The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire 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 55 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 13 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.82% 0.21% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 2.22% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
130 45 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.23% 9.49% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 35 36
Average daily rate £350 £435 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £700 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £21.00 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.38% -12.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
JIRA
South West

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -4 11 £470 +63.47% 2
Chippenham - - - - 1
JIRA
South West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (84.62%) Java
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) JAX-WS
2 9 (69.23%) Scrum
2 9 (69.23%) Subversion
2 9 (69.23%) Spring
2 9 (69.23%) Web Services
2 9 (69.23%) LDAP
2 9 (69.23%) WSDL
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
2 9 (69.23%) Confluence
2 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
3 8 (61.54%) X.509
3 8 (61.54%) SSL
3 8 (61.54%) WebLogic
3 8 (61.54%) Validation
3 8 (61.54%) SAML
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Test Management
6 2 (15.38%) WCF
6 2 (15.38%) Use Case
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Capita
6 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) JMeter
6 2 (15.38%) Finance

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (69.23%) Confluence
2 8 (61.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) LDAP
2 8 (61.54%) SSL
2 8 (61.54%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Subversion
1 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
2 2 (15.38%) JMeter
3 1 (7.69%) Ant
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) WebLogic Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Security Designer
3 7 (53.85%) Designer
4 6 (46.15%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 6 (46.15%) Senior Developer
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (46.15%) Senior WebLogic Developer
5 5 (38.46%) Senior Designer
6 4 (30.77%) Tester
7 2 (15.38%) Consultant
7 2 (15.38%) Systems Tester
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Tester
7 2 (15.38%) Integration Tester
7 2 (15.38%) WebLogic Consultant
8 1 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
8 1 (7.69%) UI Programmer
8 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Web Services
1 9 (69.23%) WSDL
1 9 (69.23%) Spring
1 9 (69.23%) JAX-WS
2 8 (61.54%) SAML
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) WCF
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) JSF
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
2 9 (69.23%) Scrum
3 8 (61.54%) Validation
4 4 (30.77%) Test Management
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Capita