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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing JIRA 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - - 1.96%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
17 16 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.06% 10.26% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 14
Median daily rate £350 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Median hourly rate £45.25 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £37.02 £38.15
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -2.96%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 5 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Ant
3 5 (71.43%) Maven
3 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (57.14%) Ansible
4 4 (57.14%) Docker
4 4 (57.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (57.14%) Puppet
4 4 (57.14%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (57.14%) Hudson
4 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 4 (57.14%) Splunk
4 4 (57.14%) OpenStack
4 4 (57.14%) Software Deployment
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Subversion
4 4 (57.14%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) SCOM
4 4 (57.14%) Ruby
4 4 (57.14%) VMS
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management

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 4 (57.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) JasperReports
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Ant
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
3 4 (57.14%) Hudson
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) Bugzilla
4 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
5 1 (14.29%) AccuRev
5 1 (14.29%) DbUnit
5 1 (14.29%) EasyMock
5 1 (14.29%) Grunt
5 1 (14.29%) HttpUnit
5 1 (14.29%) JUnit
5 1 (14.29%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Twisted
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) EclipseLink
2 1 (14.29%) EJB
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) JDO
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
2 1 (14.29%) JSF
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (14.29%) JTA
2 1 (14.29%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (14.29%) Servlets
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Struts
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XHTML
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) VMS
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Software Deployment
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Use Case
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 1 (14.29%) Memory Management
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
1 4 (57.14%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Splunk
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle