The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 63 63 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs citing JIRA 18 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.61% 1.01% 2.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.87% 5.93% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 12
Median daily rate £438 £350 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £413 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.62%
JIRA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
203 118 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.46% 17.10% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 94 69
Median daily rate £450 £385 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £38.50 £47.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.94% +17.28%
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 Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -3 13 £450 +28.57% 2
Kidlington - 1 £450 -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 35 (83.33%) Java
1 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (57.14%) Web Services
2 24 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (54.76%) JUnit
4 21 (50.00%) Maven
5 20 (47.62%) SOAP
5 20 (47.62%) Talend Open Studio
5 20 (47.62%) Talend
6 18 (42.86%) SQL
6 18 (42.86%) Jenkins
6 18 (42.86%) Confluence
7 17 (40.48%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (40.48%) QA
7 17 (40.48%) Performance Testing
7 17 (40.48%) Scrum
8 16 (38.10%) API Testing
9 15 (35.71%) Kanban
10 14 (33.33%) Time Management
10 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 14 (33.33%) SoapUI
10 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (33.33%) Process Improvement
10 14 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (33.33%) Change Management
10 14 (33.33%) Test Planning
11 13 (30.95%) Validation
11 13 (30.95%) Project Management
11 13 (30.95%) Data Validation

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 18 (42.86%) Confluence
2 6 (14.29%) JBoss
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (40.48%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) GitHub
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SSH
1 3 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (54.76%) JUnit
2 21 (50.00%) Maven
3 20 (47.62%) Talend Open Studio
4 18 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 14 (33.33%) SoapUI
6 6 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 6 (14.29%) GitLab
6 6 (14.29%) Mockito
7 2 (4.76%) Hudson
8 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 11 (26.19%) Publishing
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) Analyst
3 14 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 14 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Integration Developer
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Development Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) Web Services
2 20 (47.62%) SOAP
3 12 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 12 (28.57%) JPA
3 12 (28.57%) Spring
4 9 (21.43%) REST
5 6 (14.29%) Apache Camel
5 6 (14.29%) Apache CXF
5 6 (14.29%) CSS
5 6 (14.29%) HTML
5 6 (14.29%) RESTful
5 6 (14.29%) Spring Boot
5 6 (14.29%) XML
5 6 (14.29%) XML Schema
6 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
6 5 (11.90%) jQuery
6 5 (11.90%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (9.52%) JAX-RS
8 2 (4.76%) J2EE
9 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (40.48%) Performance Testing
3 17 (40.48%) Scrum
4 16 (38.10%) API Testing
5 15 (35.71%) Kanban
6 14 (33.33%) Change Management
6 14 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (33.33%) Process Improvement
6 14 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 14 (33.33%) Test Planning
6 14 (33.33%) Time Management
7 13 (30.95%) Data Validation
7 13 (30.95%) Project Management
7 13 (30.95%) Validation
8 11 (26.19%) Product Management
9 10 (23.81%) Defect Tracking
9 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
9 10 (23.81%) IT Audit
9 10 (23.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (40.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Puppet
1 2 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Talend
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com