The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
South West / Devon
Rank 41 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.36% 11.26% 5.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.56% 34.67% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 3
Median daily rate £630 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -10.62%

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

Development Applications Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
64 75 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 23.19% 32.47% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 56 13
Median daily rate £420 £433 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% +11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +13.10%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Devon region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 1 £630 -
JIRA
South West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Devon region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) GitHub
3 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (50.00%) Gradle
3 3 (50.00%) Artifactory
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) Confluence
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) SonarQube
3 3 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (50.00%) Black Duck
3 3 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Maven
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) XSLT
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Spring

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 3 (50.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Artifactory
3 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (50.00%) Gradle
3 3 (50.00%) Maven
3 3 (50.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Release Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Database Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Release and Configuration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Report Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Configuration Management Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Configuration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Reporting Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Cocoon
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Black Duck
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle