The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 15 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.39% 3.13% 2.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £313 £275 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +5.26%
JIRA
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Development Applications Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.94% 9.38% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £318 £345 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% +4.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

JIRA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (75.00%) Appium
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) AccuRev
4 2 (25.00%) iPad
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (25.00%) iOS SDK
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Back Office
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Appium
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) AccuRev
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer in Test
3 1 (12.50%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
1 2 (25.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java