The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 83 79 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing JIRA 16 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.97% 1.07% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.73% 9.47% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.83%
JIRA
England

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

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
207 169 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.58% 11.29% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 100 41
Average daily rate £353 £320 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.15% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire 0 9 £525 - 1
Nottinghamshire -7 5 £350 - 2
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (52.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (52.73%) Jenkins
3 27 (49.09%) Docker
3 27 (49.09%) DevOps
3 27 (49.09%) TeamCity
4 25 (45.45%) Vagrant
4 25 (45.45%) Banking
5 19 (34.55%) SDLC
6 17 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (27.27%) Project Management
8 14 (25.45%) Finance
9 13 (23.64%) Oracle
9 13 (23.64%) SQL
10 12 (21.82%) Incident Management
10 12 (21.82%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (14.55%) Toad
11 8 (14.55%) MS Visio
11 8 (14.55%) Java
11 8 (14.55%) Data Analysis
11 8 (14.55%) Data Management
11 8 (14.55%) Data Mapping
12 7 (12.73%) GoldenSource
12 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
13 5 (9.09%) C#
13 5 (9.09%) Test Management
13 5 (9.09%) Endeca
13 5 (9.09%) Test Automation
13 5 (9.09%) User Stories
13 5 (9.09%) Ranorex

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) Confluence
2 1 (1.82%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) MySQL
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (52.73%) Team Foundation Server
1 29 (52.73%) Jenkins
2 27 (49.09%) TeamCity
3 8 (14.55%) Toad
4 5 (9.09%) Ranorex
5 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.64%) Subversion
7 1 (1.82%) Maven
7 1 (1.82%) Ant
General
1 25 (45.45%) Banking
2 14 (25.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Analyst
1 14 (25.45%) Environment Manager
2 9 (16.36%) Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Automation Tester
5 3 (5.45%) Tester
5 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Data Modeller
6 2 (3.64%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Test Manager
6 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) AWS Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Test Environment Manager
7 1 (1.82%) DBA
7 1 (1.82%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) J2EE
2 1 (1.82%) CSS
2 1 (1.82%) XHTML
2 1 (1.82%) Ajax
2 1 (1.82%) Java EE
2 1 (1.82%) Symfony
2 1 (1.82%) Zend Framework
2 1 (1.82%) jQuery
2 1 (1.82%) HTML5
2 1 (1.82%) Laravel
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Reference Data
2 2 (3.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (49.09%) DevOps
3 19 (34.55%) SDLC
4 17 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (27.27%) Project Management
6 12 (21.82%) Incident Management
6 12 (21.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (14.55%) Data Mapping
7 8 (14.55%) Data Management
7 8 (14.55%) Data Analysis
8 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.09%) Test Management
9 5 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 5 (9.09%) User Stories
10 3 (5.45%) Software Testing
10 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.45%) Scrum
10 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.45%) CRM
11 2 (3.64%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) Java
3 5 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) PHP
4 1 (1.82%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (49.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (45.45%) Vagrant
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) GoldenSource
3 5 (9.09%) Endeca
4 2 (3.64%) hybris
4 2 (3.64%) Demandware
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) ATG
5 1 (1.82%) Perforce
5 1 (1.82%) Zend