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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 55 58 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs citing JIRA 11 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.47% 1.28% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.47% 15.00% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 2
Median daily rate £425 £313 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £278 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £370 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £32.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+35.15% -28.88%
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
76 80 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.17% 8.52% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 58 58
Median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 December 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 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
4 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
4 5 (35.71%) Selenium
4 5 (35.71%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 4 (28.57%) Confluence
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Open Source
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) Subversion
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) DevOps
7 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) TestLink
7 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 2 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (14.29%) HTML

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 4 (28.57%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
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
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
3 5 (35.71%) Selenium
3 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
4 3 (21.43%) Subversion
5 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
5 2 (14.29%) Capybara
5 2 (14.29%) Hudson
5 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
5 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 2 (14.29%) TestLink
6 1 (7.14%) Ant
6 1 (7.14%) Appium
6 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (7.14%) JMeter
6 1 (7.14%) JUnit
6 1 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (7.14%) Protractor
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
2 2 (14.29%) Development Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics Manager
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Java Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Product Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
1 2 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) JSP
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Social Media
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) BDD
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 2 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (14.29%) Kanban
4 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Test Management
4 2 (14.29%) User Stories
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) iptables
1 1 (7.14%) NFS
1 1 (7.14%) Postfix
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Capistrano
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe
1 1 (7.14%) Alterian
1 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) Percona
1 1 (7.14%) VMware