The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 27 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 22 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.19% - 1.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 45.83% - 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 4
Average daily rate
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£475 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -21.21%
JIRA
Oxfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
48 10 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 11.32% 5.81% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 8 16
Average daily rate £450 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Migration
3 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) Marketing
4 6 (23.08%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
5 5 (19.23%) Web Services
5 5 (19.23%) Test Management
5 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
5 5 (19.23%) Network Security
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (19.23%) Confluence
5 5 (19.23%) Puppet
5 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (19.23%) DevOps
6 4 (15.38%) User Stories
6 4 (15.38%) Marketo
6 4 (15.38%) Adobe
6 4 (15.38%) HP
6 4 (15.38%) ISEB
6 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (15.38%) Workflow
6 4 (15.38%) Publishing
7 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
7 3 (11.54%) CMS
7 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Aprimo
7 3 (11.54%) Selenium

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (19.23%) Confluence
2 3 (11.54%) CMS
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.85%) Drupal
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (3.85%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Selenium
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) Ant
3 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) French Language
3 1 (3.85%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (3.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Test Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Tester
3 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Digital Content Designer
6 2 (7.69%) QA Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Manual Tester
7 1 (3.85%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Release Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Software Release Manager
7 1 (3.85%) ERP Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
2 2 (7.69%) LAMP
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.85%) JSON
3 1 (3.85%) Java EE
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) EJB
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) CSS3
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) RESTful
3 1 (3.85%) Visualforce
3 1 (3.85%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Social Media
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Migration
2 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Test Management
4 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
4 5 (19.23%) DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) User Stories
5 4 (15.38%) Workflow
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.54%) System Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Kanban
7 2 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (7.69%) Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.69%) Web Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
8 1 (3.85%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PHP
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) SOQL
2 1 (3.85%) SOSL
2 1 (3.85%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Puppet
2 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) Marketo
3 4 (15.38%) Adobe
3 4 (15.38%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Aprimo
5 2 (7.69%) Sitecore
5 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.85%) Omniture
6 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.85%) SAP