The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 32 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.37% - 1.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.34% - 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -17.83%
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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
29 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 13.24% 9.09% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 10
Average daily rate £315 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £314 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £333 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Coaching
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) DSDM
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) ScrumMaster
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) DSDM
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft