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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 32 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.48% 2.02% 1.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.23% 23.81% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £325 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.87%

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
31 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.90% 8.50% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 4
Median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £280 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

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 18 January 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%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Liferay
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (12.50%) Confluence
3 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (12.50%) Zephyr
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
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%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle

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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Liferay
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
1 1 (12.50%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 3 (37.50%) Team Leader
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) UAT Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
3 1 (12.50%) Functional 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%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
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%) SQL
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%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat