The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 Hampshire 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 95 112 95
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing JIRA 17 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.82% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.67% 1.60% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 2
Average daily rate £325 £383 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.03% -18.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £317 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £437 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -57.50%
Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
300 312 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.45% 18.29% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 190 124
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 41
Average hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £17.10 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Hampshire region.

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Hampshire 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
Farnborough - 4 £388 -
Southampton -7 3 £375 - 1
Fareham - 2 £319 -
Basingstoke - 1 £263 -
Portsmouth - 1 £425 - 2
Petersfield - - - -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 7 (29.17%) Test Strategy
5 6 (25.00%) REST
5 6 (25.00%) Ansible
5 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (25.00%) Puppet
5 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
5 6 (25.00%) Web Services
5 6 (25.00%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Python
5 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (25.00%) JSON
5 6 (25.00%) Django
5 6 (25.00%) jQuery
6 5 (20.83%) Selenium
6 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
6 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 5 (20.83%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
7 4 (16.67%) RSpec
7 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 4 (16.67%) Mercurial
7 4 (16.67%) AMQP

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (16.67%) Mule
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.17%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
2 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.83%) Selenium
3 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
4 4 (16.67%) RSpec
4 4 (16.67%) Mercurial
5 2 (8.33%) JUnit
5 2 (8.33%) Subversion
6 1 (4.17%) JMeter
6 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Test Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Test Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Django Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Software Configuration Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) REST
1 6 (25.00%) CSS
1 6 (25.00%) Web Services
1 6 (25.00%) JSON
1 6 (25.00%) Django
1 6 (25.00%) jQuery
2 4 (16.67%) Middleware
2 4 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) Sphinx
4 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.17%) Spring
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Digital Media
1 3 (12.50%) Smart Meter
2 2 (8.33%) Wiki
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) Test Strategy
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.67%) BDD
5 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.67%) TDD
5 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Test Management
6 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.33%) Android Development
7 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
7 2 (8.33%) SOA
7 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.17%) ITSM
8 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.17%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (25.00%) Python
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Ansible
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Splunk
3 3 (12.50%) BMC
4 2 (8.33%) Remedy
5 1 (4.17%) VMware
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