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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 17 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.78% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 18.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Average daily rate
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£378 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £47.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +137.50%
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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
92 38 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 25.84% 11.48% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 27 12
Average daily rate £333 £355 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.33% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £301 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £468 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 20 August 2014.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 11 (55.00%) Scrum
2 10 (50.00%) Web Services
2 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (45.00%) User Stories
3 9 (45.00%) Confluence
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Maven
4 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
4 7 (35.00%) Puppet
5 6 (30.00%) RESTful
5 6 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (30.00%) FitNesse
5 6 (30.00%) Apache
5 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
6 5 (25.00%) J2EE
6 5 (25.00%) UML
6 5 (25.00%) Kanban
6 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (20.00%) SAP ERP
7 4 (20.00%) Vagrant
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) Subversion
7 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (20.00%) Requirements Management
7 4 (20.00%) SAP BI
7 4 (20.00%) ERP
7 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 4 (20.00%) SAP BW
7 4 (20.00%) SAP
7 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 9 (45.00%) Confluence
2 6 (30.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) SaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SAP BI
1 4 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (35.00%) Maven
2 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (30.00%) FitNesse
3 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (20.00%) Subversion
5 2 (10.00%) RSpec
5 2 (10.00%) Selenium
5 2 (10.00%) JMeter
5 2 (10.00%) JUnit
6 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (5.00%) Zephyr
6 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Requirements Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Software Configuration Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Test Coordinator
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) RESTful
3 5 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Scrum
2 9 (45.00%) User Stories
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) UML
5 5 (25.00%) Kanban
6 4 (20.00%) Requirements Management
6 4 (20.00%) ERP
6 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.00%) SOA
8 1 (5.00%) Web Development
8 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.00%) TDD
8 1 (5.00%) DevOps
8 1 (5.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Puppet
2 4 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (5.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.00%) Tripwire
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