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 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 41 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.97% 1.28% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.00% 14.29% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£330 £263 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +162.50%
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
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
50 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.08% 8.95% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 13
Average daily rate £400 £263 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% -26.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £311 £400
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 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -8 4 £330 +46.66% 3
JIRA
Yorkshire

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Puppet
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (37.50%) Confluence
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) JUnit
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) JBoss
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) MSI
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (37.50%) Confluence
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) Drupal
3 1 (12.50%) Jetty
3 1 (12.50%) Alfresco
3 1 (12.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) DMZ
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) Maven
3 3 (37.50%) JUnit
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) MSI
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) Hudson
5 1 (12.50%) Gerrit
5 1 (12.50%) FishEye
5 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
5 1 (12.50%) Gradle
5 1 (12.50%) Ant
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (12.50%) PhantomJS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) Java EE
2 1 (12.50%) Symfony
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (12.50%) Kafka
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Tandem
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Go
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
3 1 (12.50%) HAProxy
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (12.50%) Percona
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £275 - 300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
TRG
Rate: 300-360 Per Day
Posted: 8 days ago