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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 81 68 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Contract jobs citing JIRA 26 9 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.57% 0.89% 3.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.05% 6.92% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 17
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£370 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +6.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
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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
323 130 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.55% 12.80% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 85 117
Average daily rate £358 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Confluence
3 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) Finance
4 11 (34.38%) Java
5 10 (31.25%) HTML
5 10 (31.25%) MySQL
6 9 (28.13%) CSS
6 9 (28.13%) Spring
6 9 (28.13%) HTML5
6 9 (28.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (28.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (28.13%) Vagrant
6 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
6 9 (28.13%) logstash
7 8 (25.00%) Docker
7 8 (25.00%) Apache Camel
7 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (25.00%) UML
8 7 (21.88%) SQL
9 6 (18.75%) Test Management
9 6 (18.75%) Automated Testing
9 6 (18.75%) SDLC
10 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
10 5 (15.63%) RUP
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
11 4 (12.50%) ISEB
11 4 (12.50%) Project Management

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 14 (43.75%) Confluence
2 4 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) CICS
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.25%) Node.js
4 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.13%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Project
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) PaaS
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Adabas
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) Redis
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) Informix
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Zephyr
3 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.25%) Selenium
3 2 (6.25%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Maven
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.13%) FishEye
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Test Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
5 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.25%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) COBOL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 9 (28.13%) Spring
2 9 (28.13%) CSS
2 9 (28.13%) HTML5
2 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
2 9 (28.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (25.00%) Apache Camel
4 4 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (6.25%) XML
5 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.13%) WSDL
6 1 (3.13%) XML Schema
6 1 (3.13%) JAXB
6 1 (3.13%) Java EE
6 1 (3.13%) Grails
6 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) W3C
2 1 (3.13%) Equities
2 1 (3.13%) iSeries
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Fedora
2 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (25.00%) UML
3 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (18.75%) Automated Testing
4 6 (18.75%) SDLC
4 6 (18.75%) Test Management
5 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
5 5 (15.63%) RUP
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) TDD
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.50%) Scrum
6 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 11 (34.38%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) COBOL
4 2 (6.25%) Perl
4 2 (6.25%) PHP
4 2 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) JCL
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby
5 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) NATURAL
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ISEB
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
2 1 (3.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Vagrant
1 9 (28.13%) logstash
2 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.13%) yum
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Salt
3 1 (3.13%) Opsview
3 1 (3.13%) Graphite
3 1 (3.13%) Nagios
3 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.13%) Cacti
3 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.13%) Splunk
4 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.13%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
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