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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 49 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.85% 0.22% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
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
98 61 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.76% 13.62% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 27 12
Average daily rate £424 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £330 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 0
Average hourly rate £43.83 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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
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 30 July 2015. 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
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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
Gloucester +4 2 £438 +9.37% 1
JIRA
South West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 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 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (93.33%) DV Cleared
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (86.67%) JBoss
2 13 (86.67%) Hibernate
2 13 (86.67%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle
2 13 (86.67%) Python
3 11 (73.33%) Scrum
4 10 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (66.67%) JPA
4 10 (66.67%) EJB 3.0
4 10 (66.67%) JSF
4 10 (66.67%) JAXB
4 10 (66.67%) EJB
4 10 (66.67%) Web Services
4 10 (66.67%) XML
4 10 (66.67%) J2EE
4 10 (66.67%) SoapUI
5 4 (26.67%) Puppet
5 4 (26.67%) Hudson
5 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
6 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) JSON

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 13 (86.67%) JBoss
2 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) nginx
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) MediaWiki
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) IPv6
1 1 (6.67%) OSPF
1 1 (6.67%) BGP
1 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) IPsec
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Hudson
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
1 13 (86.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Hibernate
2 10 (66.67%) JSF
2 10 (66.67%) J2EE
2 10 (66.67%) EJB
2 10 (66.67%) Web Services
2 10 (66.67%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) JAXB
2 10 (66.67%) JPA
2 10 (66.67%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) JSON
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Wiki
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Debian
3 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Scrum
3 10 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
1 13 (86.67%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) DV Cleared
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Samba
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Postfix
1 1 (6.67%) XenServer
1 1 (6.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
2 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix