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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 52 91 62
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -29
Contract jobs citing JIRA 55 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.55% 0.73% 2.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.92% 4.31% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 5 16
Median daily rate £423 £338 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.18% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £243 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £365 £450
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 £41.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
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
307 232 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.82% 17.00% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 170 115
Median daily rate £420 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -3.79%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 87 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (57.41%) Java
3 59 (54.63%) Jenkins
4 47 (43.52%) Maven
5 43 (39.81%) Puppet
6 42 (38.89%) Git (software)
6 42 (38.89%) Linux
7 40 (37.04%) Selenium
8 39 (36.11%) Confluence
9 31 (28.70%) Python
10 28 (25.93%) DevOps
11 27 (25.00%) SOA
12 26 (24.07%) Spring
12 26 (24.07%) Microservices
13 25 (23.15%) TDD
13 25 (23.15%) Perl
14 23 (21.30%) Scrum
15 22 (20.37%) Cucumber
16 21 (19.44%) Ruby
16 21 (19.44%) QA
17 20 (18.52%) SonarQube
18 19 (17.59%) JavaScript
18 19 (17.59%) Windows
19 18 (16.67%) C#
19 18 (16.67%) RESTful
19 18 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
20 16 (14.81%) Docker
20 16 (14.81%) Red Hat
21 15 (13.89%) Ant
21 15 (13.89%) Amazon AWS

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 39 (36.11%) Confluence
2 11 (10.19%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (1.85%) Moodle
4 2 (1.85%) Node.js
4 2 (1.85%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) Drupal
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) MS Office
1 2 (1.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.70%) Office 365
3 2 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) GitHub
4 1 (0.93%) IaaS
4 1 (0.93%) PaaS
4 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.48%) SNMP
2 3 (2.78%) SAN
3 2 (1.85%) BGP
3 2 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.85%) DNS
3 2 (1.85%) EIGRP
3 2 (1.85%) Firewall
3 2 (1.85%) FWSM
3 2 (1.85%) HSRP
3 2 (1.85%) Internet
3 2 (1.85%) MPLS
3 2 (1.85%) OSPF
3 2 (1.85%) VPN
3 2 (1.85%) VRRP
4 1 (0.93%) LAN
4 1 (0.93%) NAS
4 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 6 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.63%) MySQL
3 4 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.78%) Big Data
4 3 (2.78%) Informix
5 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 59 (54.63%) Jenkins
2 47 (43.52%) Maven
3 42 (38.89%) Git (software)
4 40 (37.04%) Selenium
5 22 (20.37%) Cucumber
6 20 (18.52%) SonarQube
7 15 (13.89%) Ant
8 13 (12.04%) Appium
8 13 (12.04%) JMeter
9 12 (11.11%) JUnit
9 12 (11.11%) LoadRunner
10 11 (10.19%) Mocha
10 11 (10.19%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (9.26%) WebDriver
12 9 (8.33%) Liquibase
12 9 (8.33%) Subversion
12 9 (8.33%) Visual Studio
13 8 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (6.48%) HP UFT
14 7 (6.48%) Hudson
General
1 8 (7.41%) Retail
2 6 (5.56%) Finance
3 4 (3.70%) Games
4 3 (2.78%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (28.70%) Developer
2 16 (14.81%) Tester
3 14 (12.96%) Architect
4 13 (12.04%) Analyst
4 13 (12.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 11 (10.19%) Java Developer
6 11 (10.19%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (7.41%) Automation Tester
8 8 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (7.41%) QA Analyst
8 8 (7.41%) QA Test Analyst
9 7 (6.48%) Technical Leader
9 7 (6.48%) Test Leader
10 6 (5.56%) Agile Tester
10 6 (5.56%) Linux Developer
10 6 (5.56%) Performance Test Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) Performance Test Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.07%) Spring
2 18 (16.67%) RESTful
3 15 (13.89%) Spring Boot
4 11 (10.19%) .NET
4 11 (10.19%) YAML
5 8 (7.41%) Hibernate
6 7 (6.48%) AngularJS
7 6 (5.56%) HTML
8 4 (3.70%) JSON
9 3 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (2.78%) HTML5
9 3 (2.78%) LAMP
9 3 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (1.85%) CSS
10 2 (1.85%) Django
10 2 (1.85%) J2EE
10 2 (1.85%) jQuery
10 2 (1.85%) Middleware
10 2 (1.85%) Play Framework
10 2 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) Wiki
2 7 (6.48%) PKI
3 3 (2.78%) Clustering
3 3 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (2.78%) User Experience
4 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.85%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.93%) EPoS
5 1 (0.93%) IBM XIV
5 1 (0.93%) iPad
5 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) PMI
5 1 (0.93%) Social Media
5 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (38.89%) Linux
2 19 (17.59%) Windows
3 7 (6.48%) Mac OS X
4 5 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.63%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.78%) Android
6 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.93%) DevOps
3 27 (25.00%) SOA
4 26 (24.07%) Microservices
5 25 (23.15%) TDD
6 23 (21.30%) Scrum
7 18 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
8 15 (13.89%) Functional Testing
9 13 (12.04%) BDD
9 13 (12.04%) Test Automation
10 11 (10.19%) Coaching
10 11 (10.19%) Service Design
11 10 (9.26%) Data Protection
11 10 (9.26%) Test Strategy
11 10 (9.26%) User Stories
12 9 (8.33%) Automation Testing
12 9 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (8.33%) Open Source
13 8 (7.41%) PRINCE2
13 8 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (57.41%) Java
2 31 (28.70%) Python
3 25 (23.15%) Perl
4 21 (19.44%) Ruby
5 19 (17.59%) JavaScript
6 18 (16.67%) C#
7 14 (12.96%) Bash Shell
7 14 (12.96%) Shell Script
8 8 (7.41%) Scala
9 7 (6.48%) C
10 6 (5.56%) CoffeeScript
10 6 (5.56%) VBA
10 6 (5.56%) VBScript
11 4 (3.70%) PHP
12 3 (2.78%) SQL
13 2 (1.85%) Groovy
14 1 (0.93%) ES6
14 1 (0.93%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.48%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (4.63%) ISEB
4 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.78%) Degree
6 2 (1.85%) CCIE
6 2 (1.85%) CCNP
6 2 (1.85%) CCSP
6 2 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.85%) CISSP
6 2 (1.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.93%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) CCDE
7 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.44%) QA
2 5 (4.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (14.81%) Docker
2 11 (10.19%) vSphere
3 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.85%) vCloud
4 2 (1.85%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 43 (39.81%) Puppet
2 9 (8.33%) Bareos
2 9 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (8.33%) yum
3 4 (3.70%) logstash
4 3 (2.78%) Cacti
4 3 (2.78%) Graphite
4 3 (2.78%) Nagios
4 3 (2.78%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.78%) Opsview
4 3 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.93%) Ansible
5 1 (0.93%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.93%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (14.81%) Red Hat
2 15 (13.89%) Atlassian
3 10 (9.26%) HP
4 8 (7.41%) IBM
5 7 (6.48%) Dynatrace
5 7 (6.48%) New Relic
5 7 (6.48%) Oracle
6 6 (5.56%) AppDynamics
6 6 (5.56%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.70%) CA
7 4 (3.70%) Splunk
7 4 (3.70%) TIBCO
7 4 (3.70%) VMware
8 3 (2.78%) Cisco
8 3 (2.78%) Dell
8 3 (2.78%) F5
8 3 (2.78%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.78%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.78%) Veritas
9 2 (1.85%) Brocade
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