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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 43 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Contract jobs citing JIRA 6 2 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.22% 0.68% 7.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.68% 7.14% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 21
Median daily rate £394 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +42.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.87%

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
62 28 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.60% 9.56% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 42
Median daily rate £450 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -7 6 £394 -34.37% 1
JIRA
East Midlands

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Banking
3 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) Kanban
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (29.41%) BDD
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
6 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
6 5 (29.41%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) Maven
7 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
7 4 (23.53%) Coaching
8 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
8 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
8 3 (17.65%) Confluence
8 3 (17.65%) Perforce
8 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
8 3 (17.65%) IntelliJ
8 3 (17.65%) JAXB
8 3 (17.65%) SAX
8 3 (17.65%) Python

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 3 (17.65%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 4 (23.53%) Maven
4 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
4 3 (17.65%) IntelliJ
4 3 (17.65%) JBehave
4 3 (17.65%) JUnit
4 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.88%) Ant
5 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium
5 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 10 (58.82%) Banking
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Front Office
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Scrum Master
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Scrum Master
2 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Software Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Project Implementation Manager
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Intranet Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Intranet Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Implementation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) HTML5
2 3 (17.65%) JAXB
2 3 (17.65%) JSON
2 3 (17.65%) SAX
2 3 (17.65%) Spring
2 3 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) XSLT
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Kanban
2 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) BDD
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Deployment
3 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Coaching
4 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) Python
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CBAP
1 1 (5.88%) IIBA
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Perforce