The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 76 90 106
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +16
Contract jobs citing JIRA 68 59 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.28% 1.83% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.35% 12.32% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 30 18
Average daily rate £418 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
JIRA
England

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

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
474 479 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.91% 14.86% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 330 187
Average daily rate £375 £425 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 8
Average hourly rate £41.53 £40.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.16% +0.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.00 £32.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.19 £47.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in the South West

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Devon +4 27 £470 +10.58%
Somerset +7 11 £338 -15.62%
Wiltshire +2 10 £348 +11.20% 3
Gloucestershire +9 8 £409 +2.18% 12
Bristol -8 8 £375 -11.76% 2
Dorset - 1 £400 - 2
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 95 (81.20%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 45 (38.46%) Scrum
4 42 (35.90%) Java
5 38 (32.48%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (24.79%) Security Cleared
7 28 (23.93%) Confluence
7 28 (23.93%) Jenkins
8 22 (18.80%) SQL
9 19 (16.24%) JavaScript
9 19 (16.24%) HTML
10 18 (15.38%) CSS
10 18 (15.38%) IntelliJ
10 18 (15.38%) Selenium
11 16 (13.68%) Oracle
12 15 (12.82%) Software Engineering
12 15 (12.82%) Maven
12 15 (12.82%) SC Cleared
12 15 (12.82%) BDD
13 14 (11.97%) Mobile App
13 14 (11.97%) QA
13 14 (11.97%) Degree
13 14 (11.97%) OO
14 13 (11.11%) Finance
15 12 (10.26%) PHP
15 12 (10.26%) Linux
15 12 (10.26%) DevOps
16 11 (9.40%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (9.40%) Performance Monitoring
16 11 (9.40%) Bitbucket

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 28 (23.93%) Confluence
2 7 (5.98%) Apache
3 3 (2.56%) ArcGIS
3 3 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.56%) Node.js
3 3 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.71%) nginx
4 2 (1.71%) SAS
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.85%) JBoss
5 1 (0.85%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) HipChat
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.85%) MS Project
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) Internet
2 3 (2.56%) HTTP
2 3 (2.56%) MQTT
2 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.71%) DHCP
3 2 (1.71%) DNS
3 2 (1.71%) IPsec
3 2 (1.71%) IPv6
3 2 (1.71%) OpenVPN
3 2 (1.71%) OSPF
3 2 (1.71%) SSH
4 1 (0.85%) AMQP
4 1 (0.85%) FTP
4 1 (0.85%) GSM
4 1 (0.85%) Network Security
4 1 (0.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (32.48%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (9.40%) MySQL
3 9 (7.69%) Redis
4 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.42%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.42%) SAP HANA
5 4 (3.42%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.56%) OrientDB
7 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.71%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.71%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.85%) Big Data
8 1 (0.85%) GIS
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 65 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 28 (23.93%) Jenkins
3 18 (15.38%) IntelliJ
3 18 (15.38%) Selenium
4 15 (12.82%) Maven
5 11 (9.40%) Bitbucket
6 10 (8.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (8.55%) Cucumber
7 8 (6.84%) Spock
8 6 (5.13%) Eclipse
8 6 (5.13%) Subversion
9 5 (4.27%) Android Studio
9 5 (4.27%) WebDriver
10 4 (3.42%) JIRA Agile
10 4 (3.42%) JUnit
10 4 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.56%) Bower
11 3 (2.56%) GitLab
11 3 (2.56%) gulp
11 3 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (11.11%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Retail
3 5 (4.27%) Back Office
3 5 (4.27%) Marketing
4 4 (3.42%) Electronics
4 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (64.10%) Developer
2 21 (17.95%) Java Developer
3 19 (16.24%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 18 (15.38%) Database Developer
5 13 (11.11%) Administrator
5 13 (11.11%) DBA
6 12 (10.26%) PHP Developer
7 11 (9.40%) Analyst
7 11 (9.40%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 7 (5.98%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 7 (5.98%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.98%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Android Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Architect
9 5 (4.27%) Designer
9 5 (4.27%) Development Project Leader
9 5 (4.27%) Project Leader
9 5 (4.27%) Senior Designer
9 5 (4.27%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.24%) HTML
2 18 (15.38%) CSS
3 11 (9.40%) Zend Framework
4 9 (7.69%) Doctrine
4 9 (7.69%) HTML5
4 9 (7.69%) RESTful
4 9 (7.69%) Web Services
5 8 (6.84%) JSON
5 8 (6.84%) XML
6 7 (5.98%) .NET
7 6 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 6 (5.13%) J2EE
7 6 (5.13%) Spring
8 5 (4.27%) Android SDK
8 5 (4.27%) J2ME
8 5 (4.27%) J2SE
8 5 (4.27%) REST
9 4 (3.42%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (3.42%) CSS3
9 4 (3.42%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) Mobile App
2 11 (9.40%) Replication
3 9 (7.69%) User Experience
4 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.98%) Wiki
5 6 (5.13%) Data Structures
6 5 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.42%) Statistics
8 2 (1.71%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.85%) Clustering
9 1 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.26%) Linux
2 10 (8.55%) Windows
3 9 (7.69%) Android
4 8 (6.84%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.42%) CentOS
6 3 (2.56%) Solaris
7 2 (1.71%) CoreOS
7 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.71%) SmartOS
7 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (81.20%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (38.46%) Scrum
3 15 (12.82%) BDD
3 15 (12.82%) Software Engineering
4 14 (11.97%) OO
5 12 (10.26%) DevOps
6 11 (9.40%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (9.40%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (7.69%) Automation Testing
8 8 (6.84%) Configuration Management
9 7 (5.98%) ITIL
9 7 (5.98%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.98%) Open Source
9 7 (5.98%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.13%) Automated Testing
10 6 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.13%) TDD
11 5 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.27%) Test Scripting
11 5 (4.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.90%) Java
2 22 (18.80%) SQL
3 19 (16.24%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.26%) PHP
5 8 (6.84%) Groovy
5 8 (6.84%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.84%) Ruby
6 6 (5.13%) C#
6 6 (5.13%) Python
7 5 (4.27%) C
8 4 (3.42%) Scala
9 3 (2.56%) C++
9 3 (2.56%) ECMAScript
9 3 (2.56%) Perl
9 3 (2.56%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.56%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.71%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.71%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.71%) R
11 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (24.79%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.82%) SC Cleared
3 14 (11.97%) Degree
4 7 (5.98%) DV Cleared
5 5 (4.27%) ISEB
5 5 (4.27%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.56%) RHCE
7 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.85%) MCPD
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.97%) QA
2 11 (9.40%) ISO 14001
2 11 (9.40%) ISO 9001
3 8 (6.84%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.85%) MISRA
4 1 (0.85%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.56%) Docker
1 3 (2.56%) Samba
2 2 (1.71%) Btrfs
2 2 (1.71%) iptables
2 2 (1.71%) KVM
2 2 (1.71%) LXC
2 2 (1.71%) Snort
2 2 (1.71%) Squid
2 2 (1.71%) Varnish
2 2 (1.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (7.69%) Puppet
2 8 (6.84%) Fluentd
3 6 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (2.56%) Ansible
6 2 (1.71%) CFEngine
6 2 (1.71%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.71%) Kibana
6 2 (1.71%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.71%) Nagios
6 2 (1.71%) Nessus
6 2 (1.71%) systemd
7 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.85%) logstash
7 1 (0.85%) SCOM
7 1 (0.85%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 16 (13.68%) Oracle
2 11 (9.40%) Zend
3 8 (6.84%) SAP
4 6 (5.13%) Rally
5 5 (4.27%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.42%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.42%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.42%) Splunk
7 2 (1.71%) Apple
7 2 (1.71%) EMC
7 2 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.71%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.71%) VMware
8 1 (0.85%) Adobe
8 1 (0.85%) BMC
8 1 (0.85%) CA
8 1 (0.85%) Google
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds
Wiltshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
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