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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.84% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 28.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £315 £333
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.27% +80.00%
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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
50 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.70% 8.02% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 11 7
Average daily rate £450 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 October 2014.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 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 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Confluence
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Apache
4 4 (21.05%) MySQL
4 4 (21.05%) User Stories
5 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Puppet
5 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
5 3 (15.79%) Selenium
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security
5 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.79%) ISEB
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) Web Services
5 3 (15.79%) PHP
5 3 (15.79%) Publishing
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) CMS
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Web Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Marketing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (31.58%) Confluence
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
3 3 (15.79%) CMS
4 2 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (5.26%) IIS
5 1 (5.26%) Drupal
5 1 (5.26%) Alfresco
5 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.26%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (15.79%) Publishing
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) French Language
3 1 (5.26%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Integration Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Content Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Release Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.26%) ERP Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Software Release Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) LAMP
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
2 2 (10.53%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) Java EE
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
3 1 (5.26%) EJB
3 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) User Stories
2 4 (21.05%) Workflow
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Kanban
4 2 (10.53%) Web Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Test Management
4 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Process Management
5 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PHP
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
3 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
3 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.26%) Omniture
4 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
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