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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 32 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.42% 1.10% 1.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 11.76% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£330 £225 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +125.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
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
32 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.35% 9.39% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 8
Average daily rate £425 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £210 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £338 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 31 July 2015.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) Docker

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) Jetty
2 1 (20.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DMZ
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Artifactory
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) PVCS
4 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (20.00%) MSI
4 1 (20.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
4 1 (20.00%) Hudson
4 1 (20.00%) Gerrit
4 1 (20.00%) FishEye
4 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (20.00%) Gradle
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) Symfony
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (20.00%) Kafka
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Tandem
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Code Coverage
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Go
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) Percona
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
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