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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 57 89 97
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +8
Contract jobs citing JIRA 59 36 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.15% 1.76% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.41% 9.50% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 15 5
Average daily rate £350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £248 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
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
304 379 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.23% 18.48% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 169 140
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £299 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 22
Average hourly rate £55.00 £36.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £30.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Winchester +10 21 £394 +15.80% 2
Havant +13 3 - - 5
Farnborough +11 3 £275 -
Basingstoke +2 3 £400 - 1
Portsmouth -2 2 £370 -7.50%
Andover - 2 £350 -
Fareham - 2 £328 -
Southampton 0 1 £315 -19.48% 3
Aldershot - 1 £450 -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 78 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.96%) Scrum
2 41 (35.96%) Cucumber
3 40 (35.09%) Java
4 36 (31.58%) Oracle
5 35 (30.70%) Subversion
6 33 (28.95%) Spring
7 32 (28.07%) Hibernate
8 31 (27.19%) Linux
9 28 (24.56%) Jenkins
10 27 (23.68%) Software Testing
10 27 (23.68%) Selenium
11 26 (22.81%) Functional Testing
11 26 (22.81%) Waterfall
12 25 (21.93%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (21.05%) JBoss
13 24 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
14 23 (20.18%) JUnit
15 22 (19.30%) Git (software)
16 21 (18.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 21 (18.42%) Configuration Management
17 20 (17.54%) UML
17 20 (17.54%) Requirements Management
17 20 (17.54%) Gradle
18 19 (16.67%) Mentoring
19 17 (14.91%) JavaScript
19 17 (14.91%) SQL
19 17 (14.91%) Artifactory
20 16 (14.04%) Change Control
20 16 (14.04%) Telecoms

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 24 (21.05%) JBoss
2 15 (13.16%) Tomcat
3 14 (12.28%) Confluence
4 12 (10.53%) Apache
5 6 (5.26%) Node.js
5 6 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.39%) TPMS
7 4 (3.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (2.63%) nginx
9 1 (0.88%) Liferay
Applications
1 12 (10.53%) MS Office
2 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.63%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (2.63%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.89%) LDAP
2 7 (6.14%) ZigBee
3 5 (4.39%) DNS
3 5 (4.39%) SSH
4 4 (3.51%) HTTP
4 4 (3.51%) VLAN
5 3 (2.63%) DHCP
5 3 (2.63%) Firewall
6 2 (1.75%) AMQP
6 2 (1.75%) FTP
6 2 (1.75%) H.323
6 2 (1.75%) NAS
6 2 (1.75%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (1.75%) SSL
6 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.75%) VPN
6 2 (1.75%) WAN
7 1 (0.88%) IPv4
7 1 (0.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (7.02%) MySQL
2 8 (7.02%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.39%) Data Mining
4 4 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.51%) SAP BW
5 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.63%) SAP BI
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (35.96%) Cucumber
2 35 (30.70%) Subversion
3 28 (24.56%) Jenkins
4 27 (23.68%) Selenium
5 23 (20.18%) JUnit
6 22 (19.30%) Git (software)
7 21 (18.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 20 (17.54%) Gradle
9 17 (14.91%) Artifactory
10 13 (11.40%) Checkstyle
10 13 (11.40%) FindBugs
11 11 (9.65%) Maven
11 11 (9.65%) SoapUI
12 9 (7.89%) CruiseControl
13 7 (6.14%) Grunt
13 7 (6.14%) Mockito
13 7 (6.14%) Protractor
13 7 (6.14%) RSpec
13 7 (6.14%) SonarQube
14 6 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 16 (14.04%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.51%) Finance
3 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.88%) Billing
3 1 (0.88%) Electronics
3 1 (0.88%) Legal
3 1 (0.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (40.35%) Developer
2 32 (28.07%) Analyst
3 29 (25.44%) Java Developer
4 18 (15.79%) Test Analyst
5 9 (7.89%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.02%) J2EE Developer
6 8 (7.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (7.02%) Test Manager
7 7 (6.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Agile Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Integration Analyst
8 6 (5.26%) Integration Test Analyst
8 6 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.39%) Requirements Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Security Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Tester
10 4 (3.51%) HTML Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.95%) Spring
2 32 (28.07%) Hibernate
3 15 (13.16%) XML
4 14 (12.28%) ActiveMQ
4 14 (12.28%) Apache Camel
4 14 (12.28%) JPA
4 14 (12.28%) NHibernate
5 13 (11.40%) HTML
6 12 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 12 (10.53%) Entity Framework
7 11 (9.65%) SOAP
8 10 (8.77%) CSS
9 9 (7.89%) Apache Flex
9 9 (7.89%) EJB
9 9 (7.89%) EJB 3.0
9 9 (7.89%) J2EE
9 9 (7.89%) Java EE 5
9 9 (7.89%) JMS
9 9 (7.89%) RichFaces
9 9 (7.89%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Smart Meter
2 7 (6.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.39%) PMI
3 5 (4.39%) User Experience
4 1 (0.88%) IVR
4 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.19%) Linux
2 12 (10.53%) Ubuntu
3 6 (5.26%) Windows
4 5 (4.39%) Android
5 3 (2.63%) Debian
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) SUSE
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.96%) Scrum
3 27 (23.68%) Software Testing
4 26 (22.81%) Functional Testing
4 26 (22.81%) Waterfall
5 25 (21.93%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (18.42%) Configuration Management
7 20 (17.54%) Requirements Management
7 20 (17.54%) UML
8 19 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 16 (14.04%) Change Control
10 15 (13.16%) Defect Management
11 14 (12.28%) Non-Functional Testing
12 12 (10.53%) Case Management
12 12 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (10.53%) Software Engineering
12 12 (10.53%) Test Automation
12 12 (10.53%) Test Management
13 11 (9.65%) Release Management
13 11 (9.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (35.09%) Java
2 17 (14.91%) JavaScript
2 17 (14.91%) SQL
3 11 (9.65%) Python
3 11 (9.65%) Ruby
4 6 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.39%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.51%) C
7 3 (2.63%) C#
8 2 (1.75%) C++
8 2 (1.75%) Erlang
8 2 (1.75%) Groovy
9 1 (0.88%) F#
9 1 (0.88%) PHP
9 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.02%) ISTQB
2 7 (6.14%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 6 (5.26%) PMP
4 5 (4.39%) Degree
4 5 (4.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.63%) ISEB
5 3 (2.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.75%) OCA
6 2 (1.75%) OCP
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.88%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) QA
2 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.75%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) Docker
2 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (7.02%) Ansible
2 7 (6.14%) Capistrano
3 3 (2.63%) Nagios
3 3 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.63%) Puppet
4 2 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.88%) Netcool
Vendors
1 36 (31.58%) Oracle
2 9 (7.89%) Adobe
3 7 (6.14%) HP
4 6 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.39%) Remedy
6 4 (3.51%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (3.51%) SAP
7 3 (2.63%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.75%) Splunk
9 1 (0.88%) Cisco
9 1 (0.88%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.88%) Huawei
9 1 (0.88%) Nokia
9 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow