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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 45 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 39 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.77% 0.40% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.94% 4.58% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 0 0
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +47.72%
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
170 131 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.07% 8.80% 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 61 35
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £231 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 31
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 30 January 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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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 - 36 £350 - 3
Nottinghamshire - - - - 2
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 33 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 28 (50.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (49.09%) TeamCity
3 27 (49.09%) Docker
3 27 (49.09%) DevOps
4 25 (45.45%) Vagrant
5 22 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (40.00%) Banking
6 15 (27.27%) Project Management
7 12 (21.82%) Incident Management
7 12 (21.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (16.36%) ISEB
8 9 (16.36%) Java
8 9 (16.36%) Selenium
9 8 (14.55%) Data Mapping
9 8 (14.55%) SQL
9 8 (14.55%) Oracle
9 8 (14.55%) MS Visio
9 8 (14.55%) Toad
9 8 (14.55%) Data Analysis
9 8 (14.55%) Data Management
9 8 (14.55%) Finance
10 7 (12.73%) Maven
10 7 (12.73%) ISTQB
10 7 (12.73%) GoldenSource
11 6 (10.91%) Web Testing
11 6 (10.91%) Cucumber
12 4 (7.27%) Scrum
12 4 (7.27%) QA

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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%) Apache
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) MySQL
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 33 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 28 (50.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (49.09%) TeamCity
4 9 (16.36%) Selenium
5 8 (14.55%) Toad
6 7 (12.73%) Maven
7 6 (10.91%) Cucumber
8 3 (5.45%) Ranorex
8 3 (5.45%) Subversion
9 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
9 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.82%) Sahi
10 1 (1.82%) RSpec
10 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (40.00%) Banking
2 8 (14.55%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Environment Manager
2 10 (18.18%) Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Test Leader
6 3 (5.45%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Automated Test Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Data Modeller
7 2 (3.64%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Tester
7 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Test Environment Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Android Developer
8 1 (1.82%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (1.82%) SAP Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (1.82%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) CSS
1 2 (3.64%) Web Services
1 2 (3.64%) HTML
1 2 (3.64%) Android SDK
1 2 (3.64%) iOS SDK
1 2 (3.64%) CSS3
1 2 (3.64%) Laravel
1 2 (3.64%) HTML5
1 2 (3.64%) RESTful
1 2 (3.64%) jQuery
1 2 (3.64%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (1.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (1.82%) Java EE
2 1 (1.82%) J2EE
2 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Reference Data
2 2 (3.64%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) iPad
3 1 (1.82%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Phone
2 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (49.09%) DevOps
3 22 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (27.27%) Project Management
5 12 (21.82%) Incident Management
5 12 (21.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (14.55%) Data Mapping
6 8 (14.55%) Data Analysis
6 8 (14.55%) Data Management
7 6 (10.91%) Web Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Scrum
8 4 (7.27%) Software Testing
8 4 (7.27%) BDD
9 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.64%) TDD
10 2 (3.64%) MVC
10 2 (3.64%) Android Development
10 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) Java
2 8 (14.55%) SQL
3 3 (5.45%) C#
4 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) ISEB
2 7 (12.73%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) PMP
4 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
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%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) GoldenSource
3 2 (3.64%) Zend
4 1 (1.82%) hybris
4 1 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
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