The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 13 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 4.35% - 3.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.83%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Paddington region.

Development Applications Category
Paddington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
10 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 21.74% 25.00% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Cadence
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Decision Table
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (66.67%) DataPower
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JBehave
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JProfiler
2 1 (33.33%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) DataPower
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Decision Table
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) nmon
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Cadence
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy