The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Devon region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.77% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 19.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -57.50%
Development Applications Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
36 23 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 14.23% 12.78% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 28
Average daily rate £325 £290 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £265 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
JIRA
South West

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Devon

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Devon region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 5 £350 -
JIRA
South West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (66.67%) Selenium
3 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (55.56%) User Stories
4 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 5 (55.56%) ISEB
5 4 (44.44%) ISO 14001
5 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
5 4 (44.44%) Summit
5 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
5 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (22.22%) CSS
7 2 (22.22%) Dojo
8 1 (11.11%) QA
8 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
8 1 (11.11%) JMeter
8 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (11.11%) Java
8 1 (11.11%) SQL
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Concordion
3 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
3 1 (11.11%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Test Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) Dojo
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 5 (55.56%) User Stories
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
1 4 (44.44%) ISO 14001
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle