The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 38 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing JIRA 9 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.81% 1.09% 1.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.75% 10.71% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
JIRA
South East

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 Sussex region.

Development Applications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
48 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 15.00% 10.14% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 13
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.11% -

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 May 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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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
Brighton - 3 - -
Hove -1 2 £375 +25.00%
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Finance
3 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (57.14%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Coaching
7 3 (21.43%) Atlassian
7 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 3 (21.43%) MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) JUnit
7 3 (21.43%) Struts
7 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (21.43%) Spring
8 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (14.29%) Use Case
8 2 (14.29%) User Stories
8 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
8 2 (14.29%) Axure RP
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (14.29%) C#
8 2 (14.29%) B2C
8 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (14.29%) CMS
9 1 (7.14%) DSDM

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (21.43%) JUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) ScrumMaster
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Coach
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) Struts
2 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
2 3 (21.43%) Spring
2 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) B2C
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Use Case
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Atlassian