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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 37 45 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.84% 1.44% 1.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.44% 5.62% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate £356 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
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
45 89 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.91% 25.57% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 58 21
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £175 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brighton +17 2 £356 - 4
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) TeamCity
4 5 (45.45%) REST
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) PHP
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) Backbone.js
5 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) Selenium
5 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) Test Management
6 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
6 3 (27.27%) Confluence
6 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (27.27%) B2B
6 3 (27.27%) OO

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (27.27%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) TeamCity
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
3 3 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (27.27%) StarTeam
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 1 (9.09%) Ant
5 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 1 (9.09%) Gradle
5 1 (9.09%) Hudson
5 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (9.09%) JMeter
5 1 (9.09%) jMock
5 1 (9.09%) JUnit
5 1 (9.09%) Maven
5 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
5 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Games
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Development Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) REST
3 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 4 (36.36%) Backbone.js
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) LAMP
5 2 (18.18%) Spring
6 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (9.09%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 1 (9.09%) jBPM
6 1 (9.09%) JMS
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) FMCG
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) B2B
5 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Test Management
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
4 4 (36.36%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) VBA
6 1 (9.09%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Rally
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter