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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 100 67 48
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -19
Contract jobs citing JIRA 5 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 1.16% 3.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.09% 6.99% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 16
Average daily rate
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£370 £361 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% +8.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £314 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £397 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.83%
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
239 186 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.22% 16.59% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 118 77
Average daily rate £330 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -58.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 5 (27.78%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) Perl
4 5 (27.78%) ISEB
4 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
5 4 (22.22%) OOP
5 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 4 (22.22%) Subversion
5 4 (22.22%) Maven
5 4 (22.22%) Release Management
5 4 (22.22%) Test Management
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Web Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Confluence
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Apache
6 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.11%) JUnit
7 2 (11.11%) .NET
7 2 (11.11%) Web Services
7 2 (11.11%) XML
7 2 (11.11%) COBOL
7 2 (11.11%) Adabas

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (16.67%) Apache
1 3 (16.67%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) CICS
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) GlassFish
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
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 2 (11.11%) Adabas
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Informix
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (22.22%) Subversion
2 4 (22.22%) Maven
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (5.56%) Hudson
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Release Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 2 (11.11%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Java EE
2 1 (5.56%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) WPF
2 1 (5.56%) Grails
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) WinForms
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) WSDL
2 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
2 1 (5.56%) JAXB
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 2 (11.11%) Data Extraction
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) W3C
2 1 (5.56%) iSeries
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.56%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
3 4 (22.22%) OOP
3 4 (22.22%) Release Management
3 4 (22.22%) Test Management
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Web Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.56%) System Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Kanban
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.56%) Feature Driven Development
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (27.78%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) COBOL
4 2 (11.11%) JCL
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) NATURAL
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Salt
2 1 (5.56%) Opsview
2 1 (5.56%) Graphite
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) Cacti
2 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Perforce
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago