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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 13 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 37 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.03% 0.33% -
As % of the Development Applications category 48.68% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 26 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +88.23%
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
76 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.49% 6.69% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 13 5
Average daily rate £350 £300 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £261 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

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 27 February 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
Northampton +20 36 £350 -30.00%
JIRA
East Midlands

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 32 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 28 (63.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (61.36%) TeamCity
3 27 (61.36%) Docker
3 27 (61.36%) DevOps
4 25 (56.82%) Vagrant
5 22 (50.00%) Banking
6 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (31.82%) Project Management
9 12 (27.27%) Incident Management
9 12 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (18.18%) Data Analysis
10 8 (18.18%) Data Management
10 8 (18.18%) Data Mapping
10 8 (18.18%) Finance
10 8 (18.18%) SQL
10 8 (18.18%) Oracle
10 8 (18.18%) MS Visio
10 8 (18.18%) Toad
11 7 (15.91%) GoldenSource
12 4 (9.09%) ISEB
12 4 (9.09%) Java
12 4 (9.09%) Maven
12 4 (9.09%) ISTQB
12 4 (9.09%) Selenium
12 4 (9.09%) Web Testing
12 4 (9.09%) Reference Data
12 4 (9.09%) Cucumber
13 3 (6.82%) Git (software)

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (4.55%) Apache
1 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.55%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 28 (63.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (61.36%) TeamCity
4 8 (18.18%) Toad
5 4 (9.09%) Maven
5 4 (9.09%) Selenium
5 4 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.55%) Subversion
7 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.27%) Ant
8 1 (2.27%) RSpec
General
1 22 (50.00%) Banking
2 8 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Environment Manager
2 7 (15.91%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Data Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Data Modeller
4 3 (6.82%) Test Leader
5 2 (4.55%) Test Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Test Environment Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Android Developer
6 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Build Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.27%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) HTML
1 2 (4.55%) CSS
1 2 (4.55%) Web Services
1 2 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (4.55%) jQuery
1 2 (4.55%) RESTful
1 2 (4.55%) HTML5
1 2 (4.55%) iOS SDK
1 2 (4.55%) CSS3
1 2 (4.55%) Laravel
1 2 (4.55%) Android SDK
2 1 (2.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Reference Data
2 2 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
1 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
1 2 (4.55%) Android
1 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) DevOps
2 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (31.82%) Project Management
5 12 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 12 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (18.18%) Data Mapping
6 8 (18.18%) Data Management
6 8 (18.18%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) Web Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.55%) MVC
9 2 (4.55%) Scrum
9 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (4.55%) Android Development
9 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.55%) BDD
10 1 (2.27%) Business Process Mapping
10 1 (2.27%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (2.27%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) ISEB
1 4 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (61.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (56.82%) Vagrant
2 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) GoldenSource
3 2 (4.55%) Zend
4 1 (2.27%) Perforce