The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Stockport region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -57.50%
Development Applications Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 21.88% 7.69% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
JIRA
Manchester

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

JIRA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA