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 October 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 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 31 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Contract jobs citing JIRA 7 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.61% 3.13% 1.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.95% 20.29% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 6
Median daily rate £325 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £375 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £389 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -1.23%
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
39 69 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.55% 15.40% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 55 32
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%

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 October 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 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 5 (35.71%) Confluence
4 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) Selenium
6 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
6 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
6 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (21.43%) Guidewire
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) ETL
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) Informatica
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) Maven
6 3 (21.43%) MicroStrategy

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 5 (35.71%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) FileNet
2 2 (14.29%) LiveCycle
3 1 (7.14%) SAS
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
3 2 (14.29%) Ant
3 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (14.29%) Hudson
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
4 1 (7.14%) JBehave
4 1 (7.14%) JMeter
4 1 (7.14%) JUnit
4 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
4 1 (7.14%) TestComplete
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Test Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) JSON
1 4 (28.57%) Spring
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) EJB
3 2 (14.29%) J2SE
3 2 (14.29%) JSF
4 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) JAXB
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) SAX
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) ETL
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 2 (14.29%) BDD
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) Document Management
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) System Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Test Management
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) BC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Guidewire
2 3 (21.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) Informatica
2 3 (21.43%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (21.43%) Teradata
3 2 (14.29%) Adobe
3 2 (14.29%) ILOG
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Rally
3 2 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.14%) Perforce
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