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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 54 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.22% 0.89% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.96% 6.00% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
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£400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +95.00%
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
113 100 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.37% 14.81% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 31 44
Average daily rate £363 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 17
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 £38.00 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +3.67%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 0 8 £413 +17.85% 7
Peterborough - 1 £338 - 1
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) .NET
3 13 (44.83%) C#
4 12 (41.38%) HTML
4 12 (41.38%) MVC
5 11 (37.93%) Scrum
6 9 (31.03%) Java
6 9 (31.03%) MySQL
6 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
6 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
7 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
7 8 (27.59%) CSS
8 6 (20.69%) ADO.NET
8 6 (20.69%) Windows
8 6 (20.69%) Linux
8 6 (20.69%) OOP
8 6 (20.69%) ISO 9001
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.69%) NUnit
8 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
8 6 (20.69%) Kindle
9 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (17.24%) REST
9 5 (17.24%) MSBuild
9 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (17.24%) CruiseControl
9 5 (17.24%) Subversion
9 5 (17.24%) QA

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (10.34%) CloudFront
2 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.45%) PBX
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) MySQL
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.90%) Triplestore
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 6 (20.69%) NUnit
3 5 (17.24%) CruiseControl
3 5 (17.24%) Subversion
3 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
3 5 (17.24%) MSBuild
4 4 (13.79%) Selenium
5 2 (6.90%) Maven
5 2 (6.90%) JMeter
6 1 (3.45%) Behat
6 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) 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
5 1 (3.45%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.45%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.45%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) 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
6 5 (17.24%) Web Services
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (17.24%) REST
7 3 (10.34%) XML
8 2 (6.90%) J2SE
8 2 (6.90%) Apache Jena
8 2 (6.90%) RESTful
9 1 (3.45%) LAMP
9 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (3.45%) Symfony
9 1 (3.45%) FFmpeg
9 1 (3.45%) Gearman
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Kindle
2 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.34%) Open Source
3 2 (6.90%) Ontologies
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) MPEG
4 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.45%) Streaming Media
4 1 (3.45%) IPTV
4 1 (3.45%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) MVC
3 11 (37.93%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) OOP
5 4 (13.79%) Manual Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.90%) Image Processing
7 2 (6.90%) Product Management
7 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.90%) RDF
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) SOA
8 1 (3.45%) TDD
8 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) C#
3 9 (31.03%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) Python
4 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
4 5 (17.24%) C
5 4 (13.79%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) SPARQL
7 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) sed
7 1 (3.45%) Perl
7 1 (3.45%) AWK
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.45%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) ISO 9001
2 5 (17.24%) 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%) Bacula
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Perforce
3 1 (3.45%) Zend
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.45%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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