The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.73% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
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
71 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.53% 6.09% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 6 9
Average daily rate £450 £500 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +72.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (72.00%) Selenium
3 17 (68.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (56.00%) Confluence
4 14 (56.00%) Cucumber
4 14 (56.00%) Linux
5 13 (52.00%) Windows
5 13 (52.00%) HP UFT
5 13 (52.00%) JMeter
5 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
6 12 (48.00%) LoadRunner
7 11 (44.00%) HP
8 10 (40.00%) SNMP
8 10 (40.00%) QA
8 10 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (36.00%) PKI
9 9 (36.00%) MySQL
9 9 (36.00%) Mac OS X
9 9 (36.00%) Functional Testing
9 9 (36.00%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (32.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (32.00%) Apache
10 8 (32.00%) Tomcat
11 7 (28.00%) JBoss
11 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (28.00%) PHP
11 7 (28.00%) Maven
12 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (24.00%) Test Strategy
13 5 (20.00%) DevOps

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (56.00%) Confluence
2 8 (32.00%) Apache
2 8 (32.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (28.00%) JBoss
4 3 (12.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.00%) Jetty
5 1 (4.00%) nginx
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) IaaS
1 4 (16.00%) PaaS
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) SNMP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) IMAP
2 1 (4.00%) IPsec
2 1 (4.00%) OpenVPN
2 1 (4.00%) SMTP
2 1 (4.00%) SSL
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (12.00%) Big Data
3 3 (12.00%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
4 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Selenium
2 17 (68.00%) Jenkins
3 14 (56.00%) Cucumber
4 13 (52.00%) HP UFT
4 13 (52.00%) JMeter
5 12 (48.00%) LoadRunner
6 7 (28.00%) Maven
7 5 (20.00%) Subversion
8 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (16.00%) JUnit
8 4 (16.00%) MSI
8 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
9 3 (12.00%) Liquibase
9 3 (12.00%) Mockito
9 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
10 1 (4.00%) JConsole
10 1 (4.00%) JProfiler
10 1 (4.00%) VisualVM
10 1 (4.00%) YourKit
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Test Leader
2 5 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Data Scientist
5 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) LAMP
1 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) Ajax
2 3 (12.00%) CakePHP
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 3 (12.00%) CSS3
2 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) HTML5
2 3 (12.00%) JSON
2 3 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (12.00%) RESTful
2 3 (12.00%) Spring
3 2 (8.00%) Velocity
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.00%) Java EE
4 1 (4.00%) JMS
4 1 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) PKI
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 9 (36.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Debian
6 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (36.00%) Functional Testing
4 9 (36.00%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (32.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (24.00%) Test Strategy
7 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.00%) DevOps
8 4 (16.00%) BDD
8 4 (16.00%) Code Coverage
8 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) Open Source
9 3 (12.00%) Analytics
9 3 (12.00%) Kanban
9 3 (12.00%) OOP
9 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (28.00%) PHP
2 5 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) Perl
2 5 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) R
5 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) QA
2 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (4.00%) NFS
1 1 (4.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Cacti
3 1 (4.00%) Cobbler
3 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.00%) logstash
3 1 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) HP
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) Dell
3 1 (4.00%) SaltStack