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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 39 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 59 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.97% 1.14% 1.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.21% 7.60% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 8 7
Average daily rate £425 £293 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.29% -16.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £190 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £383 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
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
292 171 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.65% 15.01% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 136 83
Average daily rate £425 £341 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.54% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 10 February 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 10 February 2016, 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 76 (76.77%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (53.54%) Java
3 50 (50.51%) Jenkins
4 47 (47.47%) Confluence
5 37 (37.37%) Maven
5 37 (37.37%) Selenium
6 31 (31.31%) DevOps
7 29 (29.29%) Python
8 28 (28.28%) Puppet
8 28 (28.28%) Git (software)
9 26 (26.26%) Linux
10 24 (24.24%) JavaScript
10 24 (24.24%) SonarQube
11 23 (23.23%) Perl
12 21 (21.21%) Cucumber
13 19 (19.19%) C#
13 19 (19.19%) JUnit
13 19 (19.19%) QA
14 17 (17.17%) Scrum
14 17 (17.17%) Ruby
14 17 (17.17%) Security Cleared
14 17 (17.17%) Non-Functional Testing
15 16 (16.16%) Functional Testing
15 16 (16.16%) Test Automation
15 16 (16.16%) JMeter
15 16 (16.16%) Windows
16 15 (15.15%) LoadRunner
16 15 (15.15%) SOA
16 15 (15.15%) TDD
16 15 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 47 (47.47%) Confluence
2 10 (10.10%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.03%) Node.js
4 2 (2.02%) Apache
4 2 (2.02%) Moodle
5 1 (1.01%) Drupal
5 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.01%) JBoss
5 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.01%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.02%) GitHub
2 2 (2.02%) PaaS
3 1 (1.01%) IaaS
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.10%) SNMP
2 2 (2.02%) BGP
2 2 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (2.02%) EIGRP
2 2 (2.02%) Firewall
2 2 (2.02%) FWSM
2 2 (2.02%) HSRP
2 2 (2.02%) HTTP
2 2 (2.02%) Internet
2 2 (2.02%) LAN
2 2 (2.02%) MPLS
2 2 (2.02%) OSPF
2 2 (2.02%) SAN
2 2 (2.02%) VPN
2 2 (2.02%) VRRP
2 2 (2.02%) WAN
3 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.05%) MySQL
3 4 (4.04%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.03%) Redis
5 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.02%) Informix
5 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 50 (50.51%) Jenkins
2 37 (37.37%) Maven
2 37 (37.37%) Selenium
3 28 (28.28%) Git (software)
4 24 (24.24%) SonarQube
5 21 (21.21%) Cucumber
6 19 (19.19%) JUnit
7 16 (16.16%) JMeter
8 15 (15.15%) LoadRunner
8 15 (15.15%) Sonatype Nexus
9 13 (13.13%) Liquibase
10 11 (11.11%) Ant
10 11 (11.11%) HP UFT
11 10 (10.10%) Appium
11 10 (10.10%) Mocha
12 9 (9.09%) Visual Studio
13 8 (8.08%) SoapUI
14 6 (6.06%) VisualVM
14 6 (6.06%) WebDriver
14 6 (6.06%) YourKit
General
1 9 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (2.02%) Games
2 2 (2.02%) Legal
3 1 (1.01%) Marketing
3 1 (1.01%) Publishing
3 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (27.27%) Developer
2 20 (20.20%) Analyst
3 18 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 14 (14.14%) Tester
5 13 (13.13%) Architect
6 11 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (10.10%) Test Leader
8 9 (9.09%) DevOps Architect
8 9 (9.09%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Automation Tester
9 7 (7.07%) Test Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Agile Tester
10 6 (6.06%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (6.06%) Performance Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Performance Test Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) QA Analyst
10 6 (6.06%) QA Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) QA Test Analyst
10 6 (6.06%) QA Test Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.13%) Hibernate
1 13 (13.13%) Spring
2 11 (11.11%) .NET
3 10 (10.10%) YAML
4 8 (8.08%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.05%) HTML
6 4 (4.04%) JSON
7 3 (3.03%) CSS
7 3 (3.03%) Web Services
8 2 (2.02%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (2.02%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.02%) HTML5
8 2 (2.02%) J2EE
8 2 (2.02%) LAMP
8 2 (2.02%) Middleware
8 2 (2.02%) OAuth
8 2 (2.02%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.02%) RESTful
8 2 (2.02%) SOAP
8 2 (2.02%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) PKI
2 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.02%) Clustering
3 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.02%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.02%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.01%) CESG
4 1 (1.01%) EPoS
4 1 (1.01%) iPad
4 1 (1.01%) PMI
4 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.26%) Linux
2 16 (16.16%) Windows
3 10 (10.10%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.01%) CentOS
6 1 (1.01%) Fedora
6 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.01%) Unix
6 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (76.77%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.31%) DevOps
3 17 (17.17%) Non-Functional Testing
3 17 (17.17%) Scrum
4 16 (16.16%) Functional Testing
4 16 (16.16%) Test Automation
5 15 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
5 15 (15.15%) SOA
5 15 (15.15%) TDD
6 14 (14.14%) Data Protection
6 14 (14.14%) Microservices
7 11 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 10 (10.10%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (10.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (9.09%) BDD
9 9 (9.09%) Open Source
10 8 (8.08%) Automation Testing
10 8 (8.08%) Integration Testing
10 8 (8.08%) SDLC
11 7 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (53.54%) Java
2 29 (29.29%) Python
3 24 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 23 (23.23%) Perl
5 19 (19.19%) C#
6 17 (17.17%) Ruby
7 13 (13.13%) Bash Shell
8 12 (12.12%) Shell Script
9 10 (10.10%) SQL
10 9 (9.09%) C
11 6 (6.06%) CoffeeScript
11 6 (6.06%) Scala
11 6 (6.06%) VBA
11 6 (6.06%) VBScript
12 3 (3.03%) PHP
13 2 (2.02%) R
14 1 (1.01%) ES6
14 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (17.17%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.14%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.08%) ISEB
4 7 (7.07%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.02%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.01%) CCIE
6 1 (1.01%) CCNP
6 1 (1.01%) CCSP
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.01%) CISSP
6 1 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.01%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.19%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.02%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.01%) GPG13
4 1 (1.01%) WAI
4 1 (1.01%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (10.10%) vSphere
2 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.02%) vCloud
3 2 (2.02%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.01%) Docker
4 1 (1.01%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 28 (28.28%) Puppet
2 14 (14.14%) yum
3 13 (13.13%) Bareos
4 4 (4.04%) logstash
5 2 (2.02%) Cacti
5 2 (2.02%) Graphite
5 2 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.02%) Nagios
5 2 (2.02%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.02%) Opsview
5 2 (2.02%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.01%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.01%) Piwik
Vendors
1 14 (14.14%) Red Hat
2 13 (13.13%) Atlassian
2 13 (13.13%) HP
3 8 (8.08%) Oracle
4 7 (7.07%) Dynatrace
4 7 (7.07%) IBM
4 7 (7.07%) New Relic
5 6 (6.06%) AppDynamics
6 5 (5.05%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.03%) Apigee
7 3 (3.03%) VMware
8 2 (2.02%) Cisco
8 2 (2.02%) Citrix
8 2 (2.02%) F5
8 2 (2.02%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.02%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.02%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.02%) Splunk
8 2 (2.02%) Veritas
9 1 (1.01%) CA
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