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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 100 77 64
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -13
Contract jobs citing JIRA 14 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.76% 1.50% 1.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.00% 11.47% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 15
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £214 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £403 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +150.00%
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
280 218 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.17% 13.05% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 133 63
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.15 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +3.10%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
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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 -19 13 £344 -1.78% 4
JIRA
Yorkshire

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
4 6 (26.09%) Subversion
4 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) Selenium
5 5 (21.74%) Python
5 5 (21.74%) Java
5 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
6 4 (17.39%) Perl
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
6 4 (17.39%) OOP
6 4 (17.39%) ISEB
6 4 (17.39%) Release Management
6 4 (17.39%) Test Management
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) Android
6 4 (17.39%) Maven
7 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Web Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Hudson
7 3 (13.04%) Linux
7 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.04%) .NET
8 2 (8.70%) MySQL
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle
8 2 (8.70%) JavaScript

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.70%) uiautomator
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Bluetooth
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.35%) SSH
1 1 (4.35%) NAS
1 1 (4.35%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) Informix
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 6 (26.09%) Subversion
2 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
3 5 (21.74%) Selenium
4 4 (17.39%) Maven
5 3 (13.04%) Hudson
6 2 (8.70%) Calabash
6 2 (8.70%) eggPlant
6 2 (8.70%) Appium
6 2 (8.70%) Bugzilla
6 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (8.70%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Test Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Release Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) Android SDK
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) WinForms
3 1 (4.35%) WCF
3 1 (4.35%) WPF
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Streaming Video
1 2 (8.70%) Online Games
1 2 (8.70%) Data Extraction
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) IBM XIV
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Android
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Scrum
3 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
4 4 (17.39%) OOP
4 4 (17.39%) Release Management
4 4 (17.39%) Test Management
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Web Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) User Stories
6 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 2 (8.70%) CMMI
7 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.35%) ITSM
7 1 (4.35%) MVC
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) Python
4 4 (17.39%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) COBIT
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Salt
2 1 (4.35%) Opsview
2 1 (4.35%) Graphite
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) Cacti
2 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Perforce
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Veritas
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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