The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Southampton region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.75% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 16.05% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Average daily rate
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£365 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-24.00% -
Development Applications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.34% 9.00% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 14 10
Average daily rate £338 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £355 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
JIRA
Hampshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 10 (62.50%) Scrum
2 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 6 (37.50%) Maven
4 6 (37.50%) User Stories
4 6 (37.50%) Confluence
4 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
4 6 (37.50%) Puppet
5 5 (31.25%) FitNesse
5 5 (31.25%) Apache
6 4 (25.00%) UML
6 4 (25.00%) J2EE
6 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) RESTful
6 4 (25.00%) Kanban
6 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (18.75%) RSpec
7 3 (18.75%) SaaS
7 3 (18.75%) Vagrant
7 3 (18.75%) Subversion
7 3 (18.75%) Internet
8 2 (12.50%) SAP BI
8 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) SAP
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) ERP

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) Confluence
2 5 (31.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) SaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
1 2 (12.50%) SAP BI
1 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 6 (37.50%) Maven
3 5 (31.25%) FitNesse
4 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (18.75%) Subversion
5 3 (18.75%) RSpec
6 1 (6.25%) Selenium
6 1 (6.25%) JUnit
6 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (6.25%) JMeter
6 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
6 1 (6.25%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Software Configuration Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Software Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Test Coordinator
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE Architect
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) J2EE
2 4 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) PostGIS
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Scrum
2 6 (37.50%) User Stories
3 4 (25.00%) Kanban
3 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Tripwire
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) EMC
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat