The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 121 95 87
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -8
Contract jobs citing JIRA 15 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 1.06% 1.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.10% 8.50% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 16
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£338 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £214 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £401 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
England

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

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
366 306 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.68% 12.43% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 194 110
Average daily rate £350 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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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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
West Yorkshire -17 14 £338 -3.57% 7
East Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £338 - 2
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
3 7 (25.93%) Scrum
3 7 (25.93%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) C#
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) Subversion
4 6 (22.22%) Maven
5 5 (18.52%) Selenium
5 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
5 5 (18.52%) Python
6 4 (14.81%) OOP
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) Perl
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (14.81%) ISEB
6 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
6 4 (14.81%) Release Management
6 4 (14.81%) Test Management
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.81%) Android
7 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Web Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Hudson
7 3 (11.11%) MVC
7 3 (11.11%) .NET
7 3 (11.11%) Linux

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) uiautomator
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SSH
1 1 (3.70%) NAS
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
1 1 (3.70%) Extranet
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
1 1 (3.70%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Informix
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
1 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 6 (22.22%) Subversion
2 6 (22.22%) Maven
3 5 (18.52%) Selenium
4 3 (11.11%) Hudson
5 2 (7.41%) Calabash
5 2 (7.41%) Appium
5 2 (7.41%) eggPlant
5 2 (7.41%) JUnit
5 2 (7.41%) Bugzilla
5 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Test Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Tester
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Release Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) REST
2 2 (7.41%) CSS3
2 2 (7.41%) Android SDK
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) JSP
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) JSF
3 1 (3.70%) JSON
3 1 (3.70%) WCF
3 1 (3.70%) WPF
3 1 (3.70%) WinForms
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
1 2 (7.41%) Online Games
1 2 (7.41%) Data Extraction
1 2 (7.41%) Streaming Video
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Android
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Scrum
3 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.81%) OOP
4 4 (14.81%) Release Management
4 4 (14.81%) Test Management
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Web Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) Coaching
6 2 (7.41%) User Stories
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) CMMI
6 2 (7.41%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Java
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) ISEB
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) COBIT
2 1 (3.70%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Salt
2 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) Cacti
2 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
2 1 (3.70%) Graphite
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Opsview
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.70%) Veritas
3 1 (3.70%) Perforce
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Nuxeo
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