The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
North West / Manchester
Rank 50 56 76
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Contract jobs citing JIRA 40 53 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.97% 2.79% 1.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.94% 14.93% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 13
Median daily rate £360 £300 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £445 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £51.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.00% -
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 Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
223 355 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.58% 18.65% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 206 140
Median daily rate £375 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 1
Median hourly rate £51.00 £31.50 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% +12.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Manchester region.

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Salford -7 1 £400 +21.02%
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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

1 58 (71.60%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (45.68%) Java
3 29 (35.80%) Scrum
4 28 (34.57%) BDD
5 27 (33.33%) TDD
6 25 (30.86%) JavaScript
7 24 (29.63%) SQL
8 22 (27.16%) Cucumber
9 21 (25.93%) Git (software)
10 19 (23.46%) QA
11 17 (20.99%) Jenkins
12 16 (19.75%) Open Source
12 16 (19.75%) AngularJS
13 15 (18.52%) Web Services
13 15 (18.52%) XML
14 14 (17.28%) Python
14 14 (17.28%) Selenium
15 13 (16.05%) Degree
15 13 (16.05%) Maven
15 13 (16.05%) Test Scripting
15 13 (16.05%) JBehave
15 13 (16.05%) Project Management
16 12 (14.81%) Migration
16 12 (14.81%) Confluence
16 12 (14.81%) PostGIS
16 12 (14.81%) Software Engineering
16 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (14.81%) Defect Management
17 11 (13.58%) Gradle
17 11 (13.58%) Leaflet

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (14.81%) Confluence
2 11 (13.58%) GeoServer
3 3 (3.70%) nginx
3 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.47%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.47%) JBoss
4 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.23%) CMS
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) MS Project
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.94%) Slack
3 3 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (3.70%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (3.70%) CloudFront
3 3 (3.70%) GitHub
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.17%) MySQL
4 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.70%) Redis
6 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.23%) QGIS
7 1 (1.23%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 22 (27.16%) Cucumber
2 21 (25.93%) Git (software)
3 17 (20.99%) Jenkins
4 14 (17.28%) Selenium
5 13 (16.05%) JBehave
5 13 (16.05%) Maven
6 11 (13.58%) Gradle
7 5 (6.17%) JUnit
7 5 (6.17%) Subversion
8 4 (4.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (4.94%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.94%) IntelliJ
8 4 (4.94%) SoapUI
8 4 (4.94%) Vagrant
8 4 (4.94%) WebDriver
9 3 (3.70%) Babel
9 3 (3.70%) Jasmine
9 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.47%) TestNG
General
1 9 (11.11%) Games
2 8 (9.88%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Retail
3 2 (2.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 32 (39.51%) Developer
2 12 (14.81%) Analyst
3 6 (7.41%) Automation Engineer
3 6 (7.41%) Business Analyst
3 6 (7.41%) Java Developer
3 6 (7.41%) QA Automation Engineer
3 6 (7.41%) QA Engineer
3 6 (7.41%) Senior Developer
3 6 (7.41%) Test Analyst
3 6 (7.41%) Tester
4 5 (6.17%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (6.17%) Android Developer
4 5 (6.17%) Java Engineer
5 4 (4.94%) Defect Manager
5 4 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (4.94%) Digital Developer
6 3 (3.70%) Agile Test Manager
6 3 (3.70%) Angular Developer
6 3 (3.70%) Senior Android Developer
6 3 (3.70%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.75%) AngularJS
2 15 (18.52%) Web Services
2 15 (18.52%) XML
3 12 (14.81%) PostGIS
4 11 (13.58%) Leaflet
4 11 (13.58%) OpenLayers
5 10 (12.35%) HTML
6 9 (11.11%) REST
7 7 (8.64%) JSON
8 6 (7.41%) HTML5
9 5 (6.17%) React
10 4 (4.94%) CSS
10 4 (4.94%) Node.js
11 3 (3.70%) Apache Cordova
11 3 (3.70%) Gherkin
11 3 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (3.70%) React Native
11 3 (3.70%) RESTful
11 3 (3.70%) SOAP
11 3 (3.70%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.17%) User Experience
3 2 (2.47%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (2.47%) EPoS
3 2 (2.47%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) New Media
4 1 (1.23%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Linux
2 7 (8.64%) Android
3 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.70%) CentOS
4 3 (3.70%) Windows
5 2 (2.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (71.60%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.80%) Scrum
3 28 (34.57%) BDD
4 27 (33.33%) TDD
5 16 (19.75%) Open Source
6 13 (16.05%) Project Management
6 13 (16.05%) Test Scripting
7 12 (14.81%) Defect Management
7 12 (14.81%) Migration
7 12 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 11 (13.58%) Data Migration
8 11 (13.58%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (11.11%) Test Management
10 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (8.64%) Automated Testing
11 7 (8.64%) User Stories
12 6 (7.41%) Android Development
12 6 (7.41%) QA Automation
12 6 (7.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.68%) Java
2 25 (30.86%) JavaScript
3 24 (29.63%) SQL
4 14 (17.28%) Python
5 6 (7.41%) C#
5 6 (7.41%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.94%) PHP
7 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.47%) C
8 2 (2.47%) C++
8 2 (2.47%) ES6
8 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.47%) VB
8 2 (2.47%) VB6
9 1 (1.23%) XPath
9 1 (1.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) ISEB
4 3 (3.70%) CISSP
4 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.47%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.23%) MCP
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.23%) PMP
6 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.46%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Docker
1 1 (1.23%) Shibboleth
1 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (6.17%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.94%) Ansible
4 3 (3.70%) Packer
4 3 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) ESRI
2 5 (6.17%) HP
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.70%) New Relic
4 3 (3.70%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.47%) Perforce
5 2 (2.47%) SAP
5 2 (2.47%) Sun
5 2 (2.47%) Sybase
6 1 (1.23%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.23%) Remedy
6 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.23%) VMware
6 1 (1.23%) Zend
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