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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 53 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Contract jobs citing JIRA 15 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.90% 1.60% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.64% 16.67% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 1
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£275 £369 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.42% +1.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +125.00%
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
141 72 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.87% 9.59% 14.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 24 53
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 10
Average hourly rate £57.50 £39.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.43% -2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.70%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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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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 -10 14 £275 -25.42% 2
Peterborough - 1 £338 -
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) .NET
3 13 (44.83%) C#
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 12 (41.38%) MVC
5 11 (37.93%) HTML
5 11 (37.93%) Java
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
6 10 (34.48%) Scrum
7 9 (31.03%) MySQL
7 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
8 8 (27.59%) CSS
8 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
9 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
10 6 (20.69%) OOP
10 6 (20.69%) ISO 9001
10 6 (20.69%) ADO.NET
10 6 (20.69%) Windows
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.69%) NUnit
10 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
10 6 (20.69%) Kindle
11 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
11 5 (17.24%) Selenium
11 5 (17.24%) WCF
11 5 (17.24%) CruiseControl
11 5 (17.24%) Subversion

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) SAS
1 1 (3.45%) nginx
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) RoboHelp
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (10.34%) CloudFront
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) VPN
2 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.45%) PBX
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (31.03%) MySQL
3 3 (10.34%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (6.90%) Triplestore
5 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
3 6 (20.69%) NUnit
4 5 (17.24%) CruiseControl
4 5 (17.24%) Subversion
4 5 (17.24%) Selenium
4 5 (17.24%) MSBuild
5 3 (10.34%) JMeter
6 2 (6.90%) Robotium
6 2 (6.90%) Maven
6 2 (6.90%) IntelliJ
7 1 (3.45%) WinRunner
7 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
7 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.45%) Behat
7 1 (3.45%) JUnit
7 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Games
1 2 (6.90%) Retail
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Writer
4 2 (6.90%) Author
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Author
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 11 (37.93%) HTML
3 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
4 8 (27.59%) CSS
5 6 (20.69%) ADO.NET
5 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
6 5 (17.24%) WCF
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
6 5 (17.24%) Web Services
6 5 (17.24%) REST
7 3 (10.34%) XML
7 3 (10.34%) J2SE
8 2 (6.90%) RESTful
8 2 (6.90%) Apache Jena
9 1 (3.45%) FFmpeg
9 1 (3.45%) Gearman
9 1 (3.45%) Ember.js
9 1 (3.45%) Symfony
9 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Kindle
2 4 (13.79%) Open Source
3 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Copywriting
4 2 (6.90%) Ontologies
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) MPEG
5 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.45%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Android
4 1 (3.45%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) MVC
3 10 (34.48%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) OOP
5 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Image Processing
6 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) RDF
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) OO
7 1 (3.45%) Time Management
7 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) C#
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.34%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) SPARQL
5 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) Korn
6 1 (3.45%) PHP5
6 1 (3.45%) Groovy
6 1 (3.45%) sed
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) ISO 9001
2 3 (10.34%) QA
3 2 (6.90%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Samba
1 1 (3.45%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Perforce
3 1 (3.45%) Zend
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.45%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle