The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 10 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 13.56% 2.56% -
As % of the Development Applications category 34.78% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £425 -
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 £28.75 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +5.26%
JIRA
Cheshire

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
23 26 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 38.98% 33.33% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 2
Median daily rate £425 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +21.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Knutsford region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) DevOps
5 3 (30.00%) Demand Forecasting
5 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (30.00%) ATG
5 3 (30.00%) QA
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
5 3 (30.00%) Ab Initio
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) AIX
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Unix
5 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
1 1 (10.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) Gradle
3 3 (30.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (20.00%) TestComplete
5 1 (10.00%) ReSharper
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (10.00%) VersionOne
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Environment Manager
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) AIX
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Demand Forecasting
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) ATDD
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Ab Initio
1 3 (30.00%) ATG
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Rally