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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 76 86 102
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Contract jobs citing JIRA 48 39 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.15% 1.87% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.75% 12.19% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 2
Average daily rate
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£344 £345 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% +35.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £419 £259
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
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
349 320 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.61% 15.30% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 182 203
Average daily rate £363 £355 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 2
Average hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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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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 -7 16 £325 +8.33% 2
Southampton -2 13 £340 -6.84% 2
Basingstoke +2 4 £433 -
Farnborough - 2 £363 -
Eastleigh -2 1 £500 -
Aldershot - 1 £400 -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 64 (85.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.67%) User Stories
3 21 (28.00%) Scrum
4 20 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (24.00%) Selenium
6 17 (22.67%) ISTQB
7 16 (21.33%) Software Testing
7 16 (21.33%) Java
7 16 (21.33%) BDD
8 15 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 14 (18.67%) Kanban
9 14 (18.67%) Waterfall
9 14 (18.67%) Cucumber
10 12 (16.00%) Requirements Management
10 12 (16.00%) Subversion
11 11 (14.67%) Finance
12 10 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
12 10 (13.33%) ERP
12 10 (13.33%) Test Management
12 10 (13.33%) Test Scripting
12 10 (13.33%) Confluence
13 9 (12.00%) Smart Meter
13 9 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
13 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (12.00%) Regression Testing
13 9 (12.00%) JMeter
14 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
14 8 (10.67%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (10.67%) SAP BW

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 10 (13.33%) Confluence
2 2 (2.67%) nginx
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) JBoss
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) TPMS
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Visio
1 7 (9.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) DAB
2 2 (2.67%) SNMP
2 2 (2.67%) IPv4
3 1 (1.33%) DVB
3 1 (1.33%) Firewall
3 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (10.67%) SAP BW
2 7 (9.33%) SAP BI
3 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (24.00%) Selenium
2 14 (18.67%) Cucumber
3 12 (16.00%) Subversion
4 9 (12.00%) JMeter
5 7 (9.33%) SoapUI
6 6 (8.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (6.67%) JUnit
8 4 (5.33%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.67%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (2.67%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.67%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.33%) Gerrit
10 1 (1.33%) Appium
10 1 (1.33%) Mockito
10 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.33%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.67%) Billing
4 2 (2.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (60.00%) Analyst
2 22 (29.33%) Test Analyst
3 15 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Requirements Analyst
5 9 (12.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Test Leader
6 7 (9.33%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Automation Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Agile Test Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Developer
8 5 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
9 4 (5.33%) Tester
10 3 (4.00%) UML Business Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Team Leader
11 2 (2.67%) Integration Test Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Integration Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Senior Test Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) Spring
2 5 (6.67%) Web Services
3 3 (4.00%) .NET
4 2 (2.67%) CSS
4 2 (2.67%) HTML
4 2 (2.67%) REST
4 2 (2.67%) Sass
4 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.33%) SOAP
5 1 (1.33%) J2EE
5 1 (1.33%) JSON
5 1 (1.33%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.33%) RESTful
5 1 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Smart Meter
1 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.33%) PMI
2 1 (1.33%) STB
2 1 (1.33%) IPTV
2 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) UNIX
2 2 (2.67%) Windows
3 1 (1.33%) AIX
3 1 (1.33%) Solaris
3 1 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (85.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.67%) User Stories
3 21 (28.00%) Scrum
4 20 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (21.33%) BDD
5 16 (21.33%) Software Testing
6 15 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 14 (18.67%) Kanban
7 14 (18.67%) Waterfall
8 12 (16.00%) Requirements Management
9 10 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (13.33%) ERP
9 10 (13.33%) Test Management
9 10 (13.33%) Test Scripting
10 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
10 9 (12.00%) Regression Testing
11 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
11 8 (10.67%) Manual Testing
12 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (9.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) Java
2 8 (10.67%) C#
3 3 (4.00%) SQL
3 3 (4.00%) Python
4 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.67%) Ruby
4 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.33%) Perl
5 1 (1.33%) PHP
5 1 (1.33%) F#
5 1 (1.33%) C++
5 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) ISTQB
2 9 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (6.67%) ISEB
4 3 (4.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.33%) PMP
6 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Netcool
1 2 (2.67%) Nagios
1 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.67%) Puppet
1 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) SAP
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (2.67%) Splunk
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco
4 1 (1.33%) HP
4 1 (1.33%) Remedy
4 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago