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 May 2016 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 32 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.73% 2.11% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.42% 18.42% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Median daily rate £513 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.37% +20.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +5.88%
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 38 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 16.61% 11.48% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 32 11
Median daily rate £450 £425 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +39.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £273 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Talend Open Studio
1 6 (46.15%) Talend
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (38.46%) SOAP
2 5 (38.46%) ETL
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) XML Schema
3 4 (30.77%) SOA
3 4 (30.77%) JBoss
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (30.77%) Apache CXF
3 4 (30.77%) JPA
3 4 (30.77%) RESTful
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Camel
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
4 3 (23.08%) Confluence
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (30.77%) JBoss
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (23.08%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (23.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Integration Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Process Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SOA Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Camel
3 4 (30.77%) Apache CXF
3 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
3 4 (30.77%) JPA
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (30.77%) RESTful
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) XML Schema
4 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (38.46%) ETL
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) SOA
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
1 6 (46.15%) Talend
2 1 (7.69%) Informatica
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow