The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 36 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing JIRA 7 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.87% 2.07% 2.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.58% 12.90% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +6.57%
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
48 62 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.80% 16.02% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 36 24
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £283 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +4 6 £450 -14.28%
JIRA
East Midlands

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) Confluence
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Subversion
4 4 (40.00%) Kanban
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Ruby
5 3 (30.00%) nginx
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) OpenStack
5 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (30.00%) Ant
5 3 (30.00%) Maven
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) Docker
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) Rally
5 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) Waterfall

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 6 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) nginx
2 3 (30.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 3 (30.00%) Ant
2 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) VersionOne
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Military
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Coach
4 1 (10.00%) Business Design Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) PMO Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Kanban
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (10.00%) B2B
6 1 (10.00%) B2C
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) UML
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case
6 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (30.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (10.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Rally
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Wind River