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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 67 78 91
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Contract jobs citing JIRA 33 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.08% 0.86% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.64% 6.91% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 3
Average daily rate
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£348 £338 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £362 £360
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 £50.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
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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
168 188 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.57% 12.39% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 103 73
Average daily rate £370 £345 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% +14.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £35.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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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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 +5 14 £325 -7.14%
Nottinghamshire 0 10 £375 +6.00% 3
Leicestershire +4 6 - - 1
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 44 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 14 (29.17%) Confluence
3 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
4 12 (25.00%) QA
5 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
5 11 (22.92%) C#
5 11 (22.92%) Scrum
5 11 (22.92%) SDLC
6 10 (20.83%) Java
6 10 (20.83%) SQL
7 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
7 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
8 8 (16.67%) User Stories
8 8 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (16.67%) DevOps
8 8 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (16.67%) jQuery
8 8 (16.67%) Ruby
9 7 (14.58%) Degree
9 7 (14.58%) Test Automation
9 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (14.58%) MVC
9 7 (14.58%) HTML
9 7 (14.58%) Ranorex
10 6 (12.50%) .NET
10 6 (12.50%) Oracle
10 6 (12.50%) CSS
10 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 6 (12.50%) Test Management

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 14 (29.17%) Confluence
2 4 (8.33%) IIS
3 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Office
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Magento
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Intranet
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
1 1 (2.08%) Extranet
1 1 (2.08%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.33%) Redis
2 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 8 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (14.58%) Ranorex
5 6 (12.50%) Selenium
6 5 (10.42%) NeoLoad
7 4 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (8.33%) Bitbucket
7 4 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (6.25%) Subversion
9 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
10 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Retail
3 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.33%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Configuration Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Tester
6 4 (8.33%) Release Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.25%) Hybris Developer
8 2 (4.17%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Automated Test Developer
8 2 (4.17%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (4.17%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.08%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) jQuery
2 7 (14.58%) HTML
3 6 (12.50%) .NET
3 6 (12.50%) CSS
3 6 (12.50%) HTML5
4 4 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (8.33%) REST
4 4 (8.33%) CSS3
4 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (8.33%) SOAP
4 4 (8.33%) Web Services
4 4 (8.33%) Middleware
4 4 (8.33%) Ajax
5 3 (6.25%) Spring
5 3 (6.25%) Velocity
5 3 (6.25%) Spring MVC
6 2 (4.17%) Java EE
7 1 (2.08%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) User Experience
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.33%) CMDB
3 3 (6.25%) Life Science
4 1 (2.08%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
3 11 (22.92%) Scrum
3 11 (22.92%) SDLC
4 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 8 (16.67%) User Stories
5 8 (16.67%) DevOps
6 7 (14.58%) Test Automation
6 7 (14.58%) MVC
7 6 (12.50%) Test Management
8 5 (10.42%) CRM
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.42%) B2C
8 5 (10.42%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.33%) ITIL
9 4 (8.33%) UML
9 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) C#
2 10 (20.83%) Java
2 10 (20.83%) SQL
3 8 (16.67%) Ruby
4 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) QA
2 4 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 4 (8.33%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.42%) yum
3 4 (8.33%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 6 (12.50%) Endeca
1 6 (12.50%) hybris
2 5 (10.42%) New Relic
3 3 (6.25%) ATG
4 2 (4.17%) Demandware
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) Zend
5 1 (2.08%) SAP
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