The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.41% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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%
JIRA
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
40 43 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 11.30% 11.11% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 3
Average daily rate £350 £376 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% +26.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £263 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 6
Average hourly rate £23.75 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) V-Model
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 4 (66.67%) TickIT
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VC++
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Release Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) UAT Tester
2 1 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) V-Model
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 4 (66.67%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center