The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 59 80 67
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs citing JIRA 49 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.42% 1.55% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.08% 7.98% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 8
Median daily rate £420 £370 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £335 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £435 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £50.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +28.20%
JIRA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
271 326 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.90% 19.45% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 231 87
Median daily rate £413 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £472 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Leeds region.

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Leeds region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 84 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (59.26%) Jenkins
3 58 (53.70%) Java
3 58 (53.70%) Git (software)
4 54 (50.00%) Spring
5 50 (46.30%) Confluence
6 49 (45.37%) Linux
7 42 (38.89%) Scrum
8 40 (37.04%) RESTful
9 36 (33.33%) Ruby
10 35 (32.41%) Puppet
11 34 (31.48%) HTML
12 31 (28.70%) Python
12 31 (28.70%) Maven
13 29 (26.85%) JSON
14 28 (25.93%) Microservices
15 27 (25.00%) HTML5
16 26 (24.07%) Django
16 26 (24.07%) TDD
17 25 (23.15%) Scala
17 25 (23.15%) Open Source
18 24 (22.22%) Selenium
19 23 (21.30%) Play Framework
20 22 (20.37%) Cucumber
21 21 (19.44%) REST
21 21 (19.44%) JUnit
21 21 (19.44%) Relational Database
21 21 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
22 20 (18.52%) C#
23 19 (17.59%) CSS

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 50 (46.30%) Confluence
2 6 (5.56%) Apache
2 6 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.63%) GlassFish
3 5 (4.63%) nginx
3 5 (4.63%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.85%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) IIS
5 1 (0.93%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) GitHub
2 4 (3.70%) Office 365
3 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.78%) IaaS
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.78%) PaaS
4 2 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.93%) CloudBees
5 1 (0.93%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.93%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.04%) HTTP
2 7 (6.48%) DNS
3 5 (4.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (4.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (4.63%) Firewall
4 1 (0.93%) Internet
4 1 (0.93%) NAS
4 1 (0.93%) Network Security
4 1 (0.93%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.93%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.44%) Relational Database
2 18 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 12 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.63%) Redis
5 4 (3.70%) Informix
5 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.78%) Big Data
6 3 (2.78%) MySQL
7 2 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.85%) DB2
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 64 (59.26%) Jenkins
2 58 (53.70%) Git (software)
3 31 (28.70%) Maven
4 24 (22.22%) Selenium
5 22 (20.37%) Cucumber
6 21 (19.44%) JUnit
7 17 (15.74%) Subversion
8 9 (8.33%) SoapUI
8 9 (8.33%) WebDriver
9 7 (6.48%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (4.63%) Gitweb
12 4 (3.70%) Gatling
12 4 (3.70%) Liquibase
12 4 (3.70%) SilkPerformer
12 4 (3.70%) SonarQube
12 4 (3.70%) TeamCity
12 4 (3.70%) The Grinder
12 4 (3.70%) VisualVM
12 4 (3.70%) YourKit
General
1 8 (7.41%) Retail
2 7 (6.48%) Finance
2 7 (6.48%) Online Betting
3 5 (4.63%) Games
4 2 (1.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (34.26%) Developer
2 17 (15.74%) Architect
2 17 (15.74%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (10.19%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (10.19%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.26%) Technical Leader
6 9 (8.33%) Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (7.41%) Test Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (6.48%) Technical Architect
9 6 (5.56%) Linux Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Tester
10 5 (4.63%) Digital Delivery Manager
11 4 (3.70%) Applications Architect
11 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (3.70%) Performance Engineer
11 4 (3.70%) Test Engineer
12 3 (2.78%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (50.00%) Spring
2 40 (37.04%) RESTful
3 34 (31.48%) HTML
4 29 (26.85%) JSON
5 27 (25.00%) HTML5
6 26 (24.07%) Django
7 23 (21.30%) Play Framework
8 21 (19.44%) REST
9 19 (17.59%) CSS
10 18 (16.67%) Spring Boot
11 17 (15.74%) Ruby on Rails
12 16 (14.81%) Ajax
12 16 (14.81%) CSS3
12 16 (14.81%) Guice
12 16 (14.81%) Spring MVC
13 10 (9.26%) Node.js
14 7 (6.48%) RabbitMQ
15 6 (5.56%) AngularJS
15 6 (5.56%) XML
16 5 (4.63%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.81%) User Experience
2 10 (9.26%) Wiki
3 5 (4.63%) Social Media
4 2 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.85%) NHS
4 2 (1.85%) Tandem
5 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.93%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.93%) Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) IBM XIV
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (45.37%) Linux
2 5 (4.63%) CentOS
2 5 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (4.63%) Windows
3 3 (2.78%) Android
4 2 (1.85%) Unix
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (38.89%) Scrum
3 28 (25.93%) Microservices
4 26 (24.07%) TDD
5 25 (23.15%) Open Source
6 19 (17.59%) DevOps
6 19 (17.59%) MVC
6 19 (17.59%) SOA
7 17 (15.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (14.81%) Automated Testing
8 16 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (14.81%) Mentoring
9 15 (13.89%) BDD
10 14 (12.96%) Front End Development
11 13 (12.04%) Configuration Management
11 13 (12.04%) Kanban
11 13 (12.04%) OWASP
11 13 (12.04%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (12.04%) Web Design
12 12 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 58 (53.70%) Java
2 36 (33.33%) Ruby
3 31 (28.70%) Python
4 25 (23.15%) Scala
5 20 (18.52%) C#
6 10 (9.26%) JavaScript
6 10 (9.26%) SQL
7 7 (6.48%) PHP
8 4 (3.70%) CoffeeScript
8 4 (3.70%) VBA
8 4 (3.70%) VBScript
9 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.85%) Groovy
10 1 (0.93%) Go
10 1 (0.93%) Perl
10 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) ISEB
2 6 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (4.63%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.85%) Degree
5 2 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.93%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) CCDE
6 1 (0.93%) CCIE
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) CCSP
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.93%) CISSP
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.26%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (17.59%) Docker
2 6 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.63%) NFS
3 5 (4.63%) Squid
4 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 35 (32.41%) Puppet
2 21 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.56%) Ansible
3 6 (5.56%) Graphite
3 6 (5.56%) Nagios
4 5 (4.63%) Grafana
4 5 (4.63%) Graylog
4 5 (4.63%) HAProxy
4 5 (4.63%) Icinga
4 5 (4.63%) StatsD
4 5 (4.63%) Terraform
5 4 (3.70%) logstash
6 3 (2.78%) Bareos
6 3 (2.78%) yum
7 1 (0.93%) Cacti
7 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.93%) Opsview
7 1 (0.93%) Salt
7 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (15.74%) Google
2 14 (12.96%) Oracle
3 10 (9.26%) Red Hat
3 10 (9.26%) VMware
4 9 (8.33%) New Relic
5 6 (5.56%) F5
5 6 (5.56%) ServiceNow
6 5 (4.63%) IBM
6 5 (4.63%) Palo Alto
7 4 (3.70%) AppDynamics
7 4 (3.70%) Dynatrace
7 4 (3.70%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.78%) Dell
8 3 (2.78%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.85%) Brocade
10 1 (0.93%) Akamai
10 1 (0.93%) HP
10 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.93%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Competitive market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Competitive market rate
Posted: 3 days ago