The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Gloucestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 40 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.28% 1.82% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.64% 7.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Average daily rate £500 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
47 80 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.05% 24.24% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 50 67
Average daily rate £363 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
JIRA
South West

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 1 £400 - 2
JIRA
South West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) RSS

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) RSS
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Zend
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