The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 43 90 85
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 84 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.13% 0.85% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.34% 6.52% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 10 10
Average daily rate £425 £286 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.47% -19.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £190 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £361 £390
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
Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
376 230 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.49% 13.02% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 164 114
Average daily rate £425 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £425 £416
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 West Yorkshire

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the West Yorkshire region.

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +32 59 £425 +45.29% 10
Bradford +7 1 £300 +26.31%
Wakefield - 1 £600 -
JIRA
Yorkshire

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 101 (80.16%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (59.52%) Java
3 74 (58.73%) Jenkins
4 69 (54.76%) Confluence
5 59 (46.83%) Maven
6 54 (42.86%) DevOps
7 51 (40.48%) Puppet
8 50 (39.68%) Git (software)
9 49 (38.89%) Selenium
10 45 (35.71%) SonarQube
11 40 (31.75%) Linux
12 36 (28.57%) Security Cleared
13 33 (26.19%) SC Cleared
14 30 (23.81%) Python
14 30 (23.81%) Scrum
15 29 (23.02%) Ruby
16 28 (22.22%) JUnit
17 25 (19.84%) JavaScript
17 25 (19.84%) Atlassian
17 25 (19.84%) Bash Shell
18 24 (19.05%) Sonatype Nexus
18 24 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
18 24 (19.05%) SOA
19 23 (18.25%) Perl
19 23 (18.25%) Test Automation
19 23 (18.25%) Data Protection
19 23 (18.25%) Microservices
19 23 (18.25%) yum
20 22 (17.46%) Mocha
20 22 (17.46%) OpenStack

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 69 (54.76%) Confluence
2 22 (17.46%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.38%) Node.js
4 2 (1.59%) Apache
4 2 (1.59%) Moodle
5 1 (0.79%) Drupal
5 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.79%) JBoss
5 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 24 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.59%) GitHub
2 2 (1.59%) PaaS
3 1 (0.79%) IaaS
3 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) SNMP
2 2 (1.59%) BGP
2 2 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (1.59%) EIGRP
2 2 (1.59%) Firewall
2 2 (1.59%) FWSM
2 2 (1.59%) HSRP
2 2 (1.59%) HTTP
2 2 (1.59%) Internet
2 2 (1.59%) LAN
2 2 (1.59%) MPLS
2 2 (1.59%) OSPF
2 2 (1.59%) SAN
2 2 (1.59%) VPN
2 2 (1.59%) VRRP
2 2 (1.59%) WAN
3 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.97%) MySQL
3 4 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.38%) Redis
4 3 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.59%) Informix
5 2 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.59%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 74 (58.73%) Jenkins
2 59 (46.83%) Maven
3 50 (39.68%) Git (software)
4 49 (38.89%) Selenium
5 45 (35.71%) SonarQube
6 28 (22.22%) JUnit
7 24 (19.05%) Sonatype Nexus
8 22 (17.46%) Appium
8 22 (17.46%) Liquibase
8 22 (17.46%) Mocha
9 21 (16.67%) Cucumber
10 16 (12.70%) JMeter
11 15 (11.90%) LoadRunner
12 12 (9.52%) Ant
13 11 (8.73%) HP UFT
14 9 (7.14%) Visual Studio
15 8 (6.35%) SoapUI
16 6 (4.76%) SilkPerformer
16 6 (4.76%) Subversion
16 6 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (7.94%) Finance
2 2 (1.59%) Games
2 2 (1.59%) Legal
2 2 (1.59%) Retail
3 1 (0.79%) Banking
3 1 (0.79%) Marketing
3 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (22.22%) Developer
2 25 (19.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (17.46%) Analyst
3 22 (17.46%) Architect
4 20 (15.87%) Test Analyst
5 18 (14.29%) DevOps Architect
6 16 (12.70%) Tester
7 12 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
8 10 (7.94%) Java Developer
8 10 (7.94%) Test Leader
9 7 (5.56%) Automation Tester
9 7 (5.56%) Test Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) Agile Tester
10 6 (4.76%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (4.76%) Performance Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) Performance Test Analyst
10 6 (4.76%) QA Analyst
10 6 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
10 6 (4.76%) QA Test Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.11%) Spring
2 13 (10.32%) Hibernate
3 11 (8.73%) .NET
4 10 (7.94%) YAML
5 8 (6.35%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.97%) HTML
7 4 (3.17%) JSON
8 3 (2.38%) CSS
8 3 (2.38%) Web Services
9 2 (1.59%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (1.59%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.59%) HTML5
9 2 (1.59%) J2EE
9 2 (1.59%) LAMP
9 2 (1.59%) Middleware
9 2 (1.59%) OAuth
9 2 (1.59%) OAuth2
9 2 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.59%) RESTful
9 2 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.94%) PKI
2 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.38%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.59%) Clustering
4 2 (1.59%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.59%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.79%) CESG
5 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.79%) EPoS
5 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.79%) iPad
5 1 (0.79%) PMI
5 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (31.75%) Linux
2 16 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (12.70%) Windows
3 13 (10.32%) CentOS
3 13 (10.32%) Ubuntu
4 10 (7.94%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.79%) Fedora
6 1 (0.79%) Unix
6 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (80.16%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (42.86%) DevOps
3 30 (23.81%) Scrum
4 24 (19.05%) SOA
5 23 (18.25%) Data Protection
5 23 (18.25%) Microservices
5 23 (18.25%) Test Automation
6 22 (17.46%) Continuous Delivery
7 19 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
9 17 (13.49%) Functional Testing
10 15 (11.90%) Build Automation
10 15 (11.90%) TDD
11 13 (10.32%) Configuration Management
12 11 (8.73%) Test Strategy
13 10 (7.94%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (7.94%) Open Source
13 10 (7.94%) SDLC
13 10 (7.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 9 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 75 (59.52%) Java
2 30 (23.81%) Python
3 29 (23.02%) Ruby
4 25 (19.84%) Bash Shell
4 25 (19.84%) JavaScript
5 23 (18.25%) Perl
6 19 (15.08%) C#
7 12 (9.52%) Shell Script
7 12 (9.52%) SQL
8 9 (7.14%) C
9 6 (4.76%) CoffeeScript
9 6 (4.76%) Scala
9 6 (4.76%) VBA
9 6 (4.76%) VBScript
10 3 (2.38%) PHP
10 3 (2.38%) R
11 1 (0.79%) ES6
11 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 33 (26.19%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.14%) ISEB
4 8 (6.35%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.59%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.79%) CCIE
6 1 (0.79%) CCNP
6 1 (0.79%) CCSP
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.79%) CISSP
6 1 (0.79%) Degree
6 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.08%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.79%) GPG13
3 1 (0.79%) WAI
3 1 (0.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (17.46%) vSphere
2 15 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.32%) Docker
4 2 (1.59%) vCloud
4 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 51 (40.48%) Puppet
2 23 (18.25%) yum
3 22 (17.46%) Bareos
4 12 (9.52%) Ansible
5 4 (3.17%) logstash
6 2 (1.59%) Cacti
6 2 (1.59%) Graphite
6 2 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.59%) Nagios
6 2 (1.59%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.59%) Opsview
6 2 (1.59%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.79%) Piwik
Vendors
1 25 (19.84%) Atlassian
2 15 (11.90%) VMware
3 14 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 13 (10.32%) HP
5 9 (7.14%) Oracle
6 7 (5.56%) Dynatrace
6 7 (5.56%) IBM
6 7 (5.56%) New Relic
7 6 (4.76%) AppDynamics
8 5 (3.97%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.38%) Apigee
10 2 (1.59%) Cisco
10 2 (1.59%) Citrix
10 2 (1.59%) F5
10 2 (1.59%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.59%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.59%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.59%) Splunk
10 2 (1.59%) Veritas
11 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
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