The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Cambridgeshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 45 47 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Contract jobs citing JIRA 24 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.91% 1.82% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.81% 16.05% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 2 1
Average daily rate
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£313 £413 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -
Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
162 81 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.61% 11.34% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 24 41
Average daily rate £350 £344 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 11
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -6.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.95 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £50.30 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.66%
JIRA
East of England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 22 £313 -24.24% 1
Peterborough - 2 £369 -
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 17 (50.00%) .NET
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) HTML
4 13 (38.24%) C#
5 12 (35.29%) MVC
6 11 (32.35%) Java
7 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 10 (29.41%) Scrum
7 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (26.47%) MySQL
8 9 (26.47%) CSS
8 9 (26.47%) AngularJS
9 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
10 7 (20.59%) Eclipse
10 7 (20.59%) Selenium
11 6 (17.65%) NUnit
11 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
11 6 (17.65%) QA
11 6 (17.65%) Windows
11 6 (17.65%) OOP
11 6 (17.65%) ADO.NET
11 6 (17.65%) ISO 9001
11 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 6 (17.65%) Kindle
12 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (14.71%) REST
12 5 (14.71%) MSBuild
12 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (14.71%) Internet
12 5 (14.71%) JMeter

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 1 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) SAS
1 1 (2.94%) nginx
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.88%) RoboHelp
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon S3
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (8.82%) CloudFront
3 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Internet
2 4 (11.76%) VPN
2 4 (11.76%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) PBX
3 1 (2.94%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) MySQL
3 3 (8.82%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (5.88%) Triplestore
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 7 (20.59%) Eclipse
2 7 (20.59%) Selenium
3 6 (17.65%) NUnit
4 5 (14.71%) MSBuild
4 5 (14.71%) JMeter
4 5 (14.71%) CruiseControl
4 5 (14.71%) Subversion
5 2 (5.88%) Robotium
5 2 (5.88%) Maven
5 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.94%) WinRunner
6 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.94%) JUnit
6 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.94%) Behat
General
1 4 (11.76%) Marketing
1 4 (11.76%) Retail
1 4 (11.76%) Games
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Writer
3 4 (11.76%) Author
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Author
4 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Software Tester
4 3 (8.82%) Tester
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Lead Tester
5 2 (5.88%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) .NET
2 14 (41.18%) HTML
3 9 (26.47%) CSS
3 9 (26.47%) AngularJS
4 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
4 6 (17.65%) ADO.NET
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (14.71%) REST
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (14.71%) Web Services
5 5 (14.71%) XML
5 5 (14.71%) WCF
6 3 (8.82%) J2SE
7 2 (5.88%) Apache Jena
7 2 (5.88%) RESTful
8 1 (2.94%) LAMP
8 1 (2.94%) J2EE
8 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.94%) Symfony
8 1 (2.94%) Gearman
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Kindle
2 4 (11.76%) Open Source
2 4 (11.76%) Copywriting
3 2 (5.88%) Ontologies
3 2 (5.88%) MPEG
4 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) IPTV
4 1 (2.94%) Streaming Music
4 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Linux
4 3 (8.82%) Android
5 2 (5.88%) UNIX
6 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) MVC
2 10 (29.41%) Scrum
2 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) OOP
4 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.88%) Image Processing
6 2 (5.88%) RDF
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) UML
7 1 (2.94%) OO
7 1 (2.94%) SOA
7 1 (2.94%) TDD
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 13 (38.24%) C#
3 11 (32.35%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.76%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.88%) SPARQL
7 2 (5.88%) Ruby
7 2 (5.88%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) AWK
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) Perl
8 1 (2.94%) Korn
8 1 (2.94%) Groovy
8 1 (2.94%) PHP5
8 1 (2.94%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
1 6 (17.65%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.88%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Samba
1 1 (2.94%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Perforce
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.94%) Zend
3 1 (2.94%) Xamarin