The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 29 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.72% 2.97% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.89% 12.07% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Median daily rate £325 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
JIRA
East Sussex

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

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
36 58 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 19.57% 24.58% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 8
Median daily rate £300 £300 £184
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +63.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

JIRA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Junior
3 2 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Junior QA Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Junior Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA