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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 37 40 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +34
Contract jobs citing JIRA 57 60 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.13% 4.26% 1.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.55% 21.98% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 46 7
Median daily rate £445 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £315 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £509 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £23.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+69.47% -40.62%

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
242 273 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.78% 19.39% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 184 137
Median daily rate £400 £425 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +27.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 66 (59.46%) Confluence
2 65 (58.56%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (56.76%) Java
4 61 (54.95%) Jenkins
5 57 (51.35%) HTML
6 53 (47.75%) Python
7 52 (46.85%) Spring
8 51 (45.95%) Git (software)
9 47 (42.34%) JSON
9 47 (42.34%) Linux
10 46 (41.44%) Ruby
11 43 (38.74%) Scrum
12 42 (37.84%) Open Source
13 41 (36.94%) HTML5
14 40 (36.04%) Django
15 37 (33.33%) Selenium
15 37 (33.33%) RESTful
15 37 (33.33%) Scala
16 35 (31.53%) Cucumber
17 32 (28.83%) TDD
17 32 (28.83%) Play Framework
17 32 (28.83%) REST
18 31 (27.93%) Puppet
19 30 (27.03%) JavaScript
19 30 (27.03%) CSS
20 28 (25.23%) Relational Database
21 24 (21.62%) MVC
21 24 (21.62%) MongoDB
21 24 (21.62%) Software Engineering
22 22 (19.82%) Google

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 66 (59.46%) Confluence
2 7 (6.31%) Apache
2 7 (6.31%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (4.50%) nginx
4 3 (2.70%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.90%) CMS
5 1 (0.90%) concrete5
5 1 (0.90%) Drupal
5 1 (0.90%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.90%) Tornado
5 1 (0.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (0.90%) HipChat
2 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (0.90%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.90%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.41%) GitHub
3 5 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.70%) CloudBees
4 3 (2.70%) IaaS
4 3 (2.70%) Office 365
4 3 (2.70%) OpenShift
4 3 (2.70%) PaaS
5 1 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.90%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.90%) Trello
5 1 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.71%) HTTP
2 4 (3.60%) DNS
3 2 (1.80%) Firewall
4 1 (0.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.90%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.90%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.23%) Relational Database
2 24 (21.62%) MongoDB
3 22 (19.82%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.50%) Riak
5 4 (3.60%) Redis
6 3 (2.70%) MySQL
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.90%) Big Data
7 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 61 (54.95%) Jenkins
2 51 (45.95%) Git (software)
3 37 (33.33%) Selenium
4 35 (31.53%) Cucumber
5 17 (15.32%) JUnit
5 17 (15.32%) Subversion
6 15 (13.51%) JMeter
7 11 (9.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (9.91%) Eclipse
7 11 (9.91%) Maven
8 8 (7.21%) WebDriver
9 7 (6.31%) LoadRunner
9 7 (6.31%) Visual Studio
10 6 (5.41%) HP UFT
11 5 (4.50%) Android Studio
11 5 (4.50%) Bitbucket
11 5 (4.50%) Gatling
11 5 (4.50%) SonarQube
12 3 (2.70%) git-flow
12 3 (2.70%) Hudson
General
1 8 (7.21%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.60%) Electronics
3 4 (3.60%) Marketing
4 2 (1.80%) Games
4 2 (1.80%) German Language
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (41.44%) Developer
2 17 (15.32%) Java Developer
3 16 (14.41%) Architect
4 15 (13.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (8.11%) Software Engineer
5 9 (8.11%) Technical Architect
6 8 (7.21%) Analyst
6 8 (7.21%) Scala Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Tester
7 7 (6.31%) Java Architect
8 6 (5.41%) Automation Tester
8 6 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Consultant
9 5 (4.50%) Java Technical Architect
9 5 (4.50%) Lead Architect
9 5 (4.50%) Technical Leader
10 4 (3.60%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) Electronics Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (51.35%) HTML
2 52 (46.85%) Spring
3 47 (42.34%) JSON
4 41 (36.94%) HTML5
5 40 (36.04%) Django
6 37 (33.33%) RESTful
7 32 (28.83%) Play Framework
7 32 (28.83%) REST
8 30 (27.03%) CSS
9 22 (19.82%) CSS3
9 22 (19.82%) Spring MVC
10 21 (18.92%) Ajax
10 21 (18.92%) Guice
10 21 (18.92%) Ruby on Rails
11 9 (8.11%) AngularJS
12 8 (7.21%) .NET
12 8 (7.21%) SOAP
13 6 (5.41%) Middleware
13 6 (5.41%) Web Services
13 6 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) User Experience
2 12 (10.81%) Social Media
3 8 (7.21%) Driving Licence
3 8 (7.21%) Tandem
4 5 (4.50%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.70%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.80%) Derivative
7 2 (1.80%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.80%) Wiki
8 1 (0.90%) Blog
8 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.90%) iSeries
8 1 (0.90%) NHS
8 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 47 (42.34%) Linux
2 10 (9.01%) Windows
3 9 (8.11%) Unix
4 8 (7.21%) Android
5 5 (4.50%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (3.60%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.70%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.90%) CentOS
8 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (58.56%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.74%) Scrum
3 42 (37.84%) Open Source
4 32 (28.83%) TDD
5 24 (21.62%) MVC
5 24 (21.62%) Software Engineering
6 22 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (18.02%) BDD
8 19 (17.12%) Automated Testing
9 18 (16.22%) Kanban
10 17 (15.32%) Microservices
11 15 (13.51%) Configuration Management
11 15 (13.51%) Front End Development
11 15 (13.51%) Mentoring
12 13 (11.71%) OWASP
12 13 (11.71%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (11.71%) Web Design
13 12 (10.81%) Business Analysis
13 12 (10.81%) DevOps
13 12 (10.81%) OO
Programming Languages
1 63 (56.76%) Java
2 53 (47.75%) Python
3 46 (41.44%) Ruby
4 37 (33.33%) Scala
5 30 (27.03%) JavaScript
6 19 (17.12%) C#
7 15 (13.51%) SQL
8 7 (6.31%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.41%) C++
10 5 (4.50%) C
11 4 (3.60%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.60%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.70%) Apple Swift
12 3 (2.70%) Korn
12 3 (2.70%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.70%) PHP
13 1 (0.90%) Groovy
13 1 (0.90%) Perl
13 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.90%) ISEB
2 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) FATCA
2 2 (1.80%) HL7
3 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Docker
2 3 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.90%) NFS
4 1 (0.90%) Squid
4 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (27.93%) Puppet
2 22 (19.82%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (8.11%) Ansible
4 3 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.70%) vRealize
5 1 (0.90%) Grafana
5 1 (0.90%) Graphite
5 1 (0.90%) Graylog
5 1 (0.90%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.90%) Icinga
5 1 (0.90%) Nagios
5 1 (0.90%) StatsD
5 1 (0.90%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (19.82%) Google
2 8 (7.21%) VMware
3 7 (6.31%) Atlassian
3 7 (6.31%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.50%) IBM
4 5 (4.50%) Splunk
5 3 (2.70%) Brocade
5 3 (2.70%) Dell
5 3 (2.70%) HP
5 3 (2.70%) hybris
5 3 (2.70%) Oracle
6 2 (1.80%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (1.80%) Solace
7 1 (0.90%) Adobe
7 1 (0.90%) F5
7 1 (0.90%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.90%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.90%) New Relic
7 1 (0.90%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.90%) Temenos
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