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 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 32 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 18 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.58% 1.87% -
As % of the Development Applications category 19.57% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
Median daily rate £496 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.67%
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 Sheffield region.

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
92 72 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.41% 16.82% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 4
Median daily rate £450 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £510
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 £42.00 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.47% +12.97%

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 24 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 27 (62.79%) Confluence
2 25 (58.14%) Jenkins
3 23 (53.49%) DevOps
3 23 (53.49%) Git (software)
4 15 (34.88%) GitHub
4 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (30.23%) Configuration Management
5 13 (30.23%) Ansible
6 12 (27.91%) SQL
7 11 (25.58%) XML
7 11 (25.58%) Puppet
8 10 (23.26%) Maven
8 10 (23.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (20.93%) Vagrant
9 9 (20.93%) Selenium
9 9 (20.93%) Unix
9 9 (20.93%) Banking
10 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
10 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (18.60%) SDLC
11 7 (16.28%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (16.28%) Big Data
11 7 (16.28%) Salt
11 7 (16.28%) MySQL
11 7 (16.28%) PHP
11 7 (16.28%) Scrum
12 6 (13.95%) CMS
12 6 (13.95%) CSS
12 6 (13.95%) HTML
12 6 (13.95%) Python

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 27 (62.79%) Confluence
2 6 (13.95%) CMS
2 6 (13.95%) WordPress
3 5 (11.63%) Apache Spark
3 5 (11.63%) SAS
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) Liferay
5 1 (2.33%) nginx
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.88%) GitHub
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.33%) CloudFront
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Big Data
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
2 5 (11.63%) Apache Hive
2 5 (11.63%) DataStage
2 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
2 5 (11.63%) HBase
3 4 (9.30%) Data Lake
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.65%) Pentaho
4 2 (4.65%) Spark SQL
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (58.14%) Jenkins
2 23 (53.49%) Git (software)
3 10 (23.26%) Maven
4 9 (20.93%) Selenium
4 9 (20.93%) Vagrant
5 7 (16.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (6.98%) SonarQube
7 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
7 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.33%) Build Forge
8 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.33%) git-flow
8 1 (2.33%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.93%) Banking
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Billing
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Consultant
4 6 (13.95%) PHP Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Big Data Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Data Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Web Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Unix Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (4.65%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) ETL Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Software Development Team Leader
9 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Developer
9 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) XML
2 6 (13.95%) Ajax
2 6 (13.95%) CSS
2 6 (13.95%) HTML
2 6 (13.95%) XHTML
3 3 (6.98%) .NET
3 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.65%) Apache Tez
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.65%) Entity Framework
4 2 (4.65%) jQuery
4 2 (4.65%) LINQ
5 1 (2.33%) JMS
5 1 (2.33%) Middleware
5 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.33%) Software Packaging
5 1 (2.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) Blog
2 1 (2.33%) iSeries
2 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) DevOps
2 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.23%) Configuration Management
4 10 (23.26%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (18.60%) SDLC
6 7 (16.28%) Scrum
7 6 (13.95%) Content Management
7 6 (13.95%) OOP
7 6 (13.95%) TDD
7 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
8 5 (11.63%) ETL
8 5 (11.63%) MapReduce
9 3 (6.98%) MVC
9 3 (6.98%) Software Delivery
9 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.65%) Change Management
10 2 (4.65%) CRM
10 2 (4.65%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.28%) PHP
4 6 (13.95%) PHP 5
4 6 (13.95%) Python
5 4 (9.30%) Perl
6 3 (6.98%) C
6 3 (6.98%) Java
7 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.65%) C#
7 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) CCA
2 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Docker
1 3 (6.98%) HDFS
2 1 (2.33%) Shibboleth
2 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) Ansible
2 11 (25.58%) Puppet
3 7 (16.28%) Salt
4 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Zend
2 5 (11.63%) Ab Initio
2 5 (11.63%) Informatica
3 2 (4.65%) HP
3 2 (4.65%) MuleSoft
3 2 (4.65%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) New Relic
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.33%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.33%) Splunk
4 1 (2.33%) WSO2