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 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 32 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 16 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.46% 2.21% -
As % of the Development Applications category 19.28% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £268 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
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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
83 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 23.12% 15.49% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 26 6
Average daily rate £400 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £400 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 3 September 2015.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Confluence
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) Web Services
3 9 (40.91%) HTML
3 9 (40.91%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (40.91%) TDD
3 9 (40.91%) JSON
3 9 (40.91%) AngularJS
4 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 8 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (36.36%) BDD
4 8 (36.36%) CSS3
4 8 (36.36%) jQuery
4 8 (36.36%) Web Development
4 8 (36.36%) Java EE
4 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (36.36%) Computer Security
4 8 (36.36%) HTML5
4 8 (36.36%) RESTful
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 8 (36.36%) CSS
4 8 (36.36%) JDBC
4 8 (36.36%) XML
4 8 (36.36%) JBoss
4 8 (36.36%) Tomcat

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 10 (45.45%) Confluence
2 8 (36.36%) JBoss
2 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) HTTP
2 4 (18.18%) Intranet
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 4 (18.18%) Publishing
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.09%) QA Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
1 9 (40.91%) Web Services
1 9 (40.91%) JSON
1 9 (40.91%) AngularJS
2 8 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (36.36%) CSS3
2 8 (36.36%) jQuery
2 8 (36.36%) RESTful
2 8 (36.36%) HTML5
2 8 (36.36%) XML
2 8 (36.36%) Java EE
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) JDBC
3 5 (22.73%) Spring
4 3 (13.64%) J2EE
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) TDD
3 8 (36.36%) Web Development
3 8 (36.36%) BDD
3 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (36.36%) Computer Security
4 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (27.27%) Workflow
5 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.55%) DevOps
8 1 (4.55%) Test Planning
8 1 (4.55%) Migration
8 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) Use Case
8 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.55%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Progress
3 2 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com