The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Swindon region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 41 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.46% 0.36% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.70% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate £470 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -57.50%
Development Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
94 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.98% 11.96% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 28 26
Average daily rate £350 £430 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +2.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £600 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -50.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
JIRA
Wiltshire

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 17 April 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 9 (81.82%) LDAP
2 9 (81.82%) WSDL
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Configuration Management
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Subversion
2 9 (81.82%) Spring
2 9 (81.82%) JAX-WS
2 9 (81.82%) Confluence
2 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
3 8 (72.73%) Validation
3 8 (72.73%) SAML
3 8 (72.73%) X.509
3 8 (72.73%) SSL
3 8 (72.73%) WebLogic
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) ISO 9002
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 9 (81.82%) Confluence
2 8 (72.73%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) LDAP
2 8 (72.73%) SSL
2 8 (72.73%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Subversion
1 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
2 2 (18.18%) JMeter
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) WebLogic Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Security Designer
3 7 (63.64%) Designer
4 6 (54.55%) Senior WebLogic Developer
4 6 (54.55%) Senior Developer
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (54.55%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 5 (45.45%) Senior Designer
6 2 (18.18%) WebLogic Consultant
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Tester
6 2 (18.18%) Tester
6 2 (18.18%) Consultant
7 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
7 1 (9.09%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
1 9 (81.82%) WSDL
1 9 (81.82%) Spring
1 9 (81.82%) JAX-WS
2 8 (72.73%) SAML
3 2 (18.18%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) JSF
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Scrum
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Configuration Management
2 8 (72.73%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Capita