The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 17 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing JIRA 27 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 9.89% 6.71% 2.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.08% 53.85% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 4
Average daily rate £470 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £365 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £445 £410
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 West

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
117 39 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 42.86% 12.46% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 11 24
Average daily rate £408 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.19% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £315 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £43.50 £43.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Devon region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +4 19 £491 +15.58% 1
JIRA
South West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (88.46%) Git (software)
3 33 (63.46%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (42.31%) Scrum
5 18 (34.62%) Java
5 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
6 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
7 13 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 13 (25.00%) Maven
7 13 (25.00%) SQL
7 13 (25.00%) IntelliJ
8 11 (21.15%) ISO 9001
8 11 (21.15%) ISO 14001
8 11 (21.15%) Degree
9 10 (19.23%) Selenium
9 10 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (19.23%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (19.23%) Replication
10 9 (17.31%) PHP
10 9 (17.31%) HTML
10 9 (17.31%) BDD
10 9 (17.31%) Zend
10 9 (17.31%) Zend Framework
11 8 (15.38%) Groovy
11 8 (15.38%) Cucumber
11 8 (15.38%) Redis
11 8 (15.38%) Automation Testing
11 8 (15.38%) Fluentd
11 8 (15.38%) Spock
11 8 (15.38%) Doctrine

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.77%) ArcGIS
2 2 (3.85%) SAS
3 1 (1.92%) Confluence
3 1 (1.92%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (63.46%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (15.38%) Redis
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (88.46%) Git (software)
2 13 (25.00%) IntelliJ
2 13 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (25.00%) Maven
3 10 (19.23%) Selenium
4 8 (15.38%) Cucumber
4 8 (15.38%) Spock
5 2 (3.85%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (1.92%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (7.69%) Back Office
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (92.31%) Developer
2 17 (32.69%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 16 (30.77%) Database Developer
4 13 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 11 (21.15%) Administrator
5 11 (21.15%) DBA
6 9 (17.31%) PHP Developer
6 9 (17.31%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 6 (11.54%) SQL Developer
9 4 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
10 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Analyst
10 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
11 2 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.85%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) HTML
1 9 (17.31%) Zend Framework
2 8 (15.38%) Doctrine
3 7 (13.46%) CSS
4 6 (11.54%) XML
5 5 (9.62%) RESTful
6 4 (7.69%) HTML5
7 3 (5.77%) .NET
7 3 (5.77%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (5.77%) Apache Camel
7 3 (5.77%) CSS3
7 3 (5.77%) JSON
7 3 (5.77%) Swagger
7 3 (5.77%) Web Services
8 2 (3.85%) Ajax
8 2 (3.85%) XHTML
9 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Replication
2 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) Statistics
4 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (42.31%) Scrum
3 10 (19.23%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (17.31%) BDD
5 8 (15.38%) Automation Testing
6 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.77%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.85%) DevOps
8 2 (3.85%) Kanban
8 2 (3.85%) Line Management
8 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.85%) OO
8 2 (3.85%) OOP
8 2 (3.85%) Software Delivery
8 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (1.92%) MVC
9 1 (1.92%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) Java
2 13 (25.00%) SQL
3 9 (17.31%) PHP
4 8 (15.38%) Groovy
5 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.69%) C#
6 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.85%) C
7 2 (3.85%) C++
7 2 (3.85%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.85%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.85%) Python
7 2 (3.85%) R
7 2 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 11 (21.15%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) ISO 14001
1 11 (21.15%) ISO 9001
2 6 (11.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (5.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Fluentd
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Zend
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) Apple
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe
4 1 (1.92%) Atlassian