The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the East Midlands region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 82 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing JIRA 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.55% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.62% 3.57% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-24.00% -
Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
173 112 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.96% 7.73% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 51 49
Average daily rate £330 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
JIRA
England

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
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 25 July 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire +13 3 £338 -0.07%
Leicestershire -3 2 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 21 (61.76%) E-Commerce
2 17 (50.00%) Use Case
3 15 (44.12%) QA
4 14 (41.18%) ISEB
5 13 (38.24%) HP
6 12 (35.29%) SAP
6 12 (35.29%) Scrum
6 12 (35.29%) Selenium
6 12 (35.29%) ISTQB
7 11 (32.35%) Retail
7 11 (32.35%) SQL
7 11 (32.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (26.47%) Marketing
9 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 8 (23.53%) CRM
9 8 (23.53%) IBM
9 8 (23.53%) hybris
10 7 (20.59%) B2C
10 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
10 7 (20.59%) Degree
10 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (17.65%) ATG
11 6 (17.65%) C++
11 6 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
11 6 (17.65%) Business Process Mapping
12 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
12 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (14.71%) Sahi
12 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
12 5 (14.71%) Java

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (8.82%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.94%) SAP MM
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SAP BW
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) DB2
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.94%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Selenium
2 5 (14.71%) Sahi
3 4 (11.76%) JUnit
3 4 (11.76%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (8.82%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.94%) Ant
6 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.94%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (2.94%) NUnit
6 1 (2.94%) Subversion
6 1 (2.94%) Maven
6 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.94%) jMock
General
1 11 (32.35%) Retail
2 9 (26.47%) Marketing
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Tester
3 8 (23.53%) Business Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) SAP Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Web Test Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Web Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Manual Tester
7 3 (8.82%) Automation Tester
8 2 (5.88%) SAP Test Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Performance Test Manager
9 1 (2.94%) SAP BW Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Test Manager
9 1 (2.94%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
1 4 (11.76%) CSS
1 4 (11.76%) Spring
2 3 (8.82%) Ajax
2 3 (8.82%) XML
2 3 (8.82%) jQuery
3 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) J2EE
4 1 (2.94%) MFC
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.94%) JSP
4 1 (2.94%) SOAP
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) XSD
4 1 (2.94%) XSLT
4 1 (2.94%) XHTML
4 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.94%) WinForms
4 1 (2.94%) DAO
4 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.94%) DTV
1 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
1 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) E-Commerce
2 17 (50.00%) Use Case
3 12 (35.29%) Scrum
4 8 (23.53%) CRM
5 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
5 7 (20.59%) B2C
6 6 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (17.65%) Business Process Mapping
7 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
7 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.82%) TDD
9 3 (8.82%) ERP
10 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
10 2 (5.88%) MVC
10 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
10 2 (5.88%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) C++
4 5 (14.71%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) VBScript
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) ISEB
2 12 (35.29%) ISTQB
3 11 (32.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (20.59%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) HP
2 12 (35.29%) SAP
3 8 (23.53%) IBM
3 8 (23.53%) hybris
4 6 (17.65%) ATG
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Perforce
6 1 (2.94%) AccuRev
6 1 (2.94%) Intel
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) JBoss
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