The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 20 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 4.90% 1.39% 1.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 70.00% 12.50% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Average daily rate
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£343 £330 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% -13.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +150.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

Development Applications Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
10 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 6.99% 11.11% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 6
Average daily rate £413 £325 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £310 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £328 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

JIRA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
4 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Billing
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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.

General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) ScrumMaster
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) QA Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
4 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA