The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 35 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.72% 0.65% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.06% 5.26% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.00%
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
33 38 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.96% 12.30% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 15
Average daily rate £353 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.05% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £35.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 1 - - 1
JIRA
East Midlands

JIRA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) TickIT
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) CMDB
1 2 (66.67%) V-Model
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Release Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) CMDB
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) V-Model
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) TickIT