The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 46 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.46% 0.77% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.47% 6.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.83%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 44 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.49% 11.31% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 21 11
Average daily rate £408 £394 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.49% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £291 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +22.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £34.50 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.83 £40.45 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (86.67%) Scrum
1 13 (86.67%) DV Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) JSF
2 12 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 12 (80.00%) JPA
2 12 (80.00%) EJB 3.0
2 12 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 12 (80.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) J2EE
2 12 (80.00%) EJB
2 12 (80.00%) Web Services
2 12 (80.00%) XML
2 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 12 (80.00%) JBoss
2 12 (80.00%) Python
2 12 (80.00%) JAXB
2 12 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Samba
3 2 (13.33%) Debian
3 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) IPsec
3 2 (13.33%) IPv6
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (80.00%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) nginx
2 2 (13.33%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) MediaWiki
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LDAP
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
1 2 (13.33%) IPv6
1 2 (13.33%) OSPF
1 2 (13.33%) BGP
1 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) IPsec
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
1 12 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) J2EE
1 12 (80.00%) EJB
1 12 (80.00%) Web Services
1 12 (80.00%) XML
1 12 (80.00%) JAXB
1 12 (80.00%) Hibernate
1 12 (80.00%) JSF
1 12 (80.00%) JPA
1 12 (80.00%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Wiki
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (13.33%) Debian
1 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (13.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Scrum
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Build Automation
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
1 12 (80.00%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) DV Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) Samba
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) Postfix
1 2 (13.33%) XenServer
1 2 (13.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) ZABBIX
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) VMware