The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank - 41 32
Contract jobs citing JIRA 0 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 3.05% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category - 10.19% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £331 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +24.03%
JIRA
Hampshire

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

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
40 108 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 15.69% 29.92% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 51 25
Average daily rate £360 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £425 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +2.77%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Subversion
2 9 (47.37%) Confluence
3 8 (42.11%) Cucumber
3 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) HP
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Test Management
5 6 (31.58%) BDD
5 6 (31.58%) SoapUI
5 6 (31.58%) Functional Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
6 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
6 5 (26.32%) User Stories
6 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
6 5 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Data Management
7 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
7 4 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (21.05%) SAP BW
7 4 (21.05%) ERP

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (47.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
2 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
2 4 (21.05%) SAP BW
3 3 (15.79%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Subversion
2 8 (42.11%) Cucumber
3 6 (31.58%) SoapUI
4 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 2 (10.53%) JMeter
6 2 (10.53%) JUnit
6 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
7 1 (5.26%) WATIR
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Integration Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Integration Test Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Requirements Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Requirements Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Developer
6 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Angular Developer
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Scrum Master
7 1 (5.26%) ERP Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) ERP Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
1 3 (15.79%) Leaflet
2 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (31.58%) BDD
3 6 (31.58%) Functional Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Test Management
4 5 (26.32%) Data Management
4 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
4 5 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (26.32%) User Stories
4 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
5 4 (21.05%) ERP
5 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 4 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
5 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) SAP
4 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
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