The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Oxford 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 29 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.41% - 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.85% - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -57.50%
Development Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
26 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 10.79% 4.03% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 18
Average daily rate £325 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £335 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
JIRA
Oxfordshire

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB