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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 36 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.84% 0.53% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.00% 5.41% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£275 - £230
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +137.50%
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
25 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.02% 9.76% 10.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 17
Average daily rate £275 £325 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +32.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £264 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £525 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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
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 29 August 2014. 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
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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 +9 2 £275 - 7
Doncaster - - - -
JIRA
Yorkshire

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Hyperic
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) PuTTY
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
1 1 (16.67%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) Toad
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) CMMI
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (16.67%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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