The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Middlesex region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.90% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£235 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-24.00% -
Development Applications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
41 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.39% 8.55% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 1
Average daily rate £363 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Average hourly rate £42.75 - £35.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 - £30.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 2 (28.57%) Intranet
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) MVNO
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
2 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Test Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian