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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 66 90 72
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Contract jobs citing JIRA 25 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.60% 0.85% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.37% 6.48% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 11
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £315 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £432 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £359
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.18%
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
174 216 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.11% 13.11% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 137 95
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.75 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.28%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +6 9 £301 -14.14% 4
Leicestershire - 8 £395 -
Northamptonshire -1 7 £450 -14.28% 2
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Waterfall
3 9 (28.13%) UML
4 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (25.00%) Scrum
5 7 (21.88%) Confluence
5 7 (21.88%) TickIT
5 7 (21.88%) ISO 9001
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 6 (18.75%) Java
6 6 (18.75%) V-Model
6 6 (18.75%) Subversion
7 5 (15.63%) Banking
7 5 (15.63%) Puppet
7 5 (15.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (15.63%) Finance
8 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 4 (12.50%) CSS
8 4 (12.50%) MySQL
8 4 (12.50%) Linux
8 4 (12.50%) HTML
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.50%) Kanban
8 4 (12.50%) Ruby
8 4 (12.50%) DevOps
9 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (9.38%) Rally
9 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
9 3 (9.38%) OpenStack

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 (21.88%) Confluence
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) nginx
2 3 (9.38%) OpenStack
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) WordPress
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (18.75%) Subversion
3 5 (15.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (9.38%) Ant
4 3 (9.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.38%) Maven
5 2 (6.25%) Selenium
5 2 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.13%) ERwin
6 1 (3.13%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (3.13%) Ranorex
6 1 (3.13%) VersionOne
General
1 5 (15.63%) Banking
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
2 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Military
3 1 (3.13%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Configuration Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Release and Configuration Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Release Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Release Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) ETL Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Migration Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Configuration Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) UAT Tester
6 1 (3.13%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) CSS
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
2 3 (9.38%) SOAP
2 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) Doctrine
3 2 (6.25%) jQuery
3 2 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (6.25%) LAMP
3 2 (6.25%) React
3 2 (6.25%) Symfony
3 2 (6.25%) Zend Framework
4 1 (3.13%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) FpML
4 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
1 2 (6.25%) Wiki
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) CMDB
2 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Waterfall
3 9 (28.13%) UML
4 8 (25.00%) Scrum
5 6 (18.75%) ITIL
5 6 (18.75%) V-Model
6 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.50%) DevOps
6 4 (12.50%) Kanban
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Testing
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.38%) ETL
7 3 (9.38%) Front End Development
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.38%) Web Development
8 2 (6.25%) OO
8 2 (6.25%) OOP
8 2 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) Ruby
3 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.13%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (3.13%) Assembly Language
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
1 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
1 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) ISO 9001
1 7 (21.88%) TickIT
2 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
3 2 (6.25%) QA
4 1 (3.13%) ISO20022
4 1 (3.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Rally
2 2 (6.25%) HP
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Talend
2 2 (6.25%) Zend
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.13%) Wind River