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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 82 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing JIRA 7 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.50% 1.08% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.58% 8.28% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £316 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £325 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.83%
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
153 169 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.01% 13.06% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 100 118
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 15
Average hourly rate £42.50 £22.41 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.64% -47.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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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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
Epsom - - - -
Guildford - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Woking - - - - 1
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 6 (27.27%) REST
4 5 (22.73%) NeoLoad
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) SOAP
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 4 (18.18%) Java
5 4 (18.18%) XML
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Load Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Security Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Force.com
6 3 (13.64%) Visualforce
6 3 (13.64%) Apex Code
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) JSON
6 3 (13.64%) jQuery
6 3 (13.64%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
6 3 (13.64%) MySQL
6 3 (13.64%) C
6 3 (13.64%) C#
6 3 (13.64%) C++
6 3 (13.64%) PHP
7 2 (9.09%) SQL
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Force.com
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
1 1 (4.55%) PBX
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
1 1 (4.55%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) NeoLoad
2 2 (9.09%) Bugzilla
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.55%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.55%) Hudson
3 1 (4.55%) MSBuild
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) NUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Introscope
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.55%) NCrunch
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) PHP Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
5 2 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Java Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) REST
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
2 5 (22.73%) SOAP
3 4 (18.18%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) .NET
4 3 (13.64%) JSON
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 3 (13.64%) Visualforce
5 2 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 2 (9.09%) WSDL
6 1 (4.55%) Middleware
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.55%) Velocity
6 1 (4.55%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.64%) Load Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Security Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) BDD
7 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Line Management
7 1 (4.55%) Coaching
7 1 (4.55%) Usability Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) Apex Code
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) C
3 3 (13.64%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.55%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.55%) Zend
2 1 (4.55%) CA
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