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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 10 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing JIRA 21 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 13.04% 2.99% 2.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 75.00% 66.67% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 1
Average daily rate £394 £340 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.80% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +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
Hampshire

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
28 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 17.39% 4.48% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 3
Average daily rate £388 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%
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 £41.85 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.10% -1.33%

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 14 February 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 20 (60.61%) Selenium
2 17 (51.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 17 (51.52%) Subversion
2 17 (51.52%) Spring
2 17 (51.52%) Software Testing
2 17 (51.52%) Cucumber
2 17 (51.52%) Java
2 17 (51.52%) JUnit
2 17 (51.52%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (51.52%) Hibernate
2 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (48.48%) Gradle
4 15 (45.45%) Functional Testing
4 15 (45.45%) Waterfall
4 15 (45.45%) Scrum
5 14 (42.42%) Change Control
5 14 (42.42%) Artifactory
6 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (39.39%) Mentoring
7 12 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
8 11 (33.33%) Telecoms
8 11 (33.33%) Oracle
8 11 (33.33%) XML
8 11 (33.33%) JBoss
8 11 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 11 (33.33%) NHibernate
8 11 (33.33%) Entity Framework
8 11 (33.33%) Apache Camel
9 10 (30.30%) FindBugs

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (33.33%) JBoss
2 6 (18.18%) Node.js
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
4 3 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) LDAP
2 4 (12.12%) HTTP
3 2 (6.06%) VLAN
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 2 (6.06%) ZigBee
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) IPv4
4 1 (3.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Selenium
2 17 (51.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 17 (51.52%) Cucumber
2 17 (51.52%) JUnit
2 17 (51.52%) Subversion
3 16 (48.48%) Gradle
4 14 (42.42%) Artifactory
5 10 (30.30%) Checkstyle
5 10 (30.30%) FindBugs
6 6 (18.18%) Grunt
6 6 (18.18%) Mockito
6 6 (18.18%) Protractor
6 6 (18.18%) SonarQube
7 5 (15.15%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (9.09%) Flyway
8 3 (9.09%) SoapUI
8 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Test Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Lead Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (6.06%) ICT Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Integration Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Release Manager
7 2 (6.06%) SOA Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) Hibernate
1 17 (51.52%) Spring
2 11 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 11 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 11 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 11 (33.33%) NHibernate
2 11 (33.33%) XML
3 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 6 (18.18%) Java EE
3 6 (18.18%) Spring Boot
3 6 (18.18%) Spring MVC
3 6 (18.18%) Spring Security
4 5 (15.15%) Servlets
5 4 (12.12%) JPA
6 3 (9.09%) Ehcache
7 1 (3.03%) Java SE
7 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Smart Meter
2 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (51.52%) Software Testing
2 15 (45.45%) Functional Testing
2 15 (45.45%) Scrum
2 15 (45.45%) Waterfall
3 14 (42.42%) Change Control
4 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (39.39%) Mentoring
5 12 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 9 (27.27%) Defect Management
7 9 (27.27%) Requirements Management
8 8 (24.24%) UML
9 7 (21.21%) ITIL
9 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
10 6 (18.18%) Case Management
10 6 (18.18%) MVC
10 6 (18.18%) Release Management
10 6 (18.18%) Stress Testing
10 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) ISEB
5 1 (3.03%) OCA
5 1 (3.03%) OCAJ
5 1 (3.03%) OCP
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (9.09%) Remedy
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.03%) Huawei
4 1 (3.03%) Nokia