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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 76 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 13 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.87% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.95% 3.88% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £301 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +137.50%
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
187 129 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.52% 7.98% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 74 42
Average daily rate £345 £331 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.15% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 14
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 - 4 £350 - 1
Nottinghamshire +17 3 £354 +17.72% 1
Leicestershire +5 2 - -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 15 (48.39%) E-Commerce
2 13 (41.94%) ISEB
2 13 (41.94%) Use Case
3 11 (35.48%) Retail
3 11 (35.48%) QA
4 10 (32.26%) ISTQB
4 10 (32.26%) SAP
5 9 (29.03%) HP
5 9 (29.03%) Selenium
5 9 (29.03%) Scrum
6 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
7 7 (22.58%) CRM
7 7 (22.58%) B2C
7 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (22.58%) Business Analysis
7 7 (22.58%) Degree
7 7 (22.58%) Marketing
7 7 (22.58%) hybris
7 7 (22.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (19.35%) Business Process Mapping
8 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (19.35%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (19.35%) ATG
8 6 (19.35%) C++
9 5 (16.13%) Java
9 5 (16.13%) SQL
9 5 (16.13%) VBScript
9 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
10 4 (12.90%) IBM
10 4 (12.90%) QuickTest Pro

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (6.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP SD
1 1 (3.23%) SAP MM
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) SAP BW
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Selenium
2 4 (12.90%) JUnit
2 4 (12.90%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (9.68%) Sahi
3 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) Maven
5 1 (3.23%) Ranorex
5 1 (3.23%) NUnit
5 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (35.48%) Retail
2 7 (22.58%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Tester
3 7 (22.58%) Business Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Test Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Developer
6 4 (12.90%) SAP Tester
7 3 (9.68%) Automation Tester
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) SAP Test Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Web Test Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Web Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Manual Tester
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) HTML
1 4 (12.90%) CSS
2 3 (9.68%) Spring
3 2 (6.45%) Ajax
3 2 (6.45%) jQuery
3 2 (6.45%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) XSD
4 1 (3.23%) XSLT
4 1 (3.23%) XHTML
4 1 (3.23%) WinForms
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) MFC
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.23%) HTML5
4 1 (3.23%) CSS3
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.23%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.23%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) E-Commerce
2 13 (41.94%) Use Case
3 9 (29.03%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) CRM
4 7 (22.58%) B2C
4 7 (22.58%) Business Analysis
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (19.35%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (19.35%) Business Process Mapping
6 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.68%) Web Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.45%) TDD
9 2 (6.45%) MVC
9 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
2 6 (19.35%) C++
3 5 (16.13%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) VBScript
4 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 2 (6.45%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) ISEB
2 10 (32.26%) ISTQB
3 7 (22.58%) Degree
3 7 (22.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) SAP
2 9 (29.03%) HP
3 7 (22.58%) hybris
4 6 (19.35%) ATG
5 4 (12.90%) IBM
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle
7 1 (3.23%) Perforce
7 1 (3.23%) AccuRev
7 1 (3.23%) Intel
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