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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.46% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£410 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +125.00%
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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
17 32 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 12.41% 24.81% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 5
Average daily rate £388 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £254 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £410 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.70%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) WSDL
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSD
3 2 (50.00%) Swing
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) JDBC
3 2 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (50.00%) Kafka
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) WSDL
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Kafka
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared