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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.59% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 22.73% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
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
44 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 11.40% 7.11% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 6
Average daily rate £378 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.13% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £224 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

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 30 April 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) RESTful
3 15 (71.43%) Git (software)
4 14 (66.67%) jQuery
4 14 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (66.67%) HTML5
4 14 (66.67%) Underscore.js
4 14 (66.67%) Ajax
4 14 (66.67%) HTML
4 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (66.67%) CSS
4 14 (66.67%) Mustache
4 14 (66.67%) Handlebars
5 13 (61.90%) D3.js
5 13 (61.90%) MVC
5 13 (61.90%) SOAP
5 13 (61.90%) XML
5 13 (61.90%) JSON
5 13 (61.90%) Web Design
5 13 (61.90%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (52.38%) BC Cleared
6 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
7 10 (47.62%) Java
7 10 (47.62%) Front End Development
8 6 (28.57%) Web Development
9 5 (23.81%) Scrum
10 4 (19.05%) Atlassian
10 4 (19.05%) Confluence
11 3 (14.29%) High Availability

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 4 (19.05%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Magnolia
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Broadband
1 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) NuGet
2 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 7 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 7 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) RESTful
2 14 (66.67%) Ajax
2 14 (66.67%) CSS
2 14 (66.67%) Handlebars
2 14 (66.67%) HTML
2 14 (66.67%) HTML5
2 14 (66.67%) jQuery
2 14 (66.67%) Mustache
2 14 (66.67%) Underscore.js
3 13 (61.90%) D3.js
3 13 (61.90%) JSON
3 13 (61.90%) SOAP
3 13 (61.90%) XML
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 13 (61.90%) MVC
3 13 (61.90%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (61.90%) Web Design
4 10 (47.62%) Front End Development
5 6 (28.57%) Web Development
6 5 (23.81%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) High Availability
8 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
8 1 (4.76%) BPMN
8 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) eTOM
8 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Open Source
8 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) BC Cleared
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft