The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 32 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 0.55% 0.45% 1.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.13% 3.57% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £300 £238 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -37.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +24.03%
JIRA
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
32 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 17.68% 12.67% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 10
Average daily rate £575 £305 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.52% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £298 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +2.77%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

JIRA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) TestPartner
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) TestPartner
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manual Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle