The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 68 96 116
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +20
Contract jobs citing JIRA 47 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.24% 0.36% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.36% 2.07% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 3
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£348 £190 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.89% -57.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +125.00%
JIRA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
306 290 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.60% 17.53% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 193 170
Average daily rate £350 £388 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +23.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £444 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £30.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 - £16.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Southampton - 25 £365 - 1
Winchester +5 5 £300 +57.89%
Farnborough - - - -
Basingstoke - - - - 2
Fareham - - - -
Havant - - - - 2
Petersfield - - - - 2
Portsmouth - - - - 5
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 58 (86.57%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.76%) Scrum
2 32 (47.76%) Jenkins
3 30 (44.78%) Web Services
4 29 (43.28%) Cucumber
5 27 (40.30%) Maven
6 26 (38.81%) Puppet
7 25 (37.31%) Eclipse
8 23 (34.33%) Apache
8 23 (34.33%) RESTful
9 22 (32.84%) FitNesse
10 21 (31.34%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (29.85%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (29.85%) Confluence
12 18 (26.87%) J2EE
12 18 (26.87%) User Stories
13 16 (23.88%) Open Source
13 16 (23.88%) Java
14 14 (20.90%) Internet
14 14 (20.90%) SaaS
15 13 (19.40%) VMware
16 12 (17.91%) Apache Solr
16 12 (17.91%) JMeter
16 12 (17.91%) PostGIS
16 12 (17.91%) Vagrant
17 11 (16.42%) JUnit
17 11 (16.42%) Kanban
17 11 (16.42%) Selenium
17 11 (16.42%) Subversion
18 9 (13.43%) MS PowerPoint

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 23 (34.33%) Apache
2 20 (29.85%) Confluence
3 12 (17.91%) Apache Solr
4 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (11.94%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.49%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 21 (31.34%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (20.90%) SaaS
3 4 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.90%) Internet
2 4 (5.97%) SSL
3 3 (4.48%) DAB
4 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.85%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (10.45%) SAP BW
2 7 (10.45%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (47.76%) Jenkins
2 29 (43.28%) Cucumber
3 27 (40.30%) Maven
4 25 (37.31%) Eclipse
5 22 (32.84%) FitNesse
6 12 (17.91%) JMeter
7 11 (16.42%) JUnit
7 11 (16.42%) Selenium
7 11 (16.42%) Subversion
8 7 (10.45%) RSpec
9 6 (8.96%) SoapUI
10 4 (5.97%) Zephyr
10 4 (5.97%) LoadRunner
10 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
10 4 (5.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (4.48%) Mercurial
11 3 (4.48%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Billing
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Analyst
2 19 (28.36%) Architect
3 18 (26.87%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (22.39%) Requirements Analyst
5 11 (16.42%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) J2EE Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.46%) J2EE Architect
6 5 (7.46%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) SAP Business Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Automation Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Coordinator
9 2 (2.99%) Configuration Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Test Coordinator
9 2 (2.99%) Software Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.78%) Web Services
2 23 (34.33%) RESTful
3 18 (26.87%) J2EE
4 12 (17.91%) PostGIS
5 7 (10.45%) SOAP
6 5 (7.46%) Spring
7 1 (1.49%) Apache CXF
7 1 (1.49%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Open Source
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) GIS
4 3 (4.48%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.48%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.99%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.49%) Handset
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Android
2 4 (5.97%) CentOS
3 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (86.57%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.76%) Scrum
3 18 (26.87%) User Stories
4 11 (16.42%) Kanban
5 9 (13.43%) Requirements Management
5 9 (13.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (13.43%) UML
6 8 (11.94%) ERP
6 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.45%) Test Automation
8 6 (8.96%) BDD
8 6 (8.96%) Test Strategy
8 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.97%) DevOps
9 4 (5.97%) TDD
9 4 (5.97%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.48%) Software Testing
10 3 (4.48%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) Java
2 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
2 4 (5.97%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.49%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) ISEB
2 7 (10.45%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.97%) vCloud
3 2 (2.99%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.99%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (38.81%) Puppet
2 12 (17.91%) Vagrant
3 4 (5.97%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) VMware
2 8 (11.94%) SAP
3 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.97%) Tripwire
4 3 (4.48%) HP
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.99%) JBoss
5 2 (2.99%) EMC
5 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.49%) Remedy
6 1 (1.49%) webMethods
6 1 (1.49%) BMC
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle