The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 41 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 18 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.31% 1.35% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.95% 9.09% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 2
Average daily rate £324 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.45% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £388 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £388 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
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
95 44 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.73% 14.86% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 31 19
Average daily rate £343 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (63.64%) Scrum
3 20 (60.61%) Subversion
4 17 (51.52%) HTML
5 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
5 16 (48.48%) Hudson
6 14 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (42.42%) TDD
6 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
7 13 (39.39%) jQuery
7 13 (39.39%) Confluence
8 12 (36.36%) BDD
8 12 (36.36%) Jenkins
8 12 (36.36%) Java
8 12 (36.36%) CSS
8 12 (36.36%) OO
9 11 (33.33%) Web Services
9 11 (33.33%) XML
10 10 (30.30%) Hibernate
10 10 (30.30%) Maven
10 10 (30.30%) Cucumber
11 9 (27.27%) HTML5
11 9 (27.27%) CSS3
11 9 (27.27%) AngularJS
11 9 (27.27%) Spock
11 9 (27.27%) Ajax
11 9 (27.27%) Spring
11 9 (27.27%) JSF
11 9 (27.27%) Selenium
11 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 13 (39.39%) Confluence
2 7 (21.21%) JBoss
2 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
3 6 (18.18%) FileNet
3 6 (18.18%) IIS
3 6 (18.18%) LiveCycle
4 4 (12.12%) SAS
5 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.03%) Apache
6 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
6 1 (3.03%) Drupal
6 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) GitHub
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.09%) Neo4j
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.03%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (3.03%) MySQL
5 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Subversion
2 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
2 16 (48.48%) Hudson
3 12 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 10 (30.30%) Cucumber
4 10 (30.30%) Maven
5 9 (27.27%) Selenium
5 9 (27.27%) Spock
6 8 (24.24%) Jasmine
6 8 (24.24%) QUnit
6 8 (24.24%) Sinon.JS
6 8 (24.24%) Trac
7 6 (18.18%) Ant
7 6 (18.18%) DbUnit
7 6 (18.18%) JUnit
7 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
8 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
8 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (9.09%) Geb
9 3 (9.09%) QAComplete
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Tester
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Teradata Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) HTML
2 13 (39.39%) jQuery
3 12 (36.36%) CSS
4 11 (33.33%) Web Services
4 11 (33.33%) XML
5 10 (30.30%) Hibernate
6 9 (27.27%) Ajax
6 9 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 9 (27.27%) CSS3
6 9 (27.27%) HTML5
6 9 (27.27%) JSF
6 9 (27.27%) SOAP
6 9 (27.27%) Spring
7 8 (24.24%) RequireJS
7 8 (24.24%) RESTful
8 7 (21.21%) Gherkin
9 6 (18.18%) J2EE
9 6 (18.18%) Java SE
9 6 (18.18%) REST
9 6 (18.18%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) W3C
2 6 (18.18%) Replication
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) AS400
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Android
1 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.12%) Unix
3 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (63.64%) Scrum
3 14 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (42.42%) TDD
4 12 (36.36%) BDD
4 12 (36.36%) OO
5 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
5 8 (24.24%) MVC
5 8 (24.24%) OOP
6 7 (21.21%) SOA
7 6 (18.18%) DevOps
7 6 (18.18%) Release Management
8 5 (15.15%) Analytics
8 5 (15.15%) Defect Management
8 5 (15.15%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (15.15%) Document Management
8 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
9 4 (12.12%) ITIL
9 4 (12.12%) Kanban
9 4 (12.12%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
2 12 (36.36%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.12%) PHP
6 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.06%) Python
7 2 (6.06%) Ruby
8 1 (3.03%) Go
8 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) BC Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.03%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.06%) Ansible
2 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.03%) Nagios
3 1 (3.03%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Adobe
1 6 (18.18%) ILOG
1 6 (18.18%) Kofax
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 6 (18.18%) Splunk
2 4 (12.12%) Informatica
2 4 (12.12%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Teradata
3 3 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 3 (9.09%) Twitter
4 2 (6.06%) AppDynamics
4 2 (6.06%) New Relic
4 2 (6.06%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.03%) SOASTA, Inc
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