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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 91 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 12 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.71% 1.12% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.31% 9.55% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 11
Average daily rate
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£249 £351 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.02% +6.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £246 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £386 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +47.72%
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
226 178 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.40% 11.72% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 101 87
Average daily rate £325 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £4.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 January 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 January 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 -17 8 £293 -16.54% 7
Wakefield - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
JIRA
Yorkshire

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) ISEB
4 4 (21.05%) Selenium
4 4 (21.05%) Test Management
4 4 (21.05%) Android
5 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
5 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
5 3 (15.79%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) Maven
5 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Web Services
5 3 (15.79%) DSDM
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) UNIX
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Subversion
6 2 (10.53%) Streaming Video
6 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
6 2 (10.53%) CMMI
6 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Bugzilla
6 2 (10.53%) Games
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Management Information System

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (10.53%) uiautomator
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) PuTTY
1 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
1 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Maven
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Bugzilla
3 2 (10.53%) Appium
3 2 (10.53%) Calabash
3 2 (10.53%) eggPlant
3 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 2 (10.53%) Hudson
4 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (10.53%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Release Manager
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) JDBC
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) XSLT
2 2 (10.53%) JPA
2 2 (10.53%) Android SDK
2 2 (10.53%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) WCF
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Streaming Video
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
1 2 (10.53%) Online Games
2 1 (5.26%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) Test Management
4 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) DSDM
5 2 (10.53%) CMMI
5 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
5 2 (10.53%) User Stories
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Web Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
6 1 (5.26%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) COBIT
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Perforce
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