The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.32% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 14.71% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £365 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
JIRA
Wiltshire

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

Development Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
34 21 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 8.99% 4.99% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 24
Average daily rate £371 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) Sass
2 2 (40.00%) LESS
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Grunt
2 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
2 2 (40.00%) Bower
2 2 (40.00%) MQTT
2 2 (40.00%) gulp
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) ECMAScript
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 (40.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) MQTT
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Bower
2 2 (40.00%) Grunt
2 2 (40.00%) gulp
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior UI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) LESS
1 2 (40.00%) Sass
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) ECMAScript
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) HP