The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 30 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.30% 0.43% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.41% 5.00% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £250 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +24.03%
JIRA
Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 20 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 7.83% 8.66% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 18
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
York - 3 £400 - 5
Ripon - 1 - -
JIRA
Yorkshire

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (58.82%) TDD
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) Selenium
3 7 (41.18%) Integration Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
3 7 (41.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Gherkin
4 6 (35.29%) System Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Kanban
5 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
5 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
6 4 (23.53%) Toad
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Unix
6 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
6 4 (23.53%) BDD
7 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) Java
8 2 (11.76%) B2C
8 2 (11.76%) Ant
8 2 (11.76%) Linux
8 2 (11.76%) Maven
8 2 (11.76%) Grails
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) Groovy
8 2 (11.76%) Android

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
2 4 (23.53%) Toad
3 2 (11.76%) Ant
3 2 (11.76%) Gradle
3 2 (11.76%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.88%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Test Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Software Tester
3 5 (29.41%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.88%) QA Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) UAT Lead
5 1 (5.88%) UAT Test Lead
5 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Gherkin
2 2 (11.76%) Grails
3 1 (5.88%) Behat
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) iPhone
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (58.82%) TDD
2 7 (41.18%) Integration Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Kanban
3 6 (35.29%) System Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
6 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) B2C
7 2 (11.76%) SDLC
8 1 (5.88%) API Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
8 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Groovy
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Dynatrace
2 1 (5.88%) Software AG
2 1 (5.88%) Splunk
2 1 (5.88%) webMethods