The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 49 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.57% 0.32% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.48% 2.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
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 £41.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
JIRA
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
108 40 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.27% 12.78% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 32 21
Median daily rate £413 £400 £302
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +32.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £493 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 10 (71.43%) DevOps
3 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 9 (64.29%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) RESTful
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) Confluence
6 6 (42.86%) Maven
6 6 (42.86%) Release Management
6 6 (42.86%) Groovy
6 6 (42.86%) MySQL
6 6 (42.86%) PHP
6 6 (42.86%) Unix
6 6 (42.86%) JBoss
6 6 (42.86%) Apache
6 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
6 6 (42.86%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (42.86%) GitHub
7 5 (35.71%) Puppet
7 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
8 4 (28.57%) MSI
8 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
8 4 (28.57%) Code Coverage
8 4 (28.57%) LAMP
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) JUnit

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 7 (50.00%) Confluence
2 6 (42.86%) Apache
2 6 (42.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (42.86%) JBoss
2 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Solr
4 1 (7.14%) CloudStack
4 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) GitHub
2 4 (28.57%) IaaS
2 4 (28.57%) PaaS
2 4 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Jackrabbit
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (42.86%) Maven
4 4 (28.57%) JUnit
4 4 (28.57%) MSI
4 4 (28.57%) Selenium
4 4 (28.57%) Subversion
4 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (14.29%) Liquibase
5 2 (14.29%) Mockito
5 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (14.29%) Ajax
3 2 (14.29%) CakePHP
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
3 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) REST
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (71.43%) DevOps
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Release Management
4 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
5 4 (28.57%) Code Coverage
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) BDD
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban
7 2 (14.29%) MVC
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) OOP
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Coaching
8 1 (7.14%) Scrum
8 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Groovy
2 6 (42.86%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) Perl
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.14%) Go
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat