The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 60 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 4 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.54% 1.58% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.88% 14.29% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£324 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £359 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.52% +12.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £38.25 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+7.18% -17.29%
JIRA
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
103 77 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.86% 11.08% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 29 48
Average daily rate £375 £401 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £515 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +0.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JIRA across the Hertfordshire region.

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Welwyn Garden City -3 1 £275 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £475 -
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 14 (56.00%) Selenium
4 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (52.00%) Oracle
4 13 (52.00%) JUnit
4 13 (52.00%) XML
4 13 (52.00%) Python
5 12 (48.00%) Ruby
5 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
6 11 (44.00%) SOA
6 11 (44.00%) UML
6 11 (44.00%) HTML
7 10 (40.00%) WebLogic
7 10 (40.00%) OOP
7 10 (40.00%) MVC
7 10 (40.00%) HTML5
7 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (36.00%) Apache Camel
8 9 (36.00%) CSS3
8 9 (36.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (36.00%) Talend
8 9 (36.00%) Mobile Development
8 9 (36.00%) WebSphere
8 9 (36.00%) JSON
8 9 (36.00%) jQuery
8 9 (36.00%) PhoneGap
8 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
8 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (36.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (36.00%) JBoss
2 9 (36.00%) MQSeries
3 6 (24.00%) Confluence
4 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
1 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (16.00%) Couchbase
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Selenium
2 13 (52.00%) JUnit
3 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (36.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 9 (36.00%) Ant
5 5 (20.00%) Maven
6 4 (16.00%) Subversion
6 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
8 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
9 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (4.00%) Calabash
9 1 (4.00%) Appium
9 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
9 1 (4.00%) TestNG
9 1 (4.00%) StyleCop
General
1 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) AWS Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) XML
2 11 (44.00%) HTML
3 10 (40.00%) HTML5
3 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (36.00%) Apache Camel
4 9 (36.00%) CSS3
4 9 (36.00%) JSON
4 9 (36.00%) jQuery
4 9 (36.00%) PhoneGap
4 9 (36.00%) CSS
5 6 (24.00%) Spring
6 4 (16.00%) Java EE
6 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (16.00%) J2EE
6 4 (16.00%) REST
7 2 (8.00%) .NET
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.00%) EJB
8 1 (4.00%) Web Services
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) HPUX
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) SUSE
2 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) SOA
2 11 (44.00%) UML
3 10 (40.00%) OOP
3 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (36.00%) Mobile Development
4 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (24.00%) TDD
5 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
6 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) DevOps
7 3 (12.00%) Test Planning
7 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) BDD
7 3 (12.00%) Kanban
7 3 (12.00%) Test Management
7 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (52.00%) Python
3 12 (48.00%) Ruby
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (12.00%) Scala
7 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (8.00%) C#
7 2 (8.00%) Perl
8 1 (4.00%) VBScript
8 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Talend
3 4 (16.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Splunk
4 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.00%) NetApp
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) BEA
4 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.00%) ION Trading
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian