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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
England / East Midlands
Rank 72 91 54
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -37
Contract jobs citing JIRA 24 6 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.66% 0.38% 2.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.67% 3.47% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 28
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -21.25%

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
225 173 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.55% 10.93% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 110 109
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +12 10 £369 - 4
Northamptonshire -1 7 - - 1
Derbyshire - 2 £463 -
Leicestershire - 1 £425 - 5
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 35 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) Scrum
3 15 (28.85%) Git (software)
4 13 (25.00%) Java
5 12 (23.08%) C#
5 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
6 11 (21.15%) User Stories
6 11 (21.15%) Confluence
7 9 (17.31%) Finance
8 8 (15.38%) HTML
8 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 8 (15.38%) SQL
8 8 (15.38%) .NET
9 7 (13.46%) HTML5
9 7 (13.46%) Kanban
9 7 (13.46%) Coaching
10 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
10 6 (11.54%) Web Services
10 6 (11.54%) Perforce
10 6 (11.54%) TDD
10 6 (11.54%) Banking
11 5 (9.62%) Retail
11 5 (9.62%) NUnit
11 5 (9.62%) JSON
11 5 (9.62%) Oracle
11 5 (9.62%) Python
11 5 (9.62%) MS Office
11 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
11 5 (9.62%) MVC

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 11 (21.15%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPEL
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Office
2 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) Trello
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.92%) Boomi
4 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (3.85%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (3.85%) Intranet
1 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
1 2 (3.85%) Unified Communications
1 2 (3.85%) VLAN
1 2 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Git (software)
2 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.62%) NUnit
3 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.69%) JBehave
4 4 (7.69%) Maven
4 4 (7.69%) Selenium
5 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.77%) IntelliJ
5 3 (5.77%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (5.77%) JUnit
5 3 (5.77%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.85%) gulp
6 2 (3.85%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.85%) MSTest
6 2 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.92%) Gradle
7 1 (1.92%) Hudson
7 1 (1.92%) VersionOne
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Retail
4 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Business Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Digital Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Digital Business Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Scrum Master
5 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Test Leader
6 3 (5.77%) Agile Scrum Master
6 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (5.77%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Software Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Tester
6 3 (5.77%) UX Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) .NET
1 8 (15.38%) HTML
2 7 (13.46%) HTML5
3 6 (11.54%) Web Services
4 5 (9.62%) JSON
5 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (7.69%) Node.js
5 4 (7.69%) REST
5 4 (7.69%) RESTful
5 4 (7.69%) SOAP
5 4 (7.69%) XSLT
6 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.77%) CSS
6 3 (5.77%) JAXB
6 3 (5.77%) jQuery
6 3 (5.77%) SAX
6 3 (5.77%) Spring
6 3 (5.77%) XML
7 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.69%) User Experience
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.85%) Blog
4 2 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.92%) FMCG
5 1 (1.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Linux
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) Scrum
3 11 (21.15%) User Stories
4 7 (13.46%) Coaching
4 7 (13.46%) Kanban
5 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.54%) TDD
6 5 (9.62%) BDD
6 5 (9.62%) MVC
6 5 (9.62%) Software Delivery
6 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.69%) DevOps
7 4 (7.69%) Functional Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Microservices
7 4 (7.69%) SDLC
7 4 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.69%) Workflow
8 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) Java
2 12 (23.08%) C#
3 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.38%) SQL
4 5 (9.62%) Python
5 4 (7.69%) C++
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.85%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.92%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.92%) PHP 7
7 1 (1.92%) VBScript
7 1 (1.92%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) ISEB
2 3 (5.77%) CBAP
2 3 (5.77%) IIBA
2 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) CCDP
3 2 (3.85%) CCIE
3 2 (3.85%) CCNA
3 2 (3.85%) CCNP
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (3.85%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Perforce
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (3.85%) Adobe
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco
4 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.85%) Zend
5 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.92%) Dell
5 1 (1.92%) Informatica
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
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