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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 113 94 100
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs citing JIRA 13 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.53% 1.02% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.68% 8.42% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 8
Average daily rate
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£260 £331 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.50% -1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £379 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.83%
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
278 273 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.40% 12.06% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 150 145
Average daily rate £325 £320 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £55.00 £20.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.29% -14.58%
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 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 23 January 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 23 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
West Yorkshire -11 11 £260 -25.71% 7
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 4
South Yorkshire - - - - 2
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Scrum
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) Test Management
3 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 6 (23.08%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) Maven
4 5 (19.23%) Selenium
5 4 (15.38%) QA
5 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 4 (15.38%) Android
5 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 4 (15.38%) DSDM
5 4 (15.38%) UNIX
5 4 (15.38%) HP
5 4 (15.38%) ISEB
5 4 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (15.38%) Gherkin
5 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
6 3 (11.54%) Automation Testing
6 3 (11.54%) XML
6 3 (11.54%) XSLT
6 3 (11.54%) JDBC
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) MySQL
6 3 (11.54%) Tomcat

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) uiautomator
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Trello
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) PuTTY
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) Extranet
2 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
2 5 (19.23%) Maven
2 5 (19.23%) Selenium
3 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 4 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (7.69%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) Bugzilla
4 2 (7.69%) JUnit
4 2 (7.69%) Calabash
4 2 (7.69%) eggPlant
4 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.69%) Appium
4 2 (7.69%) Hudson
General
1 2 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Tester
4 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Coach
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) Gherkin
3 3 (11.54%) XML
3 3 (11.54%) XSLT
3 3 (11.54%) JDBC
3 3 (11.54%) JPA
3 3 (11.54%) REST
3 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
3 3 (11.54%) Spring
4 2 (7.69%) JSF
4 2 (7.69%) CSS3
4 2 (7.69%) JSP
4 2 (7.69%) .NET
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) Android SDK
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) LAMP
5 1 (3.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Streaming Video
2 2 (7.69%) Online Games
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Android
1 4 (15.38%) UNIX
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Scrum
3 6 (23.08%) Test Management
4 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 4 (15.38%) DSDM
4 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 3 (11.54%) Automation Testing
5 3 (11.54%) MVC
5 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Document Management
6 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.69%) BDD
6 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Web Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
1 4 (15.38%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Perforce
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