The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 48 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing JIRA 21 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.50% 3.12% 3.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.91% 11.27% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 21
Median daily rate £363 £423 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.20% +15.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £321 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £444 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
JIRA
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
151 213 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 25.17% 27.70% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 135 75
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Wales

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +7 19 £350 +1.81% 3
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UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) Scrum
3 20 (47.62%) Subversion
4 19 (45.24%) XML
5 18 (42.86%) Java
6 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
6 17 (40.48%) SQL
6 17 (40.48%) HTML
7 16 (38.10%) SOAP
7 16 (38.10%) SC Cleared
7 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
8 15 (35.71%) Confluence
8 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
9 13 (30.95%) jQuery
9 13 (30.95%) Selenium
9 13 (30.95%) Document Management
9 13 (30.95%) Hudson
10 12 (28.57%) Atlassian
10 12 (28.57%) Configuration Management
10 12 (28.57%) Visual Studio
11 11 (26.19%) JUnit
11 11 (26.19%) JBoss
11 11 (26.19%) TDD
11 11 (26.19%) DbUnit
11 11 (26.19%) Spock
11 11 (26.19%) JSTS
12 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
12 10 (23.81%) LiveCycle
12 10 (23.81%) Splunk

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (35.71%) Confluence
2 11 (26.19%) JBoss
3 10 (23.81%) FileNet
3 10 (23.81%) LiveCycle
4 8 (19.05%) SAS
5 7 (16.67%) GeoServer
5 7 (16.67%) IIS
5 7 (16.67%) Tomcat
6 5 (11.90%) MQSeries
6 5 (11.90%) OpenStack
7 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.67%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) GitHub
2 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Subversion
2 13 (30.95%) Hudson
2 13 (30.95%) Selenium
3 12 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 11 (26.19%) DbUnit
4 11 (26.19%) JUnit
4 11 (26.19%) Spock
5 10 (23.81%) Ant
5 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
5 10 (23.81%) Maven
6 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 7 (16.67%) QAComplete
8 6 (14.29%) Cucumber
8 6 (14.29%) Eclipse
8 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (14.29%) TeamCity
9 5 (11.90%) JMeter
9 5 (11.90%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (9.52%) Burp Suite
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Tester
4 8 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Project Manager
6 6 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Teradata Tester
8 2 (4.76%) Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (4.76%) HTML Developer
8 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Administrator
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) XML
2 17 (40.48%) HTML
3 16 (38.10%) SOAP
4 13 (30.95%) jQuery
5 11 (26.19%) JSTS
6 10 (23.81%) JSF
7 9 (21.43%) Spring
8 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 7 (16.67%) Dojo
8 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 7 (16.67%) Java EE
8 7 (16.67%) Java SE
8 7 (16.67%) JRules
8 7 (16.67%) REST
8 7 (16.67%) XSD
9 6 (14.29%) J2EE
9 6 (14.29%) JPA
9 6 (14.29%) OpenLayers
10 5 (11.90%) .NET
11 3 (7.14%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Replication
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) W3C
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Unix
2 7 (16.67%) Windows
3 6 (14.29%) Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Android
4 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) Scrum
3 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (30.95%) Document Management
5 12 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 11 (26.19%) TDD
7 9 (21.43%) Defect Management
8 8 (19.05%) Release Management
9 7 (16.67%) ITIL
9 7 (16.67%) Process Management
9 7 (16.67%) Use Case
10 6 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (14.29%) DevOps
10 6 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
11 5 (11.90%) BDD
11 5 (11.90%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (11.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) Java
2 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
2 17 (40.48%) SQL
3 10 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.14%) C
6 1 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) SC Cleared
1 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) DV Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) BC Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 3 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.38%) CBAP
5 1 (2.38%) CISSP
5 1 (2.38%) CLAS
5 1 (2.38%) GIAC
5 1 (2.38%) ISEB
5 1 (2.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Ansible
1 5 (11.90%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) Nagios
2 1 (2.38%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Atlassian
2 10 (23.81%) Adobe
2 10 (23.81%) ILOG
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) Splunk
3 8 (19.05%) Informatica
3 8 (19.05%) MicroStrategy
3 8 (19.05%) Teradata
4 7 (16.67%) Kofax
5 5 (11.90%) AppDynamics
5 5 (11.90%) New Relic
5 5 (11.90%) Rackspace
6 2 (4.76%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) SAP
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