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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 29 43 26
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing JIRA 21 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.85% 1.05% 5.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.59% 5.56% 44.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 19
Median daily rate £505 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.82% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £445 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £32.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+35.15% -28.88%
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
102 54 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.41% 18.82% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 48 37
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £358 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 9 December 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (62.50%) Java
3 23 (57.50%) Git (software)
4 20 (50.00%) SQL
5 18 (45.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 18 (45.00%) Talend
6 17 (42.50%) Publishing
7 15 (37.50%) Confluence
8 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
8 14 (35.00%) TDD
9 12 (30.00%) Scrum
9 12 (30.00%) JUnit
9 12 (30.00%) Maven
9 12 (30.00%) QA
9 12 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (27.50%) ETL
10 11 (27.50%) Project Management
11 10 (25.00%) SOAP
11 10 (25.00%) Time Management
11 10 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (22.50%) REST
12 9 (22.50%) Performance Testing
12 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
12 9 (22.50%) Web Services
12 9 (22.50%) Migration
13 8 (20.00%) Validation
13 8 (20.00%) Change Management
13 8 (20.00%) Informatics
13 8 (20.00%) Kanban

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 15 (37.50%) Confluence
2 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.50%) JBoss
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Intranet
2 3 (7.50%) SSH
2 3 (7.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MySQL
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) Snowflake Schema
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (12.50%) MariaDB
3 5 (12.50%) OLAP
3 5 (12.50%) OLTP
4 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 23 (57.50%) Git (software)
2 18 (45.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
4 12 (30.00%) JUnit
4 12 (30.00%) Maven
5 8 (20.00%) SoapUI
6 7 (17.50%) Cucumber
7 6 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (10.00%) GitLab
8 4 (10.00%) Mockito
9 3 (7.50%) Selenium
9 3 (7.50%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (2.50%) Hudson
10 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
10 1 (2.50%) Liquibase
10 1 (2.50%) Protractor
10 1 (2.50%) Subversion
10 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (42.50%) Publishing
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Java Developer
3 10 (25.00%) ETL Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Analyst
5 8 (20.00%) Test Analyst
6 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
8 4 (10.00%) OLAP Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
9 3 (7.50%) Agile Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (7.50%) AWS Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Development Manager
9 3 (7.50%) Development Project Manager
9 3 (7.50%) Software Development Manager
9 3 (7.50%) Software Development Project Manager
9 3 (7.50%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) SOAP
2 9 (22.50%) REST
2 9 (22.50%) Web Services
3 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (10.00%) JAX-RS
3 4 (10.00%) JPA
3 4 (10.00%) Spring
3 4 (10.00%) Spring Boot
4 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.50%) CSS
4 3 (7.50%) HTML
4 3 (7.50%) Java EE
4 3 (7.50%) jQuery
4 3 (7.50%) JSON
4 3 (7.50%) RESTful
4 3 (7.50%) XML
4 3 (7.50%) XML Schema
5 2 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 8 (20.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) TDD
3 12 (30.00%) Scrum
4 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (27.50%) ETL
4 11 (27.50%) Project Management
5 10 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (25.00%) Time Management
6 9 (22.50%) Migration
6 9 (22.50%) Performance Testing
7 8 (20.00%) API Testing
7 8 (20.00%) Change Management
7 8 (20.00%) Data Validation
7 8 (20.00%) Kanban
7 8 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (20.00%) Validation
8 7 (17.50%) BDD
8 7 (17.50%) Process Improvement
8 7 (17.50%) Product Management
8 7 (17.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Java
2 20 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
1 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Talend
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle