The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 45 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 5 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.07% 2.25% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.76% 20.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 £45.00 £42.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +150.00%
JIRA
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
74 39 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.81% 10.96% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 23 1
Average daily rate £300 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +36.36%
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 £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Northampton -9 5 £525 +5.00%
JIRA
East Midlands

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 28 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 28 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 27 (64.29%) Docker
2 27 (64.29%) DevOps
2 27 (64.29%) TeamCity
3 25 (59.52%) Vagrant
4 24 (57.14%) Banking
5 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (33.33%) Project Management
8 12 (28.57%) Incident Management
8 12 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (23.81%) Finance
10 8 (19.05%) Data Analysis
10 8 (19.05%) Data Management
10 8 (19.05%) Toad
10 8 (19.05%) SQL
10 8 (19.05%) Oracle
10 8 (19.05%) MS Visio
10 8 (19.05%) Data Mapping
11 7 (16.67%) GoldenSource
12 4 (9.52%) Reference Data
12 4 (9.52%) Scrum
13 3 (7.14%) Retail
13 3 (7.14%) B2C
13 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
13 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
13 3 (7.14%) Degree
13 3 (7.14%) Use Case

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Magento
Development Applications
1 28 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 28 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 27 (64.29%) TeamCity
3 8 (19.05%) Toad
4 1 (2.38%) Ant
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) RSpec
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
General
1 24 (57.14%) Banking
2 10 (23.81%) Finance
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Environment Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Data Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Data Modeller
5 2 (4.76%) Test Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Test Environment Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (2.38%) Build Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Reference Data
2 3 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) DevOps
2 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (33.33%) Project Management
5 12 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 12 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (19.05%) Data Mapping
6 8 (19.05%) Data Management
6 8 (19.05%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Scrum
8 3 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
8 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.14%) B2C
8 3 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (7.14%) Use Case
9 2 (4.76%) CRM
9 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (64.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (59.52%) Vagrant
2 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) GoldenSource
3 2 (4.76%) hybris
3 2 (4.76%) Demandware
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco
3 2 (4.76%) ATG
4 1 (2.38%) Perforce