The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 92 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 6 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 2.07% 1.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.80% 11.82% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 8
Average daily rate
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£338 £336 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.37% +17.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £211 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £450 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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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
214 203 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.19% 17.55% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 112 54
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £38.15 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +0.92%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) ISEB
4 5 (27.78%) Python
4 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
4 5 (27.78%) Subversion
4 5 (27.78%) Test Management
4 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
5 4 (22.22%) Release Management
5 4 (22.22%) Web Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Maven
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) Perl
5 4 (22.22%) OOP
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
7 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.11%) Selenium
7 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Data Extraction
7 2 (11.11%) Hudson
7 2 (11.11%) Salt
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.11%) Windows

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) uiautomator
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Informix
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) Subversion
2 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 4 (22.22%) Maven
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium
4 2 (11.11%) Hudson
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (5.56%) Appium
5 1 (5.56%) Calabash
5 1 (5.56%) eggPlant
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Release Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) WinForms
2 1 (5.56%) Android SDK
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.56%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Streaming Video
2 1 (5.56%) IBM XIV
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.56%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 5 (27.78%) Test Management
3 4 (22.22%) Release Management
3 4 (22.22%) Web Testing
3 4 (22.22%) OOP
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.56%) UML
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) RUP
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) OOD
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) CMMI
6 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.56%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) HL7
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Salt
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) Opsview
2 1 (5.56%) Graphite
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Cacti
2 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Perforce
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds