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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 65 60 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Contract jobs citing JIRA 40 42 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.43% 2.59% 1.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.38% 22.22% 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 5
Median daily rate £363 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.68% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £320 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.62%
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
299 189 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.15% 11.65% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 97 92
Median daily rate £415 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 13
Median hourly rate £41.50 £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.44% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -14 17 £398 +6.71% 2
Northamptonshire -6 10 £398 +22.30% 1
Leicestershire -8 6 £240 -54.28% 1
Derbyshire - 5 £260 -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (43.33%) Jenkins
3 24 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 24 (40.00%) Confluence
4 21 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (31.67%) BDD
5 19 (31.67%) Docker
6 18 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (28.33%) HTML
7 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
8 16 (26.67%) CSS
9 14 (23.33%) AngularJS
9 14 (23.33%) Front End Development
9 14 (23.33%) Scrum
10 13 (21.67%) Banking
10 13 (21.67%) WAI
10 13 (21.67%) MVC
10 13 (21.67%) Photoshop
10 13 (21.67%) PHP
10 13 (21.67%) Protractor
10 13 (21.67%) gulp
10 13 (21.67%) LESS
10 13 (21.67%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (21.67%) Grunt
10 13 (21.67%) Kanban
10 13 (21.67%) WebDriver
10 13 (21.67%) CSS3
10 13 (21.67%) Cucumber
10 13 (21.67%) Behat
10 13 (21.67%) Gherkin

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 24 (40.00%) Confluence
2 13 (21.67%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.67%) Apache
3 4 (6.67%) nginx
3 4 (6.67%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (6.67%) IP Telephony
1 4 (6.67%) VLAN
1 4 (6.67%) Wireless
2 3 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (5.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (3.33%) MySQL
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (43.33%) Jenkins
2 24 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (21.67%) Cucumber
3 13 (21.67%) Grunt
3 13 (21.67%) gulp
3 13 (21.67%) Protractor
3 13 (21.67%) WebDriver
4 5 (8.33%) Subversion
5 4 (6.67%) Ant
5 4 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (6.67%) Maven
5 4 (6.67%) Selenium
5 4 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.00%) VersionOne
7 2 (3.33%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.67%) ERwin
8 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (21.67%) Banking
2 10 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Back Office
4 2 (3.33%) Billing
4 2 (3.33%) Front Office
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Developer
1 16 (26.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 12 (20.00%) Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 8 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Scrum Master
6 5 (8.33%) Agile Scrum Master
6 5 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Test Leader
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Banking Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Data Migration Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) HTML
2 16 (26.67%) CSS
3 14 (23.33%) AngularJS
4 13 (21.67%) Behat
4 13 (21.67%) CSS3
4 13 (21.67%) Gherkin
4 13 (21.67%) LESS
5 12 (20.00%) Twig
5 12 (20.00%) Zend Framework
6 3 (5.00%) jQuery
6 3 (5.00%) JSON
6 3 (5.00%) Node.js
6 3 (5.00%) Sass
7 2 (3.33%) ELK Stack
8 1 (1.67%) FpML
8 1 (1.67%) HTML5
8 1 (1.67%) XML
8 1 (1.67%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Wiki
2 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.67%) CMDB
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (31.67%) BDD
4 18 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (23.33%) Front End Development
5 14 (23.33%) Scrum
6 13 (21.67%) Kanban
6 13 (21.67%) MVC
7 11 (18.33%) Service Design
8 9 (15.00%) Open Source
9 8 (13.33%) Case Management
9 8 (13.33%) DevOps
10 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
10 7 (11.67%) Continuous Deployment
11 6 (10.00%) Waterfall
12 5 (8.33%) Data Protection
12 5 (8.33%) ETL
12 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (8.33%) TDD
13 4 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (21.67%) PHP
3 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (6.67%) Java
3 4 (6.67%) Ruby
3 4 (6.67%) SQL
4 2 (3.33%) C
4 2 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.67%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.67%) Assembly Language
5 1 (1.67%) C#
5 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) CCDP
2 4 (6.67%) CCIE
2 4 (6.67%) CCNA
2 4 (6.67%) CCNP
2 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.33%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.67%) Degree
5 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) WAI
2 3 (5.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.33%) TickIT
4 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.67%) ISO20022
4 1 (1.67%) QA
4 1 (1.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 19 (31.67%) Docker
2 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Puppet
2 6 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (3.33%) Ansible
4 2 (3.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Zend
2 8 (13.33%) Rally
3 4 (6.67%) Cisco
3 4 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.33%) HP
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) SAP
5 2 (3.33%) Talend
5 2 (3.33%) VMware
6 1 (1.67%) Wind River
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