The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.57% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £38.25 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -17.29%
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
17 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.82% 9.73% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 16
Average daily rate £325 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £148 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.62% +0.40%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Liverpool - 2 £325 - 2
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) hybris
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) ATG
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) TDD

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Agile Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) hybris
1 2 (50.00%) ATG
2 1 (25.00%) HP
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