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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 76 73 82
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing JIRA 17 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.08% 0.98% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.50% 9.15% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.83%
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
179 153 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.38% 10.74% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 93 44
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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
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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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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
Northamptonshire +13 11 £450 -
Nottinghamshire -6 4 £350 +3.70% 2
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Jenkins
3 14 (35.90%) Banking
4 13 (33.33%) DevOps
5 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (30.77%) Finance
6 11 (28.21%) Oracle
6 11 (28.21%) SQL
6 11 (28.21%) TeamCity
6 11 (28.21%) Docker
6 11 (28.21%) Vagrant
7 10 (25.64%) SDLC
8 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
8 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (17.95%) Java
9 7 (17.95%) Project Management
9 7 (17.95%) User Stories
10 6 (15.38%) Test Management
10 6 (15.38%) Endeca
11 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
11 5 (12.82%) Data Management
11 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
11 5 (12.82%) C#
11 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
11 5 (12.82%) Toad
11 5 (12.82%) Data Mapping
11 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
11 5 (12.82%) Confluence
11 5 (12.82%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (12.82%) Ranorex

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (12.82%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (28.21%) TeamCity
4 5 (12.82%) Toad
4 5 (12.82%) Ranorex
5 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.13%) Subversion
7 1 (2.56%) Maven
7 1 (2.56%) Ant
General
1 14 (35.90%) Banking
2 12 (30.77%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Test Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Environment Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Automation Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Data Modeller
7 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Junior Java Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) DBA
8 1 (2.56%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) J2EE
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) XHTML
2 1 (2.56%) Ajax
2 1 (2.56%) Java EE
2 1 (2.56%) Velocity
2 1 (2.56%) Symfony
2 1 (2.56%) Zend Framework
2 1 (2.56%) jQuery
2 1 (2.56%) HTML5
2 1 (2.56%) Laravel
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Reference Data
1 3 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) DevOps
3 10 (25.64%) SDLC
4 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
5 7 (17.95%) Project Management
5 7 (17.95%) User Stories
6 6 (15.38%) Test Management
7 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
7 5 (12.82%) Data Management
7 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
7 5 (12.82%) Data Mapping
7 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) CRM
8 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.69%) Scrum
9 2 (5.13%) Use Case
9 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 7 (17.95%) Java
3 5 (12.82%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) Ruby
5 1 (2.56%) PHP5
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Vagrant
2 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) Endeca
3 4 (10.26%) GoldenSource
4 2 (5.13%) hybris
4 2 (5.13%) Demandware
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) ATG
5 1 (2.56%) Perforce
5 1 (2.56%) Zend