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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 78 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Contract jobs citing JIRA 37 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.77% 0.50% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.38% 2.88% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 2 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £256 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.98% -36.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £252 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £259 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £47.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +137.50%
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
325 312 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.52% 17.26% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 198 145
Average daily rate £365 £355 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 - 19 £378 - 4
Basingstoke +18 1 - - 3
Petersfield - - - - 2
Portsmouth - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 26 (45.61%) Jenkins
2 24 (42.11%) Web Services
3 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (38.60%) Scrum
4 22 (38.60%) Puppet
5 17 (29.82%) Maven
6 16 (28.07%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (26.32%) Cucumber
8 14 (24.56%) Apache
8 14 (24.56%) Confluence
9 13 (22.81%) Eclipse
9 13 (22.81%) FitNesse
10 12 (21.05%) RESTful
11 11 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (17.54%) Java
12 10 (17.54%) J2EE
12 10 (17.54%) Linux
12 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
12 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
12 10 (17.54%) User Stories
13 9 (15.79%) Selenium
13 9 (15.79%) Vagrant
13 9 (15.79%) DevOps
14 8 (14.04%) Open Source
15 7 (12.28%) JUnit
15 7 (12.28%) UML
15 7 (12.28%) Internet
15 7 (12.28%) Mercurial
15 7 (12.28%) SaaS
16 6 (10.53%) JavaScript

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 14 (24.56%) Apache
1 14 (24.56%) Confluence
2 5 (8.77%) Apache Solr
3 4 (7.02%) Mule
4 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.75%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.28%) SaaS
3 3 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) Internet
2 4 (7.02%) AMQP
3 3 (5.26%) SSL
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.02%) SAP BW
3 4 (7.02%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (45.61%) Jenkins
2 17 (29.82%) Maven
3 15 (26.32%) Cucumber
4 13 (22.81%) FitNesse
4 13 (22.81%) Eclipse
5 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
6 9 (15.79%) Selenium
7 7 (12.28%) Mercurial
7 7 (12.28%) JUnit
8 6 (10.53%) RSpec
8 6 (10.53%) JMeter
8 6 (10.53%) Subversion
9 4 (7.02%) Zephyr
10 3 (5.26%) SoapUI
10 3 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (3.51%) LoadRunner
12 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Billing
4 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Architect
3 9 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (15.79%) Requirements Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Test Leader
5 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.26%) J2EE Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.26%) J2EE Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Software Configuration Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Software Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Django Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.51%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.11%) Web Services
2 12 (21.05%) RESTful
3 10 (17.54%) J2EE
4 6 (10.53%) CSS
4 6 (10.53%) REST
4 6 (10.53%) JSON
4 6 (10.53%) Django
4 6 (10.53%) jQuery
5 5 (8.77%) PostGIS
6 4 (7.02%) XML
6 4 (7.02%) Middleware
7 2 (3.51%) Sphinx
7 2 (3.51%) Spring
8 1 (1.75%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.75%) Apache CXF
8 1 (1.75%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.75%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.75%) JSP
8 1 (1.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Open Source
2 4 (7.02%) Digital Media
3 3 (5.26%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.51%) GIS
4 2 (3.51%) Wiki
5 1 (1.75%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) Android
3 3 (5.26%) CentOS
4 2 (3.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) Scrum
3 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
3 10 (17.54%) User Stories
4 9 (15.79%) DevOps
5 7 (12.28%) UML
6 6 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 6 (10.53%) Kanban
7 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.77%) Requirements Management
7 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.02%) ERP
8 4 (7.02%) ITIL
9 3 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Test Management
9 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.51%) SOA
10 2 (3.51%) TDD
10 2 (3.51%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) Java
2 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 6 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.75%) C
4 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) ISEB
2 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) vCloud
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.75%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (38.60%) Puppet
2 9 (15.79%) Vagrant
3 6 (10.53%) Ansible
4 2 (3.51%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) VMware
2 4 (7.02%) Splunk
2 4 (7.02%) SAP
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) HP
3 3 (5.26%) BMC
3 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.26%) Tripwire
4 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) Remedy
4 2 (3.51%) EMC
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) webMethods
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