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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 38 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing JIRA 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.50% 0.72% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.50% 7.14% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £525 £450 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +100.00%
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 £28.75 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +5.26%
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
80 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.05% 10.04% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 18 12
Median daily rate £425 £450 £277
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +62.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £375
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 £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
1 9 (69.23%) Confluence
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Unix
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Release Management
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) Groovy
3 7 (53.85%) RESTful
3 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
3 7 (53.85%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (53.85%) DevOps
3 7 (53.85%) GitHub
4 4 (30.77%) QRadar
4 4 (30.77%) RSA Archer
4 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Intel Security
5 3 (23.08%) Information Security
5 3 (23.08%) Trend Micro
5 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
6 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (15.38%) Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.69%) SLA
7 1 (7.69%) Informatica
7 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management

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 9 (69.23%) Confluence
2 7 (53.85%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Pig
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.69%) CloudStack
3 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Data Lake
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.69%) HBase
1 1 (7.69%) OLAP
1 1 (7.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) REST
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Unix
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
1 7 (53.85%) Release Management
2 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Security
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Groovy
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Go
3 1 (7.69%) HiveQL
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (30.77%) QRadar
1 4 (30.77%) RSA Archer
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Intel Security
2 3 (23.08%) Trend Micro
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica
3 1 (7.69%) SAP