The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 27 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.37% 3.11% 3.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% 29.41% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 8
Median daily rate - £425 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £32.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+35.15% -28.88%
JIRA
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.33% 10.56% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 19
Median daily rate £375 £398 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +31.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £345 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £425 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

JIRA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Drupal
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) SAML
5 1 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (14.29%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) AWS Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SAML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft