The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 25 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 16 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.92% 3.02% 3.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.81% 14.29% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 9
Median daily rate £463 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £374 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -21.25%

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
62 56 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 19.08% 21.13% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 48 35
Median daily rate £510 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £282 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) Publishing
3 17 (47.22%) SQL
3 17 (47.22%) Git (software)
3 17 (47.22%) Confluence
4 14 (38.89%) Talend Open Studio
4 14 (38.89%) ETL
4 14 (38.89%) Talend
5 13 (36.11%) Migration
6 11 (30.56%) Java
6 11 (30.56%) Informatics
7 10 (27.78%) Waterfall
8 9 (25.00%) MySQL
8 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (25.00%) Customer Insight
9 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
9 8 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (22.22%) Snowflake Schema
9 8 (22.22%) TDD
9 8 (22.22%) Data Analysis
9 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (19.44%) Intranet
11 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (13.89%) Database Tuning
12 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (13.89%) Project Management
12 5 (13.89%) OLTP
12 5 (13.89%) OLAP
12 5 (13.89%) MariaDB

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (47.22%) Confluence
2 4 (11.11%) JBoss
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) MySQL
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) Snowflake Schema
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (13.89%) MariaDB
3 5 (13.89%) OLAP
3 5 (13.89%) OLTP
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 3 (8.33%) Big Data
5 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.33%) MS Access
6 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (47.22%) Git (software)
2 14 (38.89%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 3 (8.33%) Liquibase
5 3 (8.33%) Selenium
5 3 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.78%) Babel
6 1 (2.78%) GitLab
6 1 (2.78%) Hudson
6 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.78%) JUnit
6 1 (2.78%) Maven
6 1 (2.78%) Mockito
6 1 (2.78%) Protractor
6 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.78%) Subversion
6 1 (2.78%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.78%) webpack
General
1 21 (58.33%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) ETL Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) MySQL Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Project Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Test Leader
5 4 (11.11%) OLAP Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) AWS Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Database Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Development Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) QA Leader
6 3 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Software Development Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Software Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) RESTful
1 4 (11.11%) SOAP
1 4 (11.11%) XML
1 4 (11.11%) XML Schema
2 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.33%) Java EE
2 3 (8.33%) JSON
2 3 (8.33%) REST
2 3 (8.33%) Spring
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) JPA
3 2 (5.56%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Camel
4 1 (2.78%) Apache CXF
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
4 1 (2.78%) Node.js
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Semantic Web
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) ETL
3 13 (36.11%) Migration
4 11 (30.56%) Informatics
5 10 (27.78%) Waterfall
6 9 (25.00%) Customer Insight
7 8 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 8 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (22.22%) TDD
8 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.89%) Database Tuning
9 5 (13.89%) Project Management
10 4 (11.11%) BDD
10 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 4 (11.11%) Regression Testing
10 4 (11.11%) SDLC
10 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (11.11%) Test Management
11 3 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) C
4 1 (2.78%) ES6
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
1 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 3 (8.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Talend
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com