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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 63 104 81
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -23
Contract jobs citing JIRA 60 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.92% 0.69% 1.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.09% 4.44% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 5 16
Average daily rate £425 £338 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £243 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £365 £450
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
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
351 315 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.09% 15.42% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 205 165
Average daily rate £425 £363 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +11.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +42 54 £423 +25.18% 18
JIRA
Yorkshire

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 115 (83.94%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (62.04%) Java
3 84 (61.31%) Jenkins
4 69 (50.36%) Maven
5 68 (49.64%) Puppet
6 65 (47.45%) Confluence
7 64 (46.72%) Git (software)
8 60 (43.80%) Linux
9 57 (41.61%) Selenium
10 54 (39.42%) DevOps
11 44 (32.12%) SonarQube
12 40 (29.20%) Scrum
13 38 (27.74%) Ruby
14 33 (24.09%) Python
14 33 (24.09%) SOA
14 33 (24.09%) Microservices
15 31 (22.63%) Atlassian
15 31 (22.63%) Amazon AWS
15 31 (22.63%) Security Cleared
16 30 (21.90%) Bash Shell
16 30 (21.90%) Docker
17 29 (21.17%) Appium
18 28 (20.44%) SC Cleared
19 27 (19.71%) vSphere
19 27 (19.71%) Mocha
19 27 (19.71%) OpenStack
20 25 (18.25%) Spring
20 25 (18.25%) Perl
21 23 (16.79%) TDD
21 23 (16.79%) Continuous Integration

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 65 (47.45%) Confluence
2 27 (19.71%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.19%) Apache
4 2 (1.46%) Moodle
4 2 (1.46%) Node.js
4 2 (1.46%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.73%) Drupal
5 1 (0.73%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.46%) MS Office
1 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.73%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 31 (22.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.92%) Office 365
3 2 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.73%) GitHub
4 1 (0.73%) IaaS
4 1 (0.73%) PaaS
4 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.11%) SNMP
2 3 (2.19%) SAN
3 2 (1.46%) BGP
3 2 (1.46%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.46%) DNS
3 2 (1.46%) EIGRP
3 2 (1.46%) Firewall
3 2 (1.46%) FWSM
3 2 (1.46%) HSRP
3 2 (1.46%) Internet
3 2 (1.46%) MPLS
3 2 (1.46%) OSPF
3 2 (1.46%) VPN
3 2 (1.46%) VRRP
4 1 (0.73%) LAN
4 1 (0.73%) NAS
4 1 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.11%) MongoDB
2 6 (4.38%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.65%) MySQL
3 5 (3.65%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.19%) Big Data
4 3 (2.19%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.19%) Informix
5 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.46%) Redis
Development Applications
1 84 (61.31%) Jenkins
2 69 (50.36%) Maven
3 64 (46.72%) Git (software)
4 57 (41.61%) Selenium
5 44 (32.12%) SonarQube
6 29 (21.17%) Appium
7 27 (19.71%) Mocha
8 23 (16.79%) Cucumber
9 20 (14.60%) JUnit
10 19 (13.87%) Sonatype Nexus
11 17 (12.41%) Liquibase
12 15 (10.95%) Ant
13 13 (9.49%) JMeter
14 12 (8.76%) LoadRunner
15 10 (7.30%) WebDriver
16 9 (6.57%) Subversion
16 9 (6.57%) Visual Studio
17 8 (5.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 7 (5.11%) HP UFT
18 7 (5.11%) Hudson
General
1 7 (5.11%) Finance
1 7 (5.11%) Retail
2 4 (2.92%) Games
3 3 (2.19%) Online Betting
4 1 (0.73%) Banking
4 1 (0.73%) Legal
4 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (22.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (21.17%) Developer
3 23 (16.79%) Architect
4 18 (13.14%) Tester
5 16 (11.68%) Operations Engineer
6 15 (10.95%) Analyst
7 14 (10.22%) Test Analyst
8 13 (9.49%) DevOps Architect
9 9 (6.57%) Delivery Manager
9 9 (6.57%) Java Developer
9 9 (6.57%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.84%) Automation Tester
10 8 (5.84%) QA Analyst
10 8 (5.84%) QA Test Analyst
10 8 (5.84%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (5.11%) Digital Delivery Manager
11 7 (5.11%) Technical Leader
11 7 (5.11%) Test Leader
12 6 (4.38%) QA Test Engineer
12 6 (4.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.25%) Spring
2 17 (12.41%) RESTful
3 13 (9.49%) Spring Boot
4 11 (8.03%) .NET
4 11 (8.03%) YAML
5 8 (5.84%) Hibernate
6 7 (5.11%) AngularJS
6 7 (5.11%) HTML
7 5 (3.65%) JSON
8 4 (2.92%) HTML5
9 3 (2.19%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (2.19%) Django
9 3 (2.19%) LAMP
9 3 (2.19%) Play Framework
9 3 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (1.46%) CSS
10 2 (1.46%) J2EE
10 2 (1.46%) jQuery
10 2 (1.46%) Middleware
10 2 (1.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.30%) Wiki
2 7 (5.11%) PKI
3 4 (2.92%) User Experience
4 3 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.19%) Clustering
4 3 (2.19%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.46%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.46%) Social Media
5 2 (1.46%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.73%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.73%) EPoS
6 1 (0.73%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.73%) iPad
6 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.73%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 60 (43.80%) Linux
2 21 (15.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (13.87%) Windows
4 16 (11.68%) CentOS
4 16 (11.68%) Ubuntu
5 7 (5.11%) Mac OS X
6 5 (3.65%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.19%) Android
8 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.73%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (83.94%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (39.42%) DevOps
3 40 (29.20%) Scrum
4 33 (24.09%) Microservices
4 33 (24.09%) SOA
5 23 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (16.79%) TDD
6 20 (14.60%) Test Automation
7 19 (13.87%) Build Automation
7 19 (13.87%) Non-Functional Testing
7 19 (13.87%) Service Design
8 18 (13.14%) Data Protection
9 17 (12.41%) Configuration Management
10 16 (11.68%) Functional Testing
11 15 (10.95%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (9.49%) BDD
13 11 (8.03%) Coaching
13 11 (8.03%) Open Source
14 10 (7.30%) Test Strategy
14 10 (7.30%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 85 (62.04%) Java
2 38 (27.74%) Ruby
3 33 (24.09%) Python
4 30 (21.90%) Bash Shell
5 25 (18.25%) Perl
6 20 (14.60%) JavaScript
7 18 (13.14%) C#
8 14 (10.22%) Shell Script
9 9 (6.57%) Scala
10 7 (5.11%) C
11 6 (4.38%) CoffeeScript
11 6 (4.38%) VBA
11 6 (4.38%) VBScript
12 4 (2.92%) PHP
12 4 (2.92%) SQL
13 2 (1.46%) Groovy
13 2 (1.46%) R
14 1 (0.73%) ES6
14 1 (0.73%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (22.63%) Security Cleared
2 28 (20.44%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.84%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (4.38%) ISEB
4 6 (4.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.19%) Degree
6 2 (1.46%) CCIE
6 2 (1.46%) CCNP
6 2 (1.46%) CCSP
6 2 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.46%) CISSP
6 2 (1.46%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.73%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.73%) CCDE
7 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.33%) QA
2 5 (3.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (21.90%) Docker
2 27 (19.71%) vSphere
3 19 (13.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.46%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.46%) vCloud
4 2 (1.46%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 68 (49.64%) Puppet
2 17 (12.41%) Ansible
2 17 (12.41%) Bareos
2 17 (12.41%) yum
3 10 (7.30%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.92%) logstash
5 3 (2.19%) Cacti
5 3 (2.19%) Graphite
5 3 (2.19%) Nagios
5 3 (2.19%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.19%) Opsview
5 3 (2.19%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.73%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.73%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (22.63%) Atlassian
2 20 (14.60%) VMware
3 16 (11.68%) Red Hat
4 10 (7.30%) HP
5 8 (5.84%) IBM
5 8 (5.84%) Oracle
6 7 (5.11%) Dynatrace
6 7 (5.11%) New Relic
6 7 (5.11%) ServiceNow
7 6 (4.38%) AppDynamics
8 4 (2.92%) CA
8 4 (2.92%) Splunk
8 4 (2.92%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.19%) Cisco
9 3 (2.19%) Dell
9 3 (2.19%) F5
9 3 (2.19%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.19%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.19%) Veritas
10 2 (1.46%) Brocade
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