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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 41 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.11% 0.72% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% 4.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£463 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
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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
27 49 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 10.00% 17.75% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 14
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%

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
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 4 September 2015.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

JIRA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) DSDM
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Velocity
4 1 (16.67%) Automotive
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) ScrumMaster
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Coach
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) DSDM
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft