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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 76 79 77
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 20 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.30% 0.96% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.76% 8.02% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 9
Median daily rate £450 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £315 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £480 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -6.57%
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
170 187 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.02% 11.97% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 113 95
Median daily rate £375 £353 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £293 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £44.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

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 June 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 June 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 +1 8 £301 -14.14% 11
Northamptonshire -5 7 £450 -7.69% 1
Leicestershire - 2 £400 - 2
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) Waterfall
3 9 (27.27%) UML
4 8 (24.24%) Scrum
4 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
5 7 (21.21%) Finance
5 7 (21.21%) TickIT
5 7 (21.21%) ISO 9001
5 7 (21.21%) Confluence
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL
6 6 (18.18%) V-Model
6 6 (18.18%) Subversion
7 5 (15.15%) Banking
7 5 (15.15%) Kanban
7 5 (15.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (15.15%) ETL
7 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.12%) Migration
8 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
8 4 (12.12%) Linux
8 4 (12.12%) HTML
8 4 (12.12%) Java
8 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.12%) MySQL
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle
8 4 (12.12%) CSS
8 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
8 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing

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 7 (21.21%) Confluence
2 3 (9.09%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) nginx
2 3 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) WordPress
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
3 6 (18.18%) Subversion
4 5 (15.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (9.09%) Ant
5 3 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 3 (9.09%) Maven
6 2 (6.06%) Selenium
6 2 (6.06%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (6.06%) VersionOne
7 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.03%) ERwin
7 1 (3.03%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (3.03%) Ranorex
7 1 (3.03%) TestRail
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Electronics
4 2 (6.06%) Back Office
4 2 (6.06%) Billing
4 2 (6.06%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.03%) Games
5 1 (3.03%) Military
5 1 (3.03%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Configuration Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Release and Configuration Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Release Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Data Migration Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Migration Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Ruby Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Software Release Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) ETL Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Configuration Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) CSS
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 3 (9.09%) jQuery
2 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (6.06%) Doctrine
3 2 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (6.06%) LAMP
3 2 (6.06%) React
3 2 (6.06%) SOAP
3 2 (6.06%) Symfony
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) Zend Framework
4 1 (3.03%) FpML
4 1 (3.03%) JSON
4 1 (3.03%) Node.js
4 1 (3.03%) Sass
4 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
1 2 (6.06%) User Experience
1 2 (6.06%) Wiki
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) CMDB
2 1 (3.03%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) Waterfall
3 9 (27.27%) UML
4 8 (24.24%) Scrum
5 6 (18.18%) ITIL
5 6 (18.18%) V-Model
6 5 (15.15%) ETL
6 5 (15.15%) Kanban
6 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
7 4 (12.12%) Migration
7 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Agile Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.09%) Front End Development
8 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 3 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Java
1 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.09%) Ruby
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) ActionScript
4 1 (3.03%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (3.03%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
1 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) ISO 9001
1 7 (21.21%) TickIT
2 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
3 2 (6.06%) QA
4 1 (3.03%) ISO20022
4 1 (3.03%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Puppet
2 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Rally
3 2 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) Talend
3 2 (6.06%) Zend
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Wind River