The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 72 85 74
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing JIRA 16 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.21% 0.68% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.94% 5.96% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 1
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£418 £300 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.16% +81.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +137.50%
JIRA
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
161 151 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.18% 11.47% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 92 92
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 17
Average hourly rate £33.99 £37.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.36% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.70%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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
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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
Guildford - 2 £410 - 6
Leatherhead - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Whyteleafe - - - -
Woking - - - - 2
Camberley - - - -
Dorking - - - - 1
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 18 (54.55%) Confluence
2 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Java
2 16 (48.48%) XML
3 15 (45.45%) XSD
3 15 (45.45%) Spring
4 13 (39.39%) Scrum
5 11 (33.33%) jQuery
5 11 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 11 (33.33%) MySQL
6 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
7 8 (24.24%) Swing
7 8 (24.24%) JSP
7 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
7 8 (24.24%) Hadoop
7 8 (24.24%) Subversion
7 8 (24.24%) REST
7 8 (24.24%) Big Data
7 8 (24.24%) Kafka
7 8 (24.24%) Apache Accumulo
8 7 (21.21%) Ajax
8 7 (21.21%) Validation
8 7 (21.21%) MVC
8 7 (21.21%) SEO
8 7 (21.21%) Data Validation
8 7 (21.21%) hybris
8 7 (21.21%) Integration Testing
8 7 (21.21%) Spring MVC
8 7 (21.21%) CSS
8 7 (21.21%) UNIX

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 18 (54.55%) Confluence
2 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.12%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) PBX
1 4 (12.12%) VoIP
1 4 (12.12%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) MySQL
2 8 (24.24%) Hadoop
2 8 (24.24%) Big Data
2 8 (24.24%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (6.06%) DB2
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Subversion
2 7 (21.21%) JUnit
3 6 (18.18%) Selenium
4 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
5 4 (12.12%) PHPUnit
5 4 (12.12%) Hudson
5 4 (12.12%) Mercurial
6 2 (6.06%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (6.06%) Bugzilla
7 1 (3.03%) Ant
7 1 (3.03%) Maven
7 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
7 1 (3.03%) JMeter
7 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.03%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Hybris Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Tester
5 4 (12.12%) PHP Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.06%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (3.03%) Lead Tester
8 1 (3.03%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Web Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Web Test Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) XML
2 15 (45.45%) XSD
2 15 (45.45%) Spring
3 11 (33.33%) jQuery
4 8 (24.24%) REST
4 8 (24.24%) Kafka
4 8 (24.24%) Swing
4 8 (24.24%) JSP
5 7 (21.21%) HTML
5 7 (21.21%) CSS
5 7 (21.21%) Ajax
5 7 (21.21%) Spring MVC
6 4 (12.12%) Zend Framework
6 4 (12.12%) WSDL
6 4 (12.12%) SOAP
6 4 (12.12%) Web Services
7 2 (6.06%) JDBC
7 2 (6.06%) .NET
8 1 (3.03%) J2EE
8 1 (3.03%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Open Source
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) UNIX
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) Scrum
3 11 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
5 7 (21.21%) Data Modelling
5 7 (21.21%) Project Management
5 7 (21.21%) MVC
5 7 (21.21%) SEO
5 7 (21.21%) Validation
5 7 (21.21%) Integration Testing
5 7 (21.21%) B2C
5 7 (21.21%) Data Validation
6 6 (18.18%) Data Security
7 4 (12.12%) Usability Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
7 4 (12.12%) BDD
8 3 (9.09%) User Stories
8 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) C
2 6 (18.18%) C++
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) PHP
5 2 (6.06%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) VBScript
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) hybris
2 4 (12.12%) Zend
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) VMware