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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 88 94 108
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Contract jobs citing JIRA 28 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.34% 1.19% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.00% 6.96% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £346 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.30% -2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £271 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
- +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £46.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -17.83%
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
311 345 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.92% 17.13% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 186 183
Average daily rate £370 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £41.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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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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 -5 10 £375 -6.25% 4
Winchester -2 6 £346 +4.92% 2
Basingstoke +2 2 - -
Portsmouth +1 1 £704 +65.52% 1
Farnborough -6 1 £290 -25.16%
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 57 (78.08%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.62%) Scrum
3 21 (28.77%) Java
4 17 (23.29%) Test Automation
4 17 (23.29%) Confluence
4 17 (23.29%) Cucumber
5 13 (17.81%) User Stories
5 13 (17.81%) Configuration Management
5 13 (17.81%) Requirements Management
6 12 (16.44%) Ruby
6 12 (16.44%) Jenkins
7 11 (15.07%) Android
7 11 (15.07%) Kanban
7 11 (15.07%) Maven
7 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
7 11 (15.07%) Linux
8 10 (13.70%) UML
8 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
8 10 (13.70%) JUnit
8 10 (13.70%) Finance
8 10 (13.70%) SoapUI
8 10 (13.70%) Puppet
9 9 (12.33%) Apple iOS
9 9 (12.33%) Load Testing
9 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (12.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (12.33%) Regression Testing
9 9 (12.33%) JMeter
10 8 (10.96%) Xcode
10 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 17 (23.29%) Confluence
2 1 (1.37%) SAS
2 1 (1.37%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.59%) MS Office
3 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) SAP ERP
2 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.37%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.48%) LAN
2 4 (5.48%) WAN
3 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) SAP BW
1 4 (5.48%) SAP BI
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Cucumber
2 12 (16.44%) Jenkins
3 11 (15.07%) Maven
4 10 (13.70%) JUnit
4 10 (13.70%) SoapUI
5 9 (12.33%) JMeter
6 8 (10.96%) Xcode
6 8 (10.96%) IntelliJ
6 8 (10.96%) Appium
6 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
6 8 (10.96%) Calabash
6 8 (10.96%) RSpec
7 7 (9.59%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (6.85%) Gerrit
8 5 (6.85%) Selenium
9 3 (4.11%) Subversion
10 2 (2.74%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.37%) NetBeans
11 1 (1.37%) Checkstyle
General
1 10 (13.70%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Analyst
2 11 (15.07%) Business Analyst
2 11 (15.07%) Tester
3 10 (13.70%) Requirements Analyst
3 10 (13.70%) Test Leader
4 8 (10.96%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Automation Tester
5 5 (6.85%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Mobile Tester
7 3 (4.11%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (4.11%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Developer
7 3 (4.11%) UML Business Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Linux Support
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) .NET
1 3 (4.11%) J2EE
2 2 (2.74%) SOAP
2 2 (2.74%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) HTML5
3 1 (1.37%) RESTful
3 1 (1.37%) Spring
3 1 (1.37%) Middleware
3 1 (1.37%) Web Services
3 1 (1.37%) XML
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.37%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Robotics
2 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.74%) Wiki
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) Handset
5 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Android
1 11 (15.07%) Linux
2 9 (12.33%) Apple iOS
3 8 (10.96%) UNIX
4 4 (5.48%) Windows
4 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
4 4 (5.48%) SUSE
5 2 (2.74%) Windows NT
5 2 (2.74%) HPUX
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (78.08%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.62%) Scrum
3 17 (23.29%) Test Automation
4 13 (17.81%) User Stories
4 13 (17.81%) Configuration Management
4 13 (17.81%) Requirements Management
5 11 (15.07%) Kanban
6 10 (13.70%) UML
7 9 (12.33%) Load Testing
7 9 (12.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (12.33%) Regression Testing
8 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.96%) Test Strategy
9 7 (9.59%) System Testing
10 6 (8.22%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.22%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (8.22%) Performance Testing
10 6 (8.22%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.85%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) Java
2 12 (16.44%) Ruby
3 8 (10.96%) C
4 7 (9.59%) Python
5 4 (5.48%) Embedded C
5 4 (5.48%) VBScript
5 4 (5.48%) C++
5 4 (5.48%) Perl
5 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.74%) C#
7 2 (2.74%) Korn
8 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.37%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.37%) Pascal
8 1 (1.37%) Delphi
8 1 (1.37%) SQL
8 1 (1.37%) VB
8 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) ISEB
2 5 (6.85%) Degree
3 3 (4.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) NFS
2 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Puppet
2 7 (9.59%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle
2 5 (6.85%) HP
3 4 (5.48%) Sun
3 4 (5.48%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.48%) NetApp
3 4 (5.48%) SAP
4 3 (4.11%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.37%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.37%) Coverity
5 1 (1.37%) Perforce