The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.63% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
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
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 South Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
78 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.92% 8.50% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 16 11
Average daily rate £450 £340 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £316 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £540 £420
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 South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 7 £425 - 3
JIRA
Yorkshire

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) Selenium
3 17 (65.38%) Jenkins
4 14 (53.85%) Confluence
4 14 (53.85%) Cucumber
4 14 (53.85%) Linux
5 13 (50.00%) Windows
5 13 (50.00%) HP UFT
5 13 (50.00%) JMeter
5 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 12 (46.15%) LoadRunner
7 11 (42.31%) HP
8 10 (38.46%) SNMP
8 10 (38.46%) QA
8 10 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (34.62%) PKI
9 9 (34.62%) MySQL
9 9 (34.62%) Mac OS X
9 9 (34.62%) Functional Testing
9 9 (34.62%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (30.77%) Apache
10 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
11 7 (26.92%) JBoss
11 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
11 7 (26.92%) PHP
11 7 (26.92%) Maven
12 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
13 5 (19.23%) DevOps

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (53.85%) Confluence
2 8 (30.77%) Apache
2 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 7 (26.92%) JBoss
4 3 (11.54%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.85%) Jetty
5 1 (3.85%) nginx
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) IaaS
1 4 (15.38%) PaaS
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) SNMP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) IMAP
2 1 (3.85%) IPsec
2 1 (3.85%) OpenVPN
2 1 (3.85%) SMTP
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.54%) Big Data
3 3 (11.54%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (3.85%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Selenium
2 17 (65.38%) Jenkins
3 14 (53.85%) Cucumber
4 13 (50.00%) HP UFT
4 13 (50.00%) JMeter
5 12 (46.15%) LoadRunner
6 7 (26.92%) Maven
7 5 (19.23%) Subversion
8 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
8 4 (15.38%) JUnit
8 4 (15.38%) MSI
8 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
9 3 (11.54%) Liquibase
9 3 (11.54%) Mockito
9 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
10 1 (3.85%) JConsole
10 1 (3.85%) JProfiler
10 1 (3.85%) VisualVM
10 1 (3.85%) YourKit
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Test Leader
2 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Data Scientist
5 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Manager
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) LAMP
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) Ajax
2 3 (11.54%) CakePHP
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
2 3 (11.54%) CSS3
2 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) HTML5
2 3 (11.54%) JSON
2 3 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (11.54%) RESTful
2 3 (11.54%) Spring
3 2 (7.69%) Velocity
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.85%) Java EE
4 1 (3.85%) JMS
4 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) PKI
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (34.62%) Mac OS X
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.85%) CentOS
6 1 (3.85%) Debian
6 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (34.62%) Functional Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
7 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
7 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (19.23%) DevOps
8 4 (15.38%) BDD
8 4 (15.38%) Code Coverage
8 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (15.38%) ITIL
8 4 (15.38%) Open Source
9 3 (11.54%) Analytics
9 3 (11.54%) Kanban
9 3 (11.54%) OOP
9 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
1 7 (26.92%) PHP
2 5 (19.23%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) Perl
2 5 (19.23%) Python
3 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) R
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) C
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) QA
2 3 (11.54%) Data Quality
3 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
1 1 (3.85%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (3.85%) NFS
1 1 (3.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Puppet
2 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Cacti
3 1 (3.85%) Cobbler
3 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.85%) logstash
3 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) HP
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) SaltStack