The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 58 69 100
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +31
Contract jobs citing JIRA 72 70 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.90% 2.49% 1.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.82% 16.75% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 43
Median daily rate £438 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.62%
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 of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
330 418 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.29% 14.85% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 218 232
Median daily rate £407 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.05% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 16
Median hourly rate £47.50 £40.50 £43.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.28% -7.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.60 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JIRA across the East of England region.

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the East of England region.

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Hertfordshire +16 31 £338 -4.92% 9
Bedfordshire +8 19 £450 -21.73% 5
Essex +10 12 £450 +63.63% 5
Cambridgeshire -5 5 £388 +25.00% 6
Norfolk -3 3 £700 +141.37% 4
Suffolk +1 1 - - 1
East Anglia - 1 - -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 of England region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 104 (77.61%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (38.81%) Confluence
3 43 (32.09%) Jenkins
4 39 (29.10%) Java
5 38 (28.36%) SQL
6 34 (25.37%) Oracle
6 34 (25.37%) Retail
7 33 (24.63%) QA
8 32 (23.88%) BDD
9 30 (22.39%) Git (software)
9 30 (22.39%) Scrum
10 29 (21.64%) Maven
11 27 (20.15%) TDD
11 27 (20.15%) Selenium
11 27 (20.15%) Linux
12 26 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (19.40%) SoapUI
13 24 (17.91%) Test Automation
13 24 (17.91%) Cucumber
13 24 (17.91%) Unix
14 23 (17.16%) E-Commerce
14 23 (17.16%) WebDriver
14 23 (17.16%) ATDD
15 22 (16.42%) DevOps
16 20 (14.93%) TeamCity
17 19 (14.18%) Ant
17 19 (14.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 19 (14.18%) Atlassian
17 19 (14.18%) Open Source
17 19 (14.18%) Puppet

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 52 (38.81%) Confluence
2 8 (5.97%) WebSphere
3 7 (5.22%) CMS
3 7 (5.22%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.73%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (3.73%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (2.99%) Drupal
6 3 (2.24%) MS Project Server
7 2 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.75%) Apache
8 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.75%) SAS
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (8.96%) MS Project
2 3 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.24%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.49%) MS Office
3 2 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Magento
2 3 (2.24%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (1.49%) Summit
4 1 (0.75%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.46%) DNS
1 10 (7.46%) Firewall
1 10 (7.46%) SAN
2 4 (2.99%) SSL
3 2 (1.49%) Intranet
4 1 (0.75%) HTTP
4 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.45%) Oracle Database
2 11 (8.21%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.22%) DB2
4 5 (3.73%) DbVisualizer
4 5 (3.73%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.49%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.49%) MySQL
6 2 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.75%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (32.09%) Jenkins
2 30 (22.39%) Git (software)
3 29 (21.64%) Maven
4 27 (20.15%) Selenium
5 26 (19.40%) SoapUI
6 24 (17.91%) Cucumber
7 23 (17.16%) WebDriver
8 20 (14.93%) TeamCity
9 19 (14.18%) Ant
9 19 (14.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 18 (13.43%) JBehave
10 18 (13.43%) JUnit
11 12 (8.96%) SpecFlow
12 11 (8.21%) JMeter
12 11 (8.21%) TestNG
13 10 (7.46%) Zephyr
14 9 (6.72%) Bitbucket
14 9 (6.72%) Gradle
15 8 (5.97%) NUnit
15 8 (5.97%) Subversion
General
1 34 (25.37%) Retail
2 17 (12.69%) Finance
3 3 (2.24%) Marketing
4 2 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (19.40%) Analyst
2 20 (14.93%) Business Analyst
3 18 (13.43%) Developer
4 17 (12.69%) Java Developer
5 13 (9.70%) Tester
6 12 (8.96%) Administrator
6 12 (8.96%) Project Manager
7 11 (8.21%) Automation Tester
7 11 (8.21%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (6.72%) Test Engineer
9 7 (5.22%) Java Software Developer
9 7 (5.22%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (4.48%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (4.48%) Java Automation Tester
10 6 (4.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.48%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 6 (4.48%) Selenium Tester
10 6 (4.48%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Test Automation Engineer
10 6 (4.48%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.96%) Gherkin
1 12 (8.96%) Spring
2 9 (6.72%) RESTful
2 9 (6.72%) XML
3 7 (5.22%) HTML
3 7 (5.22%) Web Services
4 6 (4.48%) .NET
5 5 (3.73%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.73%) J2EE
5 5 (3.73%) Spring Boot
6 4 (2.99%) Dropwizard
6 4 (2.99%) SOAP
6 4 (2.99%) Velocity
7 3 (2.24%) REST
8 2 (1.49%) Middleware
9 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.75%) CSS
9 1 (0.75%) LAMP
9 1 (0.75%) Struts
9 1 (0.75%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.22%) User Experience
2 7 (5.22%) Virtual Team
3 6 (4.48%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.73%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.73%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.24%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.49%) PMI
6 2 (1.49%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.75%) EPoS
7 1 (0.75%) Life Science
7 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.75%) RIA
7 1 (0.75%) Smart Energy
7 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.15%) Linux
2 24 (17.91%) Unix
3 15 (11.19%) Solaris
4 13 (9.70%) Windows
5 12 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.24%) Android
7 2 (1.49%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.75%) CentOS
8 1 (0.75%) HPUX
8 1 (0.75%) VMS
8 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (77.61%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (23.88%) BDD
3 30 (22.39%) Scrum
4 27 (20.15%) TDD
5 26 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (17.91%) Test Automation
7 23 (17.16%) ATDD
7 23 (17.16%) E-Commerce
8 22 (16.42%) DevOps
9 19 (14.18%) Continuous Delivery
9 19 (14.18%) Open Source
9 19 (14.18%) SDLC
10 16 (11.94%) Project Management
10 16 (11.94%) User Stories
11 15 (11.19%) Business Analysis
11 15 (11.19%) Waterfall
12 14 (10.45%) Configuration Management
12 14 (10.45%) Defect Management
12 14 (10.45%) Kanban
13 13 (9.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 39 (29.10%) Java
2 38 (28.36%) SQL
3 18 (13.43%) Python
4 17 (12.69%) C#
5 16 (11.94%) Ruby
6 15 (11.19%) Perl
7 14 (10.45%) Shell Script
8 13 (9.70%) PL/SQL
9 11 (8.21%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.99%) Clojure
10 4 (2.99%) Go
10 4 (2.99%) Rust
11 3 (2.24%) PHP
12 2 (1.49%) Groovy
13 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (8.21%) Degree
2 2 (1.49%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.75%) ISEB
3 1 (0.75%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.75%) PMP
3 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (24.63%) QA
2 11 (8.21%) SDET
3 5 (3.73%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.99%) SLA
5 2 (1.49%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.49%) TickIT
6 1 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.75%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (8.21%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (7.46%) iptables
2 10 (7.46%) Postfix
2 10 (7.46%) Sendmail
2 10 (7.46%) vSphere
3 7 (5.22%) Docker
4 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (14.18%) Puppet
2 10 (7.46%) Cobbler
2 10 (7.46%) OSSEC
3 9 (6.72%) Ansible
3 9 (6.72%) Nagios
4 7 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.49%) Packer
6 1 (0.75%) SCCM
6 1 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (25.37%) Oracle
2 19 (14.18%) Atlassian
3 13 (9.70%) Splunk
4 12 (8.96%) Red Hat
5 10 (7.46%) EMC
5 10 (7.46%) HP
5 10 (7.46%) LogRhythm
5 10 (7.46%) ServiceNow
5 10 (7.46%) SolarWinds
5 10 (7.46%) TippingPoint
6 8 (5.97%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.48%) hybris
8 5 (3.73%) IBM
8 5 (3.73%) Sitecore
9 4 (2.99%) Citrix
10 3 (2.24%) JDA
10 3 (2.24%) Sonatype
11 2 (1.49%) CA
11 2 (1.49%) VocaLink
11 2 (1.49%) Xamarin
Luton, Bedfordshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
BGL Group
Rate: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago