The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 41 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 19 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.90% 0.73% 1.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.68% 10.00% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 6
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £450 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.83%
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
74 30 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.28% 7.26% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 13 42
Average daily rate £400 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £33.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.59% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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
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 23 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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 -6 14 £481 +6.94% 6
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Faringdon - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Oracle
3 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
4 11 (23.91%) MySQL
4 11 (23.91%) Scrum
5 10 (21.74%) Linux
5 10 (21.74%) Selenium
6 9 (19.57%) Apache
7 8 (17.39%) Workflow
7 8 (17.39%) Publishing
7 8 (17.39%) Migration
7 8 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (17.39%) Java
7 8 (17.39%) SOAP
7 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
7 8 (17.39%) User Stories
8 7 (15.22%) DevOps
8 7 (15.22%) Confluence
8 7 (15.22%) Web Services
8 7 (15.22%) PHP
8 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
8 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
8 7 (15.22%) CMS
8 7 (15.22%) Degree
8 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (15.22%) Network Security
8 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (13.04%) Test Management

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 9 (19.57%) Apache
2 7 (15.22%) Confluence
2 7 (15.22%) CMS
3 5 (10.87%) Drupal
3 5 (10.87%) Alfresco
3 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.52%) Big Data
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.74%) Selenium
3 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.87%) Maven
5 3 (6.52%) PHPUnit
6 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.35%) Bugzilla
6 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.35%) Xdebug
7 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.17%) Ant
7 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.17%) Subversion
7 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (17.39%) Publishing
2 6 (13.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) French Language
3 1 (2.17%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Test Manager
3 7 (15.22%) Tester
4 5 (10.87%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Designer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Manager
6 3 (6.52%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 2 (4.35%) QA Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) SOAP
2 7 (15.22%) Web Services
3 5 (10.87%) CSS3
3 5 (10.87%) HTML5
3 5 (10.87%) Spring
3 5 (10.87%) JSON
3 5 (10.87%) Java EE
3 5 (10.87%) EJB 3.0
3 5 (10.87%) RESTful
3 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
3 5 (10.87%) EJB
3 5 (10.87%) CSS
3 5 (10.87%) HTML
3 5 (10.87%) XML
4 4 (8.70%) Middleware
4 4 (8.70%) LAMP
5 2 (4.35%) Ajax
5 2 (4.35%) Symfony
5 2 (4.35%) jQuery
5 2 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Social Media
4 2 (4.35%) User Experience
5 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.17%) Blog
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) Scrum
3 8 (17.39%) Workflow
3 8 (17.39%) Migration
3 8 (17.39%) User Stories
4 7 (15.22%) DevOps
4 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
4 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (13.04%) Test Management
5 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
6 5 (10.87%) Process Management
7 4 (8.70%) System Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.35%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) Java
2 7 (15.22%) PHP
3 2 (4.35%) PHP5
3 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) SOQL
4 1 (2.17%) SOSL
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.17%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) ISEB
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Puppet
2 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.70%) Adobe
4 4 (8.70%) HP
4 4 (8.70%) Marketo
5 3 (6.52%) Aprimo
6 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
6 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.17%) SAP
7 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.17%) Omniture
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