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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 89 82 68
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing JIRA 29 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.28% 0.84% 2.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.34% 6.48% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 19
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£370 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +6.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
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
395 216 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.42% 12.92% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 133 148
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £178 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 12
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £31.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £30.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -9 27 £360 -0.68% 10
JIRA
Yorkshire

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (37.21%) MySQL
3 16 (37.21%) Confluence
4 15 (34.88%) Java
5 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
6 13 (30.23%) Apache
6 13 (30.23%) Finance
7 12 (27.91%) Spring
7 12 (27.91%) HTML
8 11 (25.58%) SQL
9 10 (23.26%) Linux
10 9 (20.93%) CSS
10 9 (20.93%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (20.93%) HTML5
10 9 (20.93%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
10 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (20.93%) Vagrant
10 9 (20.93%) logstash
11 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
11 8 (18.60%) Docker
11 8 (18.60%) SDLC
11 8 (18.60%) Apache Camel
11 8 (18.60%) Node.js
11 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
11 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (18.60%) VMware
11 8 (18.60%) UML
11 8 (18.60%) PHP

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (37.21%) Confluence
2 13 (30.23%) Apache
3 8 (18.60%) Node.js
4 7 (16.28%) Tomcat
5 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
6 4 (9.30%) GlassFish
7 3 (6.98%) CICS
8 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.33%) SAS
8 1 (2.33%) Apache Pig
8 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
1 1 (2.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) SAN
1 7 (16.28%) Firewall
1 7 (16.28%) NAS
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) MySQL
2 7 (16.28%) Informix
2 7 (16.28%) RDBMS
2 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.98%) Adabas
4 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Redis
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
1 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.63%) JUnit
3 4 (9.30%) Zephyr
4 3 (6.98%) Maven
5 2 (4.65%) Selenium
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.33%) TestPartner
6 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.33%) FishEye
6 1 (2.33%) Gradle
6 1 (2.33%) Ant
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 6 (13.95%) Analyst
2 6 (13.95%) Test Manager
2 6 (13.95%) Senior UNIX Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) UNIX Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Tester
5 3 (6.98%) COBOL Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Software Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) UI Developer
6 2 (4.65%) UI Programmer
6 2 (4.65%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) HTML
1 12 (27.91%) Spring
2 9 (20.93%) CSS
2 9 (20.93%) HTML5
2 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
2 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (18.60%) Apache Camel
4 7 (16.28%) Web Services
5 5 (11.63%) XML
5 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
5 5 (11.63%) Grails
6 4 (9.30%) WSDL
6 4 (9.30%) XML Schema
6 4 (9.30%) JAXB
7 3 (6.98%) Java EE
8 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Storage
1 7 (16.28%) IBM XIV
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) W3C
4 3 (6.98%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Equities
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) iSeries
5 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (16.28%) UNIX
4 1 (2.33%) zOS
4 1 (2.33%) Fedora
4 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (20.93%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (20.93%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (18.60%) SDLC
4 8 (18.60%) UML
5 7 (16.28%) TDD
5 7 (16.28%) Automated Testing
5 7 (16.28%) Project Management
5 7 (16.28%) Scrum
5 7 (16.28%) Load Balancing
5 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (16.28%) Build Automation
6 6 (13.95%) Test Management
6 6 (13.95%) Kanban
6 6 (13.95%) ETL
7 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
7 5 (11.63%) RUP
7 5 (11.63%) Test Strategy
8 4 (9.30%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) Java
2 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.58%) SQL
4 8 (18.60%) PHP
5 4 (9.30%) Perl
5 4 (9.30%) Python
6 3 (6.98%) COBOL
6 3 (6.98%) JCL
7 2 (4.65%) Groovy
7 2 (4.65%) NATURAL
8 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) Scala
8 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.33%) R
8 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) ISEB
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Docker
2 7 (16.28%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Vagrant
1 9 (20.93%) logstash
2 7 (16.28%) Salt
2 7 (16.28%) Opsview
2 7 (16.28%) Graphite
2 7 (16.28%) Nagios
2 7 (16.28%) NetBackup
2 7 (16.28%) Cacti
2 7 (16.28%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.33%) yum
4 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
1 8 (18.60%) VMware
2 7 (16.28%) Veritas
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco
2 7 (16.28%) IBM
2 7 (16.28%) SolarWinds
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle
4 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.30%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.65%) Citrix
7 1 (2.33%) Splunk
7 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.33%) SaltStack
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 27 days ago