The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 29 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 17 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.91% 0.46% -
As % of the Development Applications category 36.17% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
JIRA
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
47 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 13.58% 8.76% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 4
Average daily rate £475 £356 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +23.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £309 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) RESTful
3 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
3 14 (73.68%) HTML5
3 14 (73.68%) Mustache
3 14 (73.68%) Underscore.js
3 14 (73.68%) Handlebars
3 14 (73.68%) Ajax
3 14 (73.68%) jQuery
3 14 (73.68%) Unit Testing
3 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 14 (73.68%) CSS
3 14 (73.68%) HTML
4 13 (68.42%) MVC
4 13 (68.42%) SOAP
4 13 (68.42%) XML
4 13 (68.42%) JSON
4 13 (68.42%) Web Design
4 13 (68.42%) D3.js
4 13 (68.42%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (57.89%) BC Cleared
5 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
6 10 (52.63%) Front End Development
6 10 (52.63%) Java
7 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
8 3 (15.79%) Confluence
8 3 (15.79%) High Availability

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 (15.79%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Broadband
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (36.84%) HTML CSS Developer
3 7 (36.84%) HTML Developer
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) RESTful
2 14 (73.68%) Ajax
2 14 (73.68%) CSS
2 14 (73.68%) Handlebars
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) HTML5
2 14 (73.68%) jQuery
2 14 (73.68%) Mustache
2 14 (73.68%) Underscore.js
3 13 (68.42%) D3.js
3 13 (68.42%) JSON
3 13 (68.42%) SOAP
3 13 (68.42%) XML
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (73.68%) Unit Testing
3 13 (68.42%) MVC
3 13 (68.42%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (68.42%) Web Design
4 10 (52.63%) Front End Development
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) High Availability
7 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.26%) BDD
7 1 (5.26%) BPMN
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Case Management
7 1 (5.26%) eTOM
7 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) BC Cleared
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Atlassian