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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 41 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing JIRA 17 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.70% 4.57% 2.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.04% 20.24% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 2
Median daily rate £450 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £238 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £425 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £50.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +28.20%
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
106 84 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 29.28% 22.58% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 71 23
Median daily rate £434 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.81% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 24 August 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) Maven
4 12 (54.55%) JUnit
4 12 (54.55%) SOAP
4 12 (54.55%) Web Services
4 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (54.55%) Talend Open Studio
4 12 (54.55%) Talend
5 11 (50.00%) Scrum
6 10 (45.45%) SQL
7 9 (40.91%) QA
7 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
7 9 (40.91%) Kanban
7 9 (40.91%) Performance Testing
7 9 (40.91%) Confluence
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (36.36%) SoapUI
8 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (36.36%) Process Improvement
8 8 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
8 8 (36.36%) Test Planning
8 8 (36.36%) API Testing
8 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
8 8 (36.36%) Time Management
8 8 (36.36%) Product Management
8 8 (36.36%) Data Validation
8 8 (36.36%) Project Management

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 9 (40.91%) Confluence
2 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 4 (18.18%) JBoss
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SSH
1 3 (13.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Maven
2 12 (54.55%) JUnit
2 12 (54.55%) Talend Open Studio
3 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
4 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 8 (36.36%) SoapUI
5 6 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
6 3 (13.64%) GitLab
6 3 (13.64%) Mockito
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
1 3 (13.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Test Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Integration Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Regression Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) SOA Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) SOAP
1 12 (54.55%) Web Services
2 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
2 7 (31.82%) JPA
2 7 (31.82%) REST
2 7 (31.82%) Spring
3 4 (18.18%) Apache Camel
3 4 (18.18%) Apache CXF
3 4 (18.18%) JAX-RS
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (18.18%) RESTful
3 4 (18.18%) XML
3 4 (18.18%) XML Schema
4 3 (13.64%) Spring Boot
5 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE
5 2 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
4 9 (40.91%) Kanban
4 9 (40.91%) Performance Testing
5 8 (36.36%) API Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Change Management
5 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (36.36%) Data Validation
5 8 (36.36%) Process Improvement
5 8 (36.36%) Product Management
5 8 (36.36%) Project Management
5 8 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (36.36%) Test Planning
5 8 (36.36%) Time Management
5 8 (36.36%) Validation
6 7 (31.82%) Defect Tracking
6 7 (31.82%) IT Audit
7 6 (27.27%) Migration
7 6 (27.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Talend
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle