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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 69 94 108
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +14
Contract jobs citing JIRA 62 55 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.47% 1.84% 1.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.46% 13.10% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 40 30
Median daily rate £450 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £274 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £501 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -6.57%
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
355 420 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.13% 14.05% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 245 240
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 28
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £31.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £51.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.02 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -2.06%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +31 26 £475 +31.94% 3
Cambridgeshire +23 16 £340 +44.68% 4
Bedfordshire +14 12 £400 -15.78% 3
Norfolk -6 5 £450 +33.33% 1
Essex -3 4 £450 +16.12% 1
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 90 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (36.29%) Confluence
3 40 (32.26%) SQL
4 29 (23.39%) Scrum
5 27 (21.77%) Linux
6 26 (20.97%) Waterfall
6 26 (20.97%) User Stories
7 25 (20.16%) Oracle
8 19 (15.32%) Retail
8 19 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (14.52%) Red Hat
9 18 (14.52%) MS Project
10 17 (13.71%) ITIL
10 17 (13.71%) Business Analysis
11 16 (12.90%) V-Model
11 16 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (12.10%) Configuration Management
12 15 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (12.10%) Microservices
13 14 (11.29%) Jenkins
13 14 (11.29%) Puppet
13 14 (11.29%) Atlassian
13 14 (11.29%) Finance
13 14 (11.29%) Unix
13 14 (11.29%) .NET
13 14 (11.29%) Java
13 14 (11.29%) Solaris
13 14 (11.29%) Microsoft
14 13 (10.48%) E-Commerce
14 13 (10.48%) Windows

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 45 (36.29%) Confluence
2 8 (6.45%) CMS
2 8 (6.45%) JBoss
3 6 (4.84%) MS Project Server
4 5 (4.03%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (4.03%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.23%) Drupal
6 2 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (14.52%) MS Project
2 9 (7.26%) MS Visio
3 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.61%) MS Office
4 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.61%) Magento
2 2 (1.61%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.61%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.61%) IaaS
4 2 (1.61%) Route 53
4 2 (1.61%) SaaS
4 2 (1.61%) Taleo
5 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.26%) DNS
1 9 (7.26%) Firewall
1 9 (7.26%) SAN
2 4 (3.23%) SSL
3 1 (0.81%) HTTP
3 1 (0.81%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.26%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.03%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.23%) MySQL
4 4 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.42%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.42%) Power BI
6 2 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.61%) DB2
6 2 (1.61%) DbVisualizer
6 2 (1.61%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.61%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.61%) Redis
7 1 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (11.29%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.87%) Zephyr
4 10 (8.06%) Maven
5 9 (7.26%) Subversion
6 7 (5.65%) Selenium
6 7 (5.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (4.84%) Ant
7 6 (4.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (4.84%) Git (software)
8 5 (4.03%) Bitbucket
8 5 (4.03%) Gradle
9 4 (3.23%) Axure RP
9 4 (3.23%) JMeter
9 4 (3.23%) LoadRunner
9 4 (3.23%) NUnit
9 4 (3.23%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.23%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.23%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (15.32%) Retail
2 14 (11.29%) Finance
3 4 (3.23%) Marketing
4 2 (1.61%) Banking
4 2 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (25.81%) Analyst
2 25 (20.16%) Business Analyst
3 11 (8.87%) Administrator
4 10 (8.06%) Architect
4 10 (8.06%) Developer
4 10 (8.06%) Project Manager
4 10 (8.06%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (5.65%) Configuration Engineer
5 7 (5.65%) Release and Configuration Engineer
5 7 (5.65%) Release Engineer
6 6 (4.84%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (4.84%) Scrum Master
6 6 (4.84%) Senior Developer
6 6 (4.84%) Technical Architect
6 6 (4.84%) Test Engineer
6 6 (4.84%) Test Manager
6 6 (4.84%) Tester
7 5 (4.03%) Designer
7 5 (4.03%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (4.03%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.29%) .NET
2 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
2 12 (9.68%) SOAP
3 9 (7.26%) Middleware
3 9 (7.26%) REST
4 8 (6.45%) XML
5 6 (4.84%) RESTful
5 6 (4.84%) Web Services
6 5 (4.03%) HTML
7 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.42%) WSDL
9 2 (1.61%) Ajax
9 2 (1.61%) CSS
9 2 (1.61%) ELK Stack
9 2 (1.61%) Flash
9 2 (1.61%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.61%) J2EE
9 2 (1.61%) Node.js
9 2 (1.61%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.65%) Virtual Team
3 6 (4.84%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.03%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.03%) User Experience
5 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.42%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.61%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.81%) iPad
8 1 (0.81%) IVR
8 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.81%) RIA
8 1 (0.81%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.77%) Linux
2 14 (11.29%) Solaris
2 14 (11.29%) Unix
3 13 (10.48%) Windows
4 10 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.61%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.81%) Android
6 1 (0.81%) CentOS
6 1 (0.81%) Debian
6 1 (0.81%) HPUX
6 1 (0.81%) SUSE
6 1 (0.81%) VMS
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.39%) Scrum
3 26 (20.97%) User Stories
3 26 (20.97%) Waterfall
4 17 (13.71%) Business Analysis
4 17 (13.71%) ITIL
5 16 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (12.90%) V-Model
6 15 (12.10%) Configuration Management
6 15 (12.10%) Microservices
7 13 (10.48%) E-Commerce
7 13 (10.48%) Project Management
8 12 (9.68%) DevOps
9 11 (8.87%) BDD
9 11 (8.87%) Change Control
9 11 (8.87%) Change Management
9 11 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (8.87%) Open Source
9 11 (8.87%) SDLC
9 11 (8.87%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.26%) SQL
2 14 (11.29%) Java
3 12 (9.68%) C#
4 10 (8.06%) Shell Script
5 9 (7.26%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.84%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.84%) Python
7 4 (3.23%) Groovy
8 3 (2.42%) Ruby
9 2 (1.61%) PHP
9 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.81%) Perl
10 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (8.87%) Degree
2 5 (4.03%) ISEB
3 4 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.42%) APMP
4 3 (2.42%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.48%) QA
2 7 (5.65%) ISO 9001
2 7 (5.65%) TickIT
3 4 (3.23%) SLA
4 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (7.26%) iptables
1 9 (7.26%) Postfix
1 9 (7.26%) Sendmail
1 9 (7.26%) Virtual Machines
1 9 (7.26%) vSphere
2 6 (4.84%) Docker
3 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (11.29%) Puppet
2 9 (7.26%) Cobbler
2 9 (7.26%) OSSEC
3 8 (6.45%) Nagios
4 5 (4.03%) Ansible
5 4 (3.23%) Packer
6 2 (1.61%) Kibana
6 2 (1.61%) logstash
7 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.81%) SCCM
7 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (20.16%) Oracle
2 18 (14.52%) Red Hat
3 14 (11.29%) Atlassian
3 14 (11.29%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.06%) HP
4 10 (8.06%) Splunk
5 9 (7.26%) EMC
5 9 (7.26%) LogRhythm
5 9 (7.26%) ServiceNow
5 9 (7.26%) SolarWinds
5 9 (7.26%) TippingPoint
6 5 (4.03%) Sitecore
7 4 (3.23%) Citrix
8 3 (2.42%) Adobe
8 3 (2.42%) hybris
8 3 (2.42%) JDA
8 3 (2.42%) SAP
9 2 (1.61%) Interwoven
9 2 (1.61%) Thunderhead
9 2 (1.61%) VocaLink
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