The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 19 43 55
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +12
Contract jobs citing JIRA 46 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.29% 2.76% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.71% 22.78% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 2
Median daily rate £350 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £335 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £525 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
JIRA
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
113 79 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.91% 12.14% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 46 48
Median daily rate £363 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +4.16%
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 Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 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
Welwyn Garden City - 10 £600 -
Rickmansworth +4 7 £320 -21.95%
Hitchin - 4 £330 - 1
Stevenage +2 2 £363 -27.50%
Watford - 2 - -
Hertford - 1 - - 1
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (65.63%) Git (software)
3 38 (59.38%) Java
4 33 (51.56%) BDD
5 30 (46.88%) Jenkins
6 26 (40.63%) Confluence
7 25 (39.06%) TDD
7 25 (39.06%) Retail
8 24 (37.50%) Scrum
9 23 (35.94%) Maven
9 23 (35.94%) ATDD
9 23 (35.94%) DevOps
10 22 (34.38%) QA
11 19 (29.69%) Ansible
11 19 (29.69%) Puppet
12 18 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
12 18 (28.13%) Software Engineering
13 17 (26.56%) OO
13 17 (26.56%) Atlassian
13 17 (26.56%) Opscode Chef
14 16 (25.00%) Selenium
15 15 (23.44%) Spring
15 15 (23.44%) Gherkin
15 15 (23.44%) WebDriver
15 15 (23.44%) SoapUI
15 15 (23.44%) Cucumber
16 14 (21.88%) Data Structures
16 14 (21.88%) Algorithms
16 14 (21.88%) Ant
16 14 (21.88%) OOD

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 26 (40.63%) Confluence
2 10 (15.63%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.81%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (4.69%) IIS
6 1 (1.56%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Magento
2 1 (1.56%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) GitHub
2 2 (3.13%) Trello
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.81%) DB2
3 5 (7.81%) DbVisualizer
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.13%) Big Data
5 2 (3.13%) MySQL
6 1 (1.56%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (65.63%) Git (software)
2 30 (46.88%) Jenkins
3 23 (35.94%) Maven
4 16 (25.00%) Selenium
5 15 (23.44%) Cucumber
5 15 (23.44%) SoapUI
5 15 (23.44%) WebDriver
6 14 (21.88%) Ant
7 13 (20.31%) Gradle
8 10 (15.63%) JUnit
9 8 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (12.50%) JBehave
9 8 (12.50%) JMeter
9 8 (12.50%) NUnit
10 7 (10.94%) TeamCity
11 6 (9.38%) Bitbucket
11 6 (9.38%) FitNesse
11 6 (9.38%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (7.81%) Appium
12 5 (7.81%) Robot Framework
General
1 25 (39.06%) Retail
2 13 (20.31%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Developer
2 17 (26.56%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.19%) Automation Tester
3 11 (17.19%) Tester
4 8 (12.50%) Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Scrum Master
6 6 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Java Automation Tester
6 6 (9.38%) Java Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 6 (9.38%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Lead Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (4.69%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) Gherkin
1 15 (23.44%) Spring
2 11 (17.19%) RESTful
3 9 (14.06%) XML
4 8 (12.50%) HTML
5 7 (10.94%) Velocity
6 5 (7.81%) J2EE
6 5 (7.81%) Spring Boot
6 5 (7.81%) Web Services
7 4 (6.25%) .NET
7 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 4 (6.25%) Dropwizard
8 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (4.69%) AutoMapper
8 3 (4.69%) Dapper ORM
8 3 (4.69%) Entity Framework
8 3 (4.69%) LINQ
8 3 (4.69%) NHibernate
8 3 (4.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Algorithms
1 14 (21.88%) Data Structures
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.69%) Contactless
4 3 (4.69%) EMV
5 2 (3.13%) FMCG
5 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.13%) User Experience
6 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.56%) EPoS
6 1 (1.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Unix
2 7 (10.94%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (51.56%) BDD
3 25 (39.06%) TDD
4 24 (37.50%) Scrum
5 23 (35.94%) ATDD
5 23 (35.94%) DevOps
6 18 (28.13%) Software Engineering
7 17 (26.56%) OO
8 14 (21.88%) Complexity Analysis
8 14 (21.88%) OOD
9 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (17.19%) Kanban
10 11 (17.19%) Non-Functional Testing
10 11 (17.19%) Software Testing
11 10 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (15.63%) E-Commerce
11 10 (15.63%) Open Source
11 10 (15.63%) Test Automation
11 10 (15.63%) Test Scripting
12 9 (14.06%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (59.38%) Java
2 12 (18.75%) SQL
3 11 (17.19%) Clojure
3 11 (17.19%) Go
3 11 (17.19%) Rust
4 10 (15.63%) C#
5 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.81%) F#
6 5 (7.81%) Perl
6 5 (7.81%) Python
7 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.69%) Ruby
8 3 (4.69%) VBScript
9 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.13%) C
9 2 (3.13%) C++
9 2 (3.13%) PHP
9 2 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (34.38%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) SDET
3 1 (1.56%) SEPA
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (29.69%) Ansible
1 19 (29.69%) Puppet
2 17 (26.56%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.13%) Terraform
4 1 (1.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Atlassian
2 11 (17.19%) Oracle
3 5 (7.81%) hybris
3 5 (7.81%) IBM
4 3 (4.69%) Sonatype
4 3 (4.69%) Splunk
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.13%) New Relic
6 1 (1.56%) CA
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix
6 1 (1.56%) xMatters
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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