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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 39 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 10 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.39% 2.98% 1.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.16% 23.53% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 1
Median daily rate £398 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.62%
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 51 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 18.18% 12.66% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 17
Median daily rate £420 £388 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £305 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 September 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 -9 8 £400 +23.07% 1
JIRA
East Midlands

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Banking
3 10 (58.82%) Scrum
3 10 (58.82%) Kanban
3 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
4 8 (47.06%) Confluence
4 8 (47.06%) Rally
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
6 5 (29.41%) TDD
6 5 (29.41%) BDD
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
6 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (29.41%) DevOps
7 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
7 4 (23.53%) Docker
7 4 (23.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (23.53%) Ruby
7 4 (23.53%) nginx
7 4 (23.53%) OpenStack
7 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (23.53%) Puppet
7 4 (23.53%) Subversion
7 4 (23.53%) Maven
7 4 (23.53%) Ant
7 4 (23.53%) Apache

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 8 (47.06%) Confluence
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) nginx
2 4 (23.53%) OpenStack
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 4 (23.53%) Ant
3 4 (23.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (23.53%) Maven
3 4 (23.53%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 13 (76.47%) Banking
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Front Office
3 1 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Scrum Master
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Scrum Master
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Banking Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Coach
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Online Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) ELK Stack
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) HTML5
1 1 (5.88%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Kanban
2 10 (58.82%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) BDD
3 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Deployment
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
1 4 (23.53%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) ActionScript
2 1 (5.88%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (23.53%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Ansible
3 1 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Rally
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Wind River