The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 24 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 30 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.15% 0.85% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.93% 4.08% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
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 £30.00 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.26%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
97 98 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.88% 20.76% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 73 27
Median daily rate £400 £421 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.04% +4.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.83 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +16.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £27.50 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £49.29 £40.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Gloucester +11 11 £423 -3.42% 1
Cheltenham - 6 £400 - 5
JIRA
South West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 41 (91.11%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (73.33%) Security Cleared
3 32 (71.11%) Jenkins
4 30 (66.67%) DV Cleared
5 28 (62.22%) Java
5 28 (62.22%) SQL
5 28 (62.22%) Oracle
6 23 (51.11%) Git (software)
6 23 (51.11%) Confluence
7 22 (48.89%) DevOps
7 22 (48.89%) Linux
8 21 (46.67%) PL/SQL
9 20 (44.44%) Spring
10 19 (42.22%) Scrum
10 19 (42.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 18 (40.00%) OO
12 16 (35.56%) Ruby
12 16 (35.56%) OrientDB
13 15 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
13 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
14 14 (31.11%) Maven
15 13 (28.89%) JSON
15 13 (28.89%) Wiki
15 13 (28.89%) HTML
15 13 (28.89%) Red Hat
15 13 (28.89%) Scala
16 12 (26.67%) Hadoop
16 12 (26.67%) jQuery
16 12 (26.67%) Bash Shell

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 23 (51.11%) Confluence
2 12 (26.67%) Apache
3 9 (20.00%) JBoss
3 9 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.89%) Apache Solr
4 4 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (6.67%) Apache Spark
5 3 (6.67%) SAS
6 2 (4.44%) Apache Pig
7 1 (2.22%) GlassFish
7 1 (2.22%) IIS
7 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) SSH
2 3 (6.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) OrientDB
2 12 (26.67%) Hadoop
2 12 (26.67%) MySQL
3 11 (24.44%) Neo4j
3 11 (24.44%) Relational Database
4 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (20.00%) Big Data
6 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
6 7 (15.56%) NoSQL
7 3 (6.67%) Apache Accumulo
7 3 (6.67%) Base SAS
7 3 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.22%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 32 (71.11%) Jenkins
2 23 (51.11%) Git (software)
3 19 (42.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (31.11%) Maven
5 12 (26.67%) Bitbucket
6 10 (22.22%) Hudson
7 9 (20.00%) Ant
8 6 (13.33%) ClearCase
8 6 (13.33%) JUnit
8 6 (13.33%) Selenium
9 4 (8.89%) Eclipse
9 4 (8.89%) JMeter
9 4 (8.89%) Subversion
9 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (8.89%) Zephyr
10 2 (4.44%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
10 2 (4.44%) EasyMock
10 2 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (11.11%) Electronics
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
1 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 5 (11.11%) Marketing
1 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Developer
2 18 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (22.22%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Software Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Big Data Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Data Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Test Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) UAT Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) UAT Test Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Big Data Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Java Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) Spring
2 13 (28.89%) HTML
2 13 (28.89%) JSON
3 12 (26.67%) jQuery
3 12 (26.67%) REST
4 11 (24.44%) EJB
4 11 (24.44%) Java EE
5 10 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 10 (22.22%) JSF
6 8 (17.78%) Web Services
7 6 (13.33%) Node.js
8 5 (11.11%) XML
9 4 (8.89%) CSS
9 4 (8.89%) Gherkin
9 4 (8.89%) SOAP
10 2 (4.44%) Apache Camel
10 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.44%) WSDL
10 2 (4.44%) XSD
11 1 (2.22%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Wiki
2 7 (15.56%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Ergonomics
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.22%) VHDL
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Linux
2 11 (24.44%) Unix
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (91.11%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) DevOps
3 19 (42.22%) Scrum
4 18 (40.00%) OO
5 15 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 12 (26.67%) OOD
6 12 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (24.44%) ITIL
7 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
7 11 (24.44%) TDD
8 10 (22.22%) Open Source
9 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (17.78%) Programme Management
11 6 (13.33%) Automated Testing
11 6 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (11.11%) Kanban
13 4 (8.89%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) Java
1 28 (62.22%) SQL
2 21 (46.67%) PL/SQL
3 16 (35.56%) Ruby
4 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 13 (28.89%) Scala
6 12 (26.67%) Bash Shell
6 12 (26.67%) Perl
7 11 (24.44%) Python
8 10 (22.22%) C
8 10 (22.22%) C++
9 9 (20.00%) C#
10 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
11 3 (6.67%) C-shell
11 3 (6.67%) PHP
12 2 (4.44%) Lua
Qualifications
1 33 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 30 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) ISEB
3 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) HL7
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) NFS
2 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (6.67%) vSphere
3 2 (4.44%) Xen
4 1 (2.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) Puppet
2 9 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.44%) Kibana
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Oracle
2 13 (28.89%) Red Hat
3 7 (15.56%) HP
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.11%) SAP
5 5 (11.11%) VMware
6 4 (8.89%) Atlassian
7 3 (6.67%) NetApp
8 2 (4.44%) Citrix
9 1 (2.22%) IBM
9 1 (2.22%) Splunk
9 1 (2.22%) Zend