The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 17 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 12 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 6.78% 3.05% -
As % of the Development Applications category 35.29% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 0
Average daily rate
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£295 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
JIRA
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
34 48 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 19.21% 18.32% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 10
Average daily rate £350 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £453 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 3 September 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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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
Norwich +13 7 £265 -18.46%
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) User Stories
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Confluence
6 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
6 2 (12.50%) SCCM
6 2 (12.50%) Groovy
6 2 (12.50%) Android
6 2 (12.50%) Pega
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (12.50%) MS Office
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) MCSE
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) ISEB
6 2 (12.50%) Remedy
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Commerce

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 3 (18.75%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.25%) MSI
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XSD
3 1 (6.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) User Stories
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
1 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
1 2 (12.50%) Groovy
2 1 (6.25%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MCDST
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.25%) AppDNA
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) Remedy
2 2 (12.50%) Pega
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) IBM