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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 80 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 48 61 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.91% 1.98% 2.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.53% 14.99% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 36 54
Median daily rate £450 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £493
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 £37.00 £50.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +25.00%
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 of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
309 407 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.32% 13.19% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 223 265
Median daily rate £413 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 17
Median hourly rate £47.00 £42.00 £45.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.90% -7.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.55 £31.62 £30.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +9 19 £475 +34.75% 5
Bedfordshire +10 15 £400 - 3
Essex +7 7 £450 +63.63% 6
Cambridgeshire +7 6 £358 +20.16% 5
Norfolk -11 1 £450 +52.54% 3
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 87 (77.68%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.25%) Confluence
3 30 (26.79%) SQL
4 28 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 27 (24.11%) Oracle
6 26 (23.21%) QA
7 25 (22.32%) Linux
8 24 (21.43%) Java
8 24 (21.43%) Retail
9 20 (17.86%) Scrum
9 20 (17.86%) Waterfall
9 20 (17.86%) Puppet
10 19 (16.96%) Maven
11 18 (16.07%) TDD
11 18 (16.07%) Unix
11 18 (16.07%) ITIL
11 18 (16.07%) BDD
12 17 (15.18%) DevOps
12 17 (15.18%) Python
12 17 (15.18%) E-Commerce
12 17 (15.18%) Selenium
13 16 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (14.29%) V-Model
13 16 (14.29%) Ant
13 16 (14.29%) Configuration Management
13 16 (14.29%) User Stories
14 15 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (13.39%) C#
14 15 (13.39%) Solaris
14 15 (13.39%) Test Automation

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 35 (31.25%) Confluence
2 8 (7.14%) CMS
3 5 (4.46%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (4.46%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.57%) Drupal
4 4 (3.57%) MS Project Server
4 4 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.79%) JBoss
6 1 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.89%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.89%) SAS
6 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (9.82%) MS Project
2 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.79%) MS Office
4 2 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Magento
1 3 (2.68%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.79%) Summit
3 1 (0.89%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.79%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.79%) IaaS
4 2 (1.79%) Route 53
5 1 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.93%) DNS
1 10 (8.93%) Firewall
1 10 (8.93%) SAN
2 4 (3.57%) SSL
3 1 (0.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.04%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.57%) MySQL
3 4 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.68%) DB2
4 3 (2.68%) DbVisualizer
5 2 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.79%) MarkLogic
5 2 (1.79%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.79%) Redis
5 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.89%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (16.96%) Maven
3 17 (15.18%) Selenium
4 16 (14.29%) Ant
5 14 (12.50%) SoapUI
6 13 (11.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (10.71%) Cucumber
7 12 (10.71%) Git (software)
8 11 (9.82%) TeamCity
8 11 (9.82%) WebDriver
9 10 (8.93%) Zephyr
10 9 (8.04%) SpecFlow
11 8 (7.14%) Gradle
11 8 (7.14%) JBehave
11 8 (7.14%) JUnit
11 8 (7.14%) Subversion
11 8 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (7.14%) TestNG
12 7 (6.25%) Bitbucket
12 7 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (21.43%) Retail
2 11 (9.82%) Finance
3 5 (4.46%) Marketing
4 2 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (19.64%) Analyst
2 18 (16.07%) Business Analyst
3 13 (11.61%) Developer
4 12 (10.71%) Administrator
5 11 (9.82%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.82%) Project Manager
5 11 (9.82%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.25%) Configuration Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (6.25%) Release and Configuration Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Release Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Test Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) Architect
7 6 (5.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.36%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.36%) Test Manager
8 5 (4.46%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.46%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) QA Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.25%) Web Services
2 6 (5.36%) .NET
2 6 (5.36%) SOAP
2 6 (5.36%) XML
3 5 (4.46%) HTML
4 4 (3.57%) REST
5 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (2.68%) Gherkin
5 3 (2.68%) J2EE
5 3 (2.68%) Middleware
6 2 (1.79%) ELK Stack
6 2 (1.79%) Node.js
6 2 (1.79%) RESTful
6 2 (1.79%) Velocity
7 1 (0.89%) CSS3
7 1 (0.89%) HTML5
7 1 (0.89%) JPA
7 1 (0.89%) LAMP
7 1 (0.89%) Lucene
7 1 (0.89%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 6 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.36%) User Experience
4 4 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.79%) PMI
6 2 (1.79%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.79%) Smart Energy
7 1 (0.89%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.89%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.89%) RIA
7 1 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.32%) Linux
2 18 (16.07%) Unix
3 15 (13.39%) Solaris
4 12 (10.71%) Windows
5 10 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.68%) Android
7 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.89%) CentOS
8 1 (0.89%) HPUX
8 1 (0.89%) VMS
8 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.89%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (77.68%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.86%) Scrum
2 20 (17.86%) Waterfall
3 18 (16.07%) BDD
3 18 (16.07%) ITIL
3 18 (16.07%) TDD
4 17 (15.18%) DevOps
4 17 (15.18%) E-Commerce
5 16 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 16 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (14.29%) User Stories
5 16 (14.29%) V-Model
6 15 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (13.39%) Test Automation
7 13 (11.61%) SDLC
8 12 (10.71%) ATDD
8 12 (10.71%) Business Analysis
8 12 (10.71%) Change Control
8 12 (10.71%) Open Source
8 12 (10.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (26.79%) SQL
2 24 (21.43%) Java
3 17 (15.18%) Python
4 15 (13.39%) C#
4 15 (13.39%) Ruby
5 12 (10.71%) Shell Script
6 11 (9.82%) PL/SQL
7 10 (8.93%) Perl
8 9 (8.04%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.68%) Clojure
9 3 (2.68%) Go
9 3 (2.68%) PHP
9 3 (2.68%) Rust
10 2 (1.79%) Groovy
11 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.04%) Degree
2 2 (1.79%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.89%) APMP
3 1 (0.89%) ISEB
3 1 (0.89%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (23.21%) QA
2 7 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 7 (6.25%) SDET
2 7 (6.25%) TickIT
3 5 (4.46%) PCI DSS
4 4 (3.57%) SLA
5 1 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.89%) SEPA
System Software
1 10 (8.93%) iptables
1 10 (8.93%) Postfix
1 10 (8.93%) Sendmail
1 10 (8.93%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (8.93%) vSphere
2 9 (8.04%) Docker
3 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (17.86%) Puppet
2 10 (8.93%) Ansible
2 10 (8.93%) Cobbler
2 10 (8.93%) OSSEC
3 9 (8.04%) Nagios
4 6 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.57%) Packer
6 2 (1.79%) Kibana
6 2 (1.79%) logstash
7 1 (0.89%) SCCM
7 1 (0.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (24.11%) Oracle
2 12 (10.71%) Red Hat
2 12 (10.71%) Splunk
3 10 (8.93%) Atlassian
3 10 (8.93%) EMC
3 10 (8.93%) HP
3 10 (8.93%) LogRhythm
3 10 (8.93%) ServiceNow
3 10 (8.93%) SolarWinds
3 10 (8.93%) TippingPoint
4 8 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.46%) Sitecore
6 4 (3.57%) Citrix
6 4 (3.57%) hybris
7 3 (2.68%) IBM
7 3 (2.68%) JDA
8 2 (1.79%) CA
8 2 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.79%) VocaLink
8 2 (1.79%) Xamarin
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