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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 65 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 28 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.75% 0.62% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.44% 5.00% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 2
Average daily rate
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£370 £269 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.67% -20.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £214 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £324 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
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
144 180 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.98% 12.42% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 99 53
Average daily rate £353 £338 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 15
Average hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £34.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £37.50 £35.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 31 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 31 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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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 +10 15 £325 - 1
Nottinghamshire -2 9 £375 +11.11% 8
Leicestershire +1 1 - - 3
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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 35 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Confluence
3 11 (28.21%) QA
3 11 (28.21%) Finance
4 10 (25.64%) C#
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
4 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
4 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
4 10 (25.64%) SDLC
5 9 (23.08%) Scrum
6 8 (20.51%) Java
6 8 (20.51%) User Stories
7 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (17.95%) Ruby
7 7 (17.95%) DevOps
8 6 (15.38%) HTML
8 6 (15.38%) .NET
8 6 (15.38%) Oracle
8 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.38%) Endeca
8 6 (15.38%) Selenium
8 6 (15.38%) jQuery
8 6 (15.38%) Test Management
8 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (15.38%) Ranorex
8 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 6 (15.38%) HTML5
9 5 (12.82%) Waterfall

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 12 (30.77%) Confluence
2 4 (10.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.26%) Redis
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
1 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.38%) Ranorex
2 6 (15.38%) Selenium
3 5 (12.82%) NeoLoad
4 4 (10.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (10.26%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.13%) Subversion
6 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.56%) Ant
6 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Test Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Hybris Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Configuration Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Build Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) HTML
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
1 6 (15.38%) jQuery
1 6 (15.38%) HTML5
2 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 4 (10.26%) SOAP
3 4 (10.26%) Web Services
3 4 (10.26%) Middleware
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (10.26%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (10.26%) REST
3 4 (10.26%) CSS3
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.69%) Velocity
5 2 (5.13%) Ajax
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.56%) Java EE
6 1 (2.56%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.56%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Life Science
3 1 (2.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
2 10 (25.64%) SDLC
3 9 (23.08%) Scrum
4 8 (20.51%) User Stories
5 7 (17.95%) DevOps
6 6 (15.38%) Test Management
6 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
7 5 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (12.82%) MVC
8 4 (10.26%) CRM
8 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.69%) B2C
10 2 (5.13%) Project Management
10 2 (5.13%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) C#
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) Java
3 7 (17.95%) Ruby
4 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.56%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.26%) Pingdom
2 4 (10.26%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.38%) Endeca
2 5 (12.82%) New Relic
3 3 (7.69%) hybris
4 2 (5.13%) Demandware
4 2 (5.13%) ATG
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) Perforce
5 1 (2.56%) Zend
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