The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.44% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£268 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +125.00%
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
42 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 15.16% 7.88% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 7 7
Average daily rate £330 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%

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
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 1 October 2014.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 3 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (22.22%) Social Media
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Web Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) HTML

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) French Language
2 1 (11.11%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Integration Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) Play Framework
1 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Blog
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) Web Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Use Case
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
3 1 (11.11%) Omniture
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