The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 33 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.90% 0.26% -
As % of the Development Applications category 27.27% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
JIRA
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
22 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.96% 4.99% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 8
Median daily rate £325 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £245 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -3.79%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Southport - 4 £319 -
Liverpool 0 2 £350 +7.69% 2
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) Subversion
3 7 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) Spring
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) IIS
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Struts
6 4 (28.57%) MySQL
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) RAD
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 4 (28.57%) Bugzilla
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Banking
6 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 4 (28.57%) MapReduce
6 4 (28.57%) Big Data
6 4 (28.57%) Apache Pig
6 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 4 (28.57%) HDFS

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (35.71%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Pig
3 3 (21.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) IaaS
1 3 (21.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) PuTTY
2 2 (14.29%) WinSCP
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Hive
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
1 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (28.57%) Bugzilla
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Hudson
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) Ant
3 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 2 (14.29%) JMeter
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
3 2 (14.29%) WATIR
3 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Big Data Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) EPoS Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) EPoS Field Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software QA Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Testing Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 6 (42.86%) Spring
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 4 (28.57%) Struts
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 2 (14.29%) Autofac
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) SAML
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (21.43%) Wiki
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) EPoS
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) MapReduce
2 4 (28.57%) RAD
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Time Management
3 3 (21.43%) Converged Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) OWASP
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) HDFS
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (21.43%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) EdgeSight
1 3 (21.43%) Nagios
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
1 3 (21.43%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Citrix
1 3 (21.43%) HP
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago