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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 31 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 15 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.36% 1.87% -
As % of the Development Applications category 20.55% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 0
Average daily rate
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£394 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
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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
73 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 21.22% 10.28% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 11 5
Average daily rate £400 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 30 July 2015.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 14 (60.87%) Oracle
1 14 (60.87%) Web Services
1 14 (60.87%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (60.87%) Confluence
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) HTML
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
4 8 (34.78%) TDD
4 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
4 8 (34.78%) BDD
4 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
5 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
5 7 (30.43%) CSS3
5 7 (30.43%) HTML5
5 7 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (30.43%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (30.43%) RESTful
5 7 (30.43%) jQuery
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (30.43%) Computer Security
5 7 (30.43%) Web Development
5 7 (30.43%) Java EE
5 7 (30.43%) JSON
5 7 (30.43%) MySQL
5 7 (30.43%) XML
5 7 (30.43%) CSS
5 7 (30.43%) JDBC

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 14 (60.87%) Confluence
2 7 (30.43%) JBoss
2 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 14 (60.87%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (26.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) HTTP
2 6 (26.09%) Network Security
3 4 (17.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (17.39%) Publishing
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) QA Leader
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) Web Services
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
3 7 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (30.43%) CSS3
3 7 (30.43%) Java EE
3 7 (30.43%) JSON
3 7 (30.43%) jQuery
3 7 (30.43%) RESTful
3 7 (30.43%) HTML5
3 7 (30.43%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) JDBC
3 7 (30.43%) XML
4 5 (21.74%) Spring
5 3 (13.04%) J2EE
6 1 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (4.35%) SOAP
6 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
1 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) TDD
2 8 (34.78%) BDD
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (30.43%) Computer Security
3 7 (30.43%) Web Development
4 6 (26.09%) DevOps
5 5 (21.74%) Migration
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) Workflow
6 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Business Process Mapping
9 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (4.35%) Product Management
9 1 (4.35%) Use Case
9 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) C
3 2 (8.70%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Progress
3 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Xamarin
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft