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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 80 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing JIRA 10 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.76% 1.89% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.13% 14.29% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 4
Average daily rate
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£331 £345 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.98% -9.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £250 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £425 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
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
195 168 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 14.74% 13.20% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 100 88
Average daily rate £400 £361 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.72% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 19
Average hourly rate £13.50 £49.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.58% +31.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend 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 28 July 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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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
Staines - 6 - -
Thames Ditton - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - - 8
Redhill - 1 £313 -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Subversion
3 11 (39.29%) Puppet
3 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
4 10 (35.71%) OpenStack
4 10 (35.71%) Auto-Scaling
4 10 (35.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 10 (35.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (35.71%) Maven
4 10 (35.71%) Ruby
4 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (35.71%) Ant
4 10 (35.71%) Python
5 8 (28.57%) Software Deployment
5 8 (28.57%) C#
5 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 8 (28.57%) Linux
6 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (25.00%) boto
6 7 (25.00%) DevOps
7 6 (21.43%) Ansible
7 6 (21.43%) Hudson
7 6 (21.43%) REST
7 6 (21.43%) Splunk
7 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) UNIX
7 6 (21.43%) Windows
8 5 (17.86%) Apache

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (35.71%) OpenStack
2 5 (17.86%) Apache
3 4 (14.29%) IIS
4 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (35.71%) AWS CloudFormation
1 10 (35.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (14.29%) PaaS
2 4 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) LDAP
1 5 (17.86%) SSH
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) DHCP
2 4 (14.29%) VPN
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) DTS
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) Essbase
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Subversion
2 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
3 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 10 (35.71%) Maven
3 10 (35.71%) Ant
4 6 (21.43%) Hudson
5 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
6 4 (14.29%) ClearCase
6 4 (14.29%) Selenium
6 4 (14.29%) ClearQuest
7 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
8 2 (7.14%) TestDirector
9 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
9 1 (3.57%) Fiddler
9 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
9 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
9 1 (3.57%) JMeter
9 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Automotive
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Architect
1 9 (32.14%) Cloud Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Web Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Junior
6 1 (3.57%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) boto
2 6 (21.43%) REST
3 5 (17.86%) XML
3 5 (17.86%) HTML
3 5 (17.86%) .NET
4 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.29%) COM+
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.57%) Ajax
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) STB
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) UNIX
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Auto-Scaling
3 8 (28.57%) Software Deployment
4 7 (25.00%) DevOps
4 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Test Management
6 4 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 4 (14.29%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 4 (14.29%) Use Case
7 3 (10.71%) Open Source
7 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
8 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Time Management
8 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Python
1 10 (35.71%) Ruby
2 8 (28.57%) C#
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) VBScript
3 4 (14.29%) VB
3 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 4 (14.29%) VB6
4 3 (10.71%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Bourne shell
5 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) MCAD
1 4 (14.29%) MCSD
1 4 (14.29%) MCDBA
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ACCA
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) Puppet
2 6 (21.43%) Ansible
3 5 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.57%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Splunk
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 4 (14.29%) IBM
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) Red Gate
5 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft