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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 17 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.30% 10.53% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.53% 80.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £283 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.89% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
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
19 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 21.84% 13.16% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 1
Median daily rate £325 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Appium
2 1 (33.33%) 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Appium
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft