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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 35 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.67% 0.33% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.04% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £353
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.21%
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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
112 43 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 33.23% 14.38% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 27 9
Average daily rate £338 £315 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 29 December 2014.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Scrum
3 18 (52.94%) Cucumber
4 16 (47.06%) Web Services
5 15 (44.12%) Jenkins
6 13 (38.24%) Puppet
6 13 (38.24%) RESTful
6 13 (38.24%) Eclipse
6 13 (38.24%) Maven
7 12 (35.29%) FitNesse
8 11 (32.35%) Confluence
8 11 (32.35%) User Stories
9 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (29.41%) Kanban
10 8 (23.53%) J2EE
10 8 (23.53%) Apache
10 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (20.59%) Selenium
11 7 (20.59%) Java
12 6 (17.65%) Internet
12 6 (17.65%) JUnit
12 6 (17.65%) SAP
12 6 (17.65%) ERP
12 6 (17.65%) MS Visio
12 6 (17.65%) SAP ERP
12 6 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (17.65%) Requirements Management
12 6 (17.65%) JMeter
12 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
12 6 (17.65%) SaaS

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 11 (32.35%) Confluence
2 8 (23.53%) Apache
3 5 (14.71%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Visio
1 6 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (14.71%) SAP BW
2 5 (14.71%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Cucumber
2 15 (44.12%) Jenkins
3 13 (38.24%) Eclipse
3 13 (38.24%) Maven
4 12 (35.29%) FitNesse
5 7 (20.59%) Selenium
6 6 (17.65%) JMeter
6 6 (17.65%) JUnit
7 4 (11.76%) Subversion
8 3 (8.82%) LoadRunner
8 3 (8.82%) SoapUI
9 2 (5.88%) Calabash
9 2 (5.88%) Zephyr
9 2 (5.88%) Appium
9 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
9 2 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (5.88%) Xcode
10 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.94%) RSpec
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Architect
2 10 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (29.41%) Requirements Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) J2EE Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.76%) J2EE Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Tester
6 2 (5.88%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Business Requirements Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) Web Services
2 13 (38.24%) RESTful
3 8 (23.53%) J2EE
4 5 (14.71%) SOAP
4 5 (14.71%) PostGIS
5 3 (8.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Open Source
2 3 (8.82%) GIS
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Robotics
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Android
1 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Scrum
3 11 (32.35%) User Stories
4 10 (29.41%) Kanban
5 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 6 (17.65%) ERP
5 6 (17.65%) Requirements Management
6 5 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (14.71%) UML
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.82%) BDD
8 3 (8.82%) TDD
8 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Load Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
10 1 (2.94%) Functional Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) Puppet
2 5 (14.71%) Vagrant
3 3 (8.82%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) SAP
2 5 (14.71%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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