The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 34 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.16% - 2.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% - 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £400 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -6.57%
JIRA
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Development Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
51 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.69% 7.84% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 11
Median daily rate £313 £305 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.45% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JIRA across the Leicestershire region.

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 3 £400 - 1
JIRA
East Midlands

JIRA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) UML
2 7 (87.50%) ISO 9001
2 7 (87.50%) TickIT
2 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
3 6 (75.00%) V-Model
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
4 5 (62.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (25.00%) High Availability
6 1 (12.50%) Coaching
6 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Governance
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Logistics
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) CMDB
6 1 (12.50%) Release Management
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (62.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Release Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Release Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Configuration Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) UML
2 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) V-Model
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) ISO 9001
1 7 (87.50%) TickIT