The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 31 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 7 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.47% - 2.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.29% - 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Median daily rate £338 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
JIRA
South Wales

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

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
62 51 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.91% 14.70% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 42
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £292 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) Java
3 16 (66.67%) XML
4 15 (62.50%) HTML
4 15 (62.50%) SOAP
4 15 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
5 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
6 13 (54.17%) Subversion
6 13 (54.17%) Selenium
7 12 (50.00%) Document Management
7 12 (50.00%) SQL
7 12 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 12 (50.00%) JUnit
8 11 (45.83%) JBoss
8 11 (45.83%) DbUnit
8 11 (45.83%) Spock
8 11 (45.83%) JSTS
9 10 (41.67%) Spring
9 10 (41.67%) Maven
9 10 (41.67%) jQuery
9 10 (41.67%) Scrum
9 10 (41.67%) TDD
9 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
9 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
10 9 (37.50%) Ant
10 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
10 9 (37.50%) FileNet
10 9 (37.50%) ILOG
10 9 (37.50%) Adobe

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 11 (45.83%) JBoss
2 9 (37.50%) Confluence
2 9 (37.50%) FileNet
2 9 (37.50%) LiveCycle
3 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 7 (29.17%) GeoServer
4 7 (29.17%) IIS
5 5 (20.83%) MQSeries
6 4 (16.67%) SAS
6 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (29.17%) Gliffy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (29.17%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Selenium
1 13 (54.17%) Subversion
2 12 (50.00%) JUnit
2 12 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (45.83%) DbUnit
3 11 (45.83%) Spock
4 10 (41.67%) Maven
5 9 (37.50%) Ant
5 9 (37.50%) Hudson
6 8 (33.33%) Eclipse
6 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (20.83%) JMeter
9 4 (16.67%) Burp Suite
9 4 (16.67%) QAComplete
10 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
11 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (4.17%) JBehave
11 1 (4.17%) TestComplete
11 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
1 11 (45.83%) Java Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Test Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Tester
6 3 (12.50%) Teradata Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Manual Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Teradata Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Test Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) XML
2 15 (62.50%) HTML
2 15 (62.50%) SOAP
3 11 (45.83%) JSTS
4 10 (41.67%) jQuery
4 10 (41.67%) Spring
5 9 (37.50%) JSF
6 8 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 8 (33.33%) REST
7 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
7 7 (29.17%) Dojo
7 7 (29.17%) Java EE
7 7 (29.17%) Java SE
7 7 (29.17%) JRules
7 7 (29.17%) XSD
8 6 (25.00%) J2EE
8 6 (25.00%) JPA
8 6 (25.00%) OpenLayers
9 5 (20.83%) .NET
10 2 (8.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Document Management
3 10 (41.67%) Scrum
3 10 (41.67%) TDD
4 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (25.00%) Use Case
5 5 (20.83%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Release Management
5 5 (20.83%) V-Model
5 5 (20.83%) Volume Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Workflow
6 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.67%) Defect Management
6 4 (16.67%) SDLC
6 4 (16.67%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.50%) C
6 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) BC Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Adobe
1 9 (37.50%) ILOG
1 9 (37.50%) Splunk
2 7 (29.17%) Kofax
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.83%) Atlassian
5 4 (16.67%) Informatica
5 4 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (16.67%) Teradata
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Perforce