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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
England / East Midlands
Rank 69 95 54
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -41
Contract jobs citing JIRA 23 5 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.56% 0.34% 2.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.95% 2.66% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 22
Median daily rate £375 £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +71.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.87%

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
210 188 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.20% 12.73% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 106 116
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +59.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +11 9 £363 - 1
Northamptonshire -10 6 £394 -21.25% 1
Leicestershire +7 4 £400 -33.33% 2
Derbyshire +6 4 £400 - 2
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.98%) Jenkins
3 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
4 20 (32.79%) Confluence
5 19 (31.15%) Scrum
6 17 (27.87%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (24.59%) BDD
7 15 (24.59%) Docker
8 14 (22.95%) HTML
9 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
10 11 (18.03%) MVC
10 11 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (18.03%) Front End Development
10 11 (18.03%) Kanban
11 10 (16.39%) Banking
11 10 (16.39%) Java
11 10 (16.39%) CSS
12 9 (14.75%) C#
12 9 (14.75%) PHP
12 9 (14.75%) Cucumber
12 9 (14.75%) CSS3
12 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
13 8 (13.11%) User Stories
13 8 (13.11%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (13.11%) Grunt
13 8 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (13.11%) DevOps
13 8 (13.11%) Coaching
13 8 (13.11%) Protractor
13 8 (13.11%) gulp

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (32.79%) Confluence
2 8 (13.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) nginx
3 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Photoshop
1 8 (13.11%) Pixelmator
2 5 (8.20%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.92%) Trello
4 1 (1.64%) GitHub
4 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (6.56%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (6.56%) IP Telephony
1 4 (6.56%) VLAN
1 4 (6.56%) Wireless
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (4.92%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.28%) Intranet
4 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (40.98%) Jenkins
2 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
3 9 (14.75%) Cucumber
4 8 (13.11%) Grunt
4 8 (13.11%) gulp
4 8 (13.11%) Protractor
4 8 (13.11%) WebDriver
5 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.56%) JBehave
6 4 (6.56%) Maven
6 4 (6.56%) Selenium
6 4 (6.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.92%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.92%) JIRA Agile
7 3 (4.92%) JUnit
7 3 (4.92%) NUnit
7 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.28%) MSTest
8 2 (3.28%) Subversion
General
1 10 (16.39%) Banking
2 8 (13.11%) Finance
3 6 (9.84%) Retail
4 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Developer
2 10 (16.39%) Analyst
3 9 (14.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (13.11%) Business Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Scrum Master
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Agile Scrum Master
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Test Leader
7 5 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Digital Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Software Project Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) HTML
2 10 (16.39%) CSS
3 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
3 9 (14.75%) CSS3
4 8 (13.11%) Behat
4 8 (13.11%) Gherkin
4 8 (13.11%) LESS
5 7 (11.48%) Twig
5 7 (11.48%) Zend Framework
6 5 (8.20%) .NET
6 5 (8.20%) HTML5
7 4 (6.56%) JSON
8 3 (4.92%) JAXB
8 3 (4.92%) SAX
8 3 (4.92%) Spring
8 3 (4.92%) XML
8 3 (4.92%) XSLT
9 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.28%) Web Services
9 2 (3.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.92%) User Experience
3 2 (3.28%) Blog
3 2 (3.28%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.28%) Wiki
4 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) FMCG
4 1 (1.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Unix
2 3 (4.92%) Windows
3 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.15%) Scrum
3 17 (27.87%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (24.59%) BDD
5 11 (18.03%) Front End Development
5 11 (18.03%) Kanban
5 11 (18.03%) MVC
5 11 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (13.11%) Coaching
6 8 (13.11%) DevOps
6 8 (13.11%) TDD
6 8 (13.11%) User Stories
7 7 (11.48%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (9.84%) Open Source
8 6 (9.84%) Service Design
9 5 (8.20%) Data Protection
10 4 (6.56%) Functional Testing
10 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.56%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (6.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.39%) Java
3 9 (14.75%) C#
3 9 (14.75%) PHP
4 6 (9.84%) Python
5 5 (8.20%) SQL
6 4 (6.56%) C++
7 2 (3.28%) C
8 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.64%) Ruby
8 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) CCDP
1 4 (6.56%) CCIE
1 4 (6.56%) CCNA
1 4 (6.56%) CCNP
1 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) CBAP
4 1 (1.64%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.64%) IIBA
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) WAI
2 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) Docker
2 2 (3.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (9.84%) Puppet
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (6.56%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (3.28%) Ansible
4 2 (3.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Zend
2 6 (9.84%) CA Agile Central
2 6 (9.84%) Perforce
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco
3 4 (6.56%) SolarWinds
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle
5 2 (3.28%) Adobe
5 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.28%) VMware
6 1 (1.64%) SAP