.71%) PMI
3 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.57%) Open Source
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Scrum
1 8 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) MVC
4 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.71%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.14%) Validation
6 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) Python
3 6 (21.43%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) C++
4 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) C
5 4 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
1 3 (10.71%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Perforce
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft