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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 69 68 85
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Contract jobs citing JIRA 29 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.83% 1.64% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.06% 17.69% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 1
Median daily rate £450 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +9.62%
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 £28.75 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +5.26%
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
222 147 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.98% 9.29% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 76 91
Median daily rate £415 £351 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.14% +4.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 12
Median hourly rate £44.00 £14.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.44% -61.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 July 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 July 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 +5 16 £378 +1.34% 8
Northamptonshire -9 10 £450 +38.46% 1
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 37 (78.72%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Confluence
3 20 (42.55%) Git (software)
4 16 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
5 15 (31.91%) Docker
6 14 (29.79%) HTML
6 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
6 14 (29.79%) CSS
7 13 (27.66%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (25.53%) AngularJS
8 12 (25.53%) Front End Development
9 11 (23.40%) Waterfall
9 11 (23.40%) Zend
9 11 (23.40%) Zend Framework
9 11 (23.40%) PHP
10 9 (19.15%) Photoshop
10 9 (19.15%) UML
10 9 (19.15%) MVC
10 9 (19.15%) WAI
10 9 (19.15%) Scrum
10 9 (19.15%) Cucumber
10 9 (19.15%) BDD
10 9 (19.15%) WebDriver
10 9 (19.15%) CSS3
10 9 (19.15%) LESS
10 9 (19.15%) Behat
10 9 (19.15%) Gherkin
10 9 (19.15%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (19.15%) Grunt

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 21 (44.68%) Confluence
2 9 (19.15%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (8.51%) Apache
3 4 (8.51%) nginx
3 4 (8.51%) OpenStack
3 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (42.55%) Git (software)
2 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
3 9 (19.15%) Cucumber
3 9 (19.15%) Grunt
3 9 (19.15%) gulp
3 9 (19.15%) Protractor
3 9 (19.15%) WebDriver
4 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (10.64%) Subversion
5 5 (10.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (8.51%) Ant
6 4 (8.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (8.51%) Maven
7 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
7 2 (4.26%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (4.26%) VersionOne
8 1 (2.13%) ERwin
8 1 (2.13%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (2.13%) Ranorex
8 1 (2.13%) Selenium
General
1 8 (17.02%) Banking
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 2 (4.26%) Back Office
3 2 (4.26%) Billing
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Military
4 1 (2.13%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (14.89%) Senior Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Configuration Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Release and Configuration Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Release Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Data Migration Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Migration Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) PHP Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Ruby Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Software Release Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Tester
6 2 (4.26%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) CSS
1 14 (29.79%) HTML
2 12 (25.53%) AngularJS
3 11 (23.40%) Zend Framework
4 9 (19.15%) Behat
4 9 (19.15%) CSS3
4 9 (19.15%) Gherkin
4 9 (19.15%) LESS
4 9 (19.15%) Twig
5 4 (8.51%) jQuery
6 3 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.26%) Doctrine
7 2 (4.26%) JSON
7 2 (4.26%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (4.26%) Node.js
7 2 (4.26%) React
7 2 (4.26%) Sass
7 2 (4.26%) SOAP
7 2 (4.26%) Symfony
7 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) User Experience
2 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.26%) Wiki
3 1 (2.13%) CMDB
3 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (78.72%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (27.66%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (25.53%) Front End Development
5 11 (23.40%) Waterfall
6 9 (19.15%) BDD
6 9 (19.15%) MVC
6 9 (19.15%) Scrum
6 9 (19.15%) UML
7 8 (17.02%) Service Design
8 7 (14.89%) Kanban
9 6 (12.77%) Case Management
9 6 (12.77%) DevOps
9 6 (12.77%) ITIL
9 6 (12.77%) Open Source
9 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.77%) V-Model
10 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
10 5 (10.64%) ETL
11 4 (8.51%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
2 11 (23.40%) PHP
3 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.51%) Java
3 4 (8.51%) Ruby
4 3 (6.38%) SQL
5 1 (2.13%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.13%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (2.13%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.13%) C
5 1 (2.13%) C#
5 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) DBS Check
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) WAI
2 7 (14.89%) ISO 9001
2 7 (14.89%) TickIT
3 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
4 2 (4.26%) QA
5 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (2.13%) ISO20022
5 1 (2.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Puppet
2 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Zend
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Rally
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.26%) HP
4 2 (4.26%) SAP
4 2 (4.26%) Talend
4 2 (4.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) Wind River
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