The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 56 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs citing JIRA 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 0.39% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.44% 3.67% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £338 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -9.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.62%
JIRA
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
90 109 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.71% 10.73% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 84 50
Median daily rate £400 £365 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.50
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 Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Reading

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 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 Reading region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (42.86%) DevOps
5 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) C#
6 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) MSBuild
6 4 (28.57%) Build Automation
6 4 (28.57%) NuGet
6 4 (28.57%) Artifactory
7 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Case Management
7 3 (21.43%) Confluence
7 3 (21.43%) VLAN
7 3 (21.43%) V-Model
7 3 (21.43%) Smart Meter
7 3 (21.43%) Banking
7 3 (21.43%) Retail
7 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
7 3 (21.43%) Software Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (21.43%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) ZigBee
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (28.57%) Artifactory
4 4 (28.57%) MSBuild
4 4 (28.57%) NuGet
5 2 (14.29%) Ant
5 2 (14.29%) Maven
6 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
6 1 (7.14%) Selenium
6 1 (7.14%) Subversion
6 1 (7.14%) TestRail
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Build Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Senior Build Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Smart Metering Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) JSP
2 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Build Automation
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Case Management
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) V-Model
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) C-shell
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) NFS
1 2 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) iptables
2 1 (7.14%) Postfix
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Capistrano
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (7.14%) Alterian
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) Percona
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
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