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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 39 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Contract jobs citing JIRA 19 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.98% 1.41% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.68% 10.53% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 1
Median daily rate £475 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% +10.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.26%
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
77 114 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.07% 13.41% 10.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 61 35
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £52.50 £32.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -12.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Hemel Hempstead +7 6 £475 +35.71% 2
Watford - 4 £500 -
St Albans +2 3 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £425 - 2
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 19 (61.29%) Confluence
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) Oracle
4 13 (41.94%) SQL
5 12 (38.71%) Retail
6 11 (35.48%) QA
7 9 (29.03%) V-Model
7 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
7 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
7 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
7 9 (29.03%) Zephyr
7 9 (29.03%) SDLC
8 8 (25.81%) DevOps
8 8 (25.81%) Atlassian
9 7 (22.58%) Virtual Team
9 7 (22.58%) Bitbucket
10 6 (19.35%) Integration Testing
10 6 (19.35%) Maven
10 6 (19.35%) Java
10 6 (19.35%) Linux
10 6 (19.35%) Scrum
11 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
11 5 (16.13%) Gradle
11 5 (16.13%) System Integration Testing
12 4 (12.90%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (12.90%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (12.90%) Docker

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 19 (61.29%) Confluence
2 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
3 3 (9.68%) MS Project Server
4 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.23%) CMS
5 1 (3.23%) Drupal
5 1 (3.23%) JBoss
5 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.45%) DB2
3 2 (6.45%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
1 9 (29.03%) Zephyr
2 7 (22.58%) Bitbucket
3 6 (19.35%) Maven
4 5 (16.13%) Gradle
5 4 (12.90%) JMeter
5 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
6 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
6 3 (9.68%) Selenium
6 3 (9.68%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (6.45%) Ant
7 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.45%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (6.45%) Subversion
7 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
8 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
8 1 (3.23%) FishEye
8 1 (3.23%) Hudson
8 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (38.71%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Architect
1 5 (16.13%) Integration Engineer
1 5 (16.13%) QA Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Applications Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Performance Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Performance Test Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Test Manager
3 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Functional QA Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Agile Scrum Master
4 2 (6.45%) Applications Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (6.45%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (6.45%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Gherkin
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) J2EE
1 2 (6.45%) Velocity
1 2 (6.45%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.23%) Flash
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) RESTful
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Virtual Team
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Solaris
2 4 (12.90%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) SDLC
2 9 (29.03%) V-Model
3 8 (25.81%) DevOps
4 6 (19.35%) Integration Testing
4 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.90%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
7 3 (9.68%) BDD
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.45%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) Python
3 3 (9.68%) Ruby
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) Perl
4 2 (6.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
1 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) QA
2 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Ansible
1 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) Atlassian
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) JDA
6 2 (6.45%) hybris
6 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 2 (6.45%) VocaLink
7 1 (3.23%) MobileIron
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
7 1 (3.23%) Sonatype
7 1 (3.23%) Splunk
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