The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 32 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.20% 0.77% 3.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.44% 11.11% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +47.72%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Development Applications Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
45 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 27.11% 6.92% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 4 10
Average daily rate £450 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Peterborough region.

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

JIRA
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (100.00%) ATM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ATM
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
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