The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.03% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 12.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-24.00% -
Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.06% 6.10% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 18
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.01% +7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £414 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JIRA across the Oxfordshire region.

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 5 £350 - 4
Bicester - - - -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (50.00%) Confluence
2 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) MooTools
4 1 (12.50%) WAMP
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) LESS
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Integration Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) CSS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) MooTools
2 1 (12.50%) WAMP
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) LESS
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) XML-RPC
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe