The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.85% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
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 £50.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Development Applications Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 15.74% 8.96% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 4
Average daily rate £365 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £325 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) FishEye
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 (66.67%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) FishEye
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Struts
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Java SE
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) Velocity
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian