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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 79 93 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing JIRA 18 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.13% 0.63% 1.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.29% 5.05% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 16
Average daily rate £400 £338 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £185 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £448 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
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
175 218 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.94% 12.44% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 141 92
Average daily rate £338 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £43.50 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.56% +15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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
Leicestershire +10 8 £395 +464.28%
Nottinghamshire +1 6 £338 -3.50% 5
Northamptonshire +5 2 £400 -23.80% 3
Lincolnshire - 2 £450 -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) UML
2 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
3 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (30.43%) ISO 9001
3 7 (30.43%) TickIT
4 6 (26.09%) ITIL
4 6 (26.09%) V-Model
5 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
5 5 (21.74%) Java
5 5 (21.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) HTML
6 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) SOAP
7 3 (13.04%) Web Services
7 3 (13.04%) MySQL
7 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.04%) Confluence
7 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
7 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.04%) Subversion
7 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
7 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.70%) Doctrine
8 2 (8.70%) React

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (13.04%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) WordPress
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (13.04%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) ERwin
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (4.35%) Ranorex
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (4.35%) VersionOne
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Military
3 1 (4.35%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Configuration Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Release Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Release Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Configuration Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) UAT Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum Master
5 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
5 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) CSS
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
2 3 (13.04%) SOAP
2 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (13.04%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) Doctrine
3 2 (8.70%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (8.70%) LAMP
3 2 (8.70%) React
3 2 (8.70%) Symfony
3 2 (8.70%) Zend Framework
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) FpML
4 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) CMDB
2 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) UML
2 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) V-Model
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) ETL
6 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) OOP
6 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.35%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (4.35%) Assembly Language
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) ISO 9001
1 7 (30.43%) TickIT
2 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.35%) ISO20022
3 1 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
1 2 (8.70%) Zend
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) SaltStack
2 1 (4.35%) Talend
2 1 (4.35%) Wind River
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