The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 35 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.83% 3.90% 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.88% 34.62% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 0
Median daily rate £363 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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 £40.00 £23.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -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 Liverpool region.

Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
41 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 17.01% 11.26% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 7
Median daily rate £405 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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 Liverpool

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 3 (37.50%) SLA
1 3 (37.50%) ITSM
1 3 (37.50%) Statistics
2 2 (25.00%) Confluence
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Liferay
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium IDE

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 3 (37.50%) Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITSM
1 3 (37.50%) Statistics
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Records Management
3 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat