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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 74 78 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 27 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.61% 1.15% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.71% 10.76% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 0
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£350 £306 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +150.00%
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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
197 158 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.77% 10.67% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 73 45
Average daily rate £350 £313 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +2.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 13
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £32.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £32.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 March 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 March 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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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 +10 24 £350 -30.00% 2
Leicestershire -3 2 £70 -77.14%
Nottinghamshire -11 1 £370 +76.19%
Lincolnshire - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 29 (61.70%) Jenkins
2 28 (59.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (57.45%) TeamCity
3 27 (57.45%) Docker
3 27 (57.45%) DevOps
4 25 (53.19%) Vagrant
5 22 (46.81%) Banking
6 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (29.79%) Project Management
9 12 (25.53%) Incident Management
9 12 (25.53%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (17.02%) MS Visio
10 8 (17.02%) Toad
10 8 (17.02%) Oracle
10 8 (17.02%) SQL
10 8 (17.02%) Data Management
10 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
10 8 (17.02%) Finance
10 8 (17.02%) Data Mapping
11 7 (14.89%) GoldenSource
12 5 (10.64%) Scrum
12 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
12 5 (10.64%) Java
13 4 (8.51%) Reference Data
13 4 (8.51%) Use Case
14 3 (6.38%) Degree
14 3 (6.38%) Customer Engagement
14 3 (6.38%) hybris
14 3 (6.38%) Business Process Mapping

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) nginx
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
1 1 (2.13%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (61.70%) Jenkins
2 28 (59.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (57.45%) TeamCity
4 8 (17.02%) Toad
5 3 (6.38%) Subversion
6 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.26%) Selenium
7 1 (2.13%) Ranorex
7 1 (2.13%) Maven
7 1 (2.13%) Ant
7 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.13%) Sahi
7 1 (2.13%) RSpec
7 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (46.81%) Banking
2 8 (17.02%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Environment Manager
2 9 (19.15%) Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Data Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Data Modeller
5 2 (4.26%) Test Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Test Environment Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Android Developer
6 1 (2.13%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) DBA
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Systems Tester
6 1 (2.13%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) J2EE
2 1 (2.13%) CSS
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) Java EE
2 1 (2.13%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (2.13%) jQuery
2 1 (2.13%) RESTful
2 1 (2.13%) HTML5
2 1 (2.13%) iOS SDK
2 1 (2.13%) CSS3
2 1 (2.13%) Laravel
2 1 (2.13%) Android SDK
2 1 (2.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Reference Data
2 3 (6.38%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.13%) Android
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) DevOps
2 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (29.79%) Project Management
5 12 (25.53%) Incident Management
5 12 (25.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (17.02%) Data Mapping
6 8 (17.02%) Data Management
6 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
7 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.64%) Scrum
8 4 (8.51%) Use Case
9 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.38%) B2C
9 3 (6.38%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (6.38%) Business Process Mapping
10 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (53.19%) Vagrant
2 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) GoldenSource
3 3 (6.38%) hybris
4 2 (4.26%) Demandware
4 2 (4.26%) ATG
5 1 (2.13%) Perforce
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Zend