The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 14 July 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 Birmingham 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 58 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.58% - 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.06% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£315 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-24.00% -
Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
66 55 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.65% 9.60% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 31 21
Average daily rate £320 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +8.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
JIRA
West Midlands

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) SAP HR
2 2 (33.33%) SAP BI
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SAP BI
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SAP HR Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) WURFL
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) BlackBerry OS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) AccuRev
2 1 (16.67%) Sencha
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
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