The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 24 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.33% 0.80% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.74% 6.25% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -0.62%
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 Dorset region.

Development Applications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
23 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 10.70% 12.75% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 20
Median daily rate £345 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £245 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £347 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bournemouth +4 5 £325 +8.33% 6
JIRA
South West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Dorset region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
5 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) ISEB
6 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Web Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Subversion
6 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (22.22%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (22.22%) Line Management
6 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (22.22%) iPad
7 1 (11.11%) SDLC

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) CICS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA Agile
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Test Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) CICS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Environment Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Product Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Product Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
3 1 (11.11%) RACF Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
1 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) RESTful
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Psychology
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
3 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
4 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Web Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (11.11%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft