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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 24 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.75% 0.62% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% 4.35% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £165 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.48% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -32.50%

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
17 23 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 12.78% 14.20% 28.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 46
Median daily rate £401 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.48% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £313 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 5 (83.33%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) BDD

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 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) QA 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 Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
1 3 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA