The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - 1.57% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 11.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £410 -
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 £50.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
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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 Guildford region.

Development Applications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
22 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 18.03% 13.39% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 22
Average daily rate £315 £410 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.17% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £501 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

JIRA
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft