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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 33 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 6 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.45% 3.17% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.64% 13.89% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 0
Median daily rate £325 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+15.33% -16.66%
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
44 72 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 17.96% 22.86% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 44 19
Median daily rate £344 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +68.42%
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 East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Brighton +5 5 £325 -4.41% 1
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Sussex region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) User Stories
3 8 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 8 (66.67%) QA
3 8 (66.67%) Selenium
3 8 (66.67%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) ISEB
4 7 (58.33%) TDD
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 7 (58.33%) BDD
5 6 (50.00%) Hudson
5 6 (50.00%) SoapUI
5 6 (50.00%) REST
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Gradle
5 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (50.00%) Confluence
5 6 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
5 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (50.00%) jMock
5 6 (50.00%) Atlassian
5 6 (50.00%) Performance Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (50.00%) Groovy

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 6 (50.00%) Confluence
1 6 (50.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
1 8 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 6 (50.00%) Ant
2 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (50.00%) Gradle
2 6 (50.00%) Hudson
2 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (50.00%) JMeter
2 6 (50.00%) jMock
2 6 (50.00%) JUnit
2 6 (50.00%) Maven
2 6 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Junior
5 2 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Junior QA Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Junior Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Ajax
1 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (50.00%) Java EE
1 6 (50.00%) JMS
1 6 (50.00%) REST
1 6 (50.00%) Spring
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
1 6 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) User Stories
3 7 (58.33%) BDD
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
4 6 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) UML
7 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
1 7 (58.33%) ISEB
2 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 6 (50.00%) CA Agile Central