The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
England / Yorkshire
Rank 38 54 115
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +61
Contract jobs citing JIRA 92 93 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.27% 3.30% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.12% 19.54% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 66 9
Median daily rate £450 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £315 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £509 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -32.50%

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
416 476 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.29% 16.87% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 308 199
Median daily rate £400 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £517 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -2 60 £445 +4.70% 12
South Yorkshire +20 25 £495 +23.75% 3
North Yorkshire +12 6 £400 - 6
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 106 (57.61%) Confluence
2 100 (54.35%) Jenkins
3 98 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (46.20%) Git (software)
5 74 (40.22%) Java
6 64 (34.78%) HTML
7 58 (31.52%) Python
8 56 (30.43%) Selenium
9 55 (29.89%) Scrum
10 53 (28.80%) Linux
11 51 (27.72%) Spring
12 50 (27.17%) JSON
13 49 (26.63%) Ruby
14 46 (25.00%) DevOps
15 45 (24.46%) Open Source
16 43 (23.37%) Puppet
17 42 (22.83%) JavaScript
18 41 (22.28%) HTML5
19 40 (21.74%) RESTful
19 40 (21.74%) Cucumber
19 40 (21.74%) TDD
20 38 (20.65%) Django
21 37 (20.11%) CSS
21 37 (20.11%) Scala
22 33 (17.93%) SQL
23 32 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
24 31 (16.85%) Play Framework
24 31 (16.85%) REST
25 28 (15.22%) GitHub
26 27 (14.67%) Opscode Chef

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 106 (57.61%) Confluence
2 8 (4.35%) Apache
2 8 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (3.26%) CMS
3 6 (3.26%) nginx
3 6 (3.26%) WordPress
4 5 (2.72%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.72%) SAS
5 3 (1.63%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.09%) Drupal
6 2 (1.09%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.54%) concrete5
7 1 (0.54%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.63%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.63%) MS Office
1 3 (1.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.54%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.54%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.54%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 28 (15.22%) GitHub
2 10 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (2.17%) IaaS
3 4 (2.17%) Office 365
4 3 (1.63%) CloudBees
4 3 (1.63%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.63%) PaaS
5 2 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.09%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.54%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.54%) Trello
6 1 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.52%) HTTP
2 4 (2.17%) DNS
3 3 (1.63%) Firewall
4 2 (1.09%) Network Security
5 1 (0.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.54%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.54%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.67%) Relational Database
2 25 (13.59%) MongoDB
2 25 (13.59%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.98%) MySQL
4 9 (4.89%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.35%) Big Data
6 6 (3.26%) Redis
7 5 (2.72%) Apache Hive
7 5 (2.72%) DataStage
7 5 (2.72%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.72%) HBase
7 5 (2.72%) Riak
8 4 (2.17%) Data Lake
9 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.09%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.09%) Spark SQL
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 100 (54.35%) Jenkins
2 85 (46.20%) Git (software)
3 56 (30.43%) Selenium
4 40 (21.74%) Cucumber
5 21 (11.41%) Maven
6 20 (10.87%) Subversion
7 17 (9.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (8.70%) JUnit
9 15 (8.15%) JMeter
10 11 (5.98%) Eclipse
10 11 (5.98%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (5.43%) Visual Studio
11 10 (5.43%) WebDriver
12 9 (4.89%) Vagrant
13 8 (4.35%) SonarQube
14 7 (3.80%) LoadRunner
15 6 (3.26%) Bitbucket
15 6 (3.26%) Gatling
15 6 (3.26%) HP UFT
15 6 (3.26%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (9.78%) Finance
2 13 (7.07%) Banking
3 10 (5.43%) Retail
4 6 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.17%) Electronics
5 4 (2.17%) Marketing
6 3 (1.63%) Games
6 3 (1.63%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.09%) German Language
Job Titles
1 58 (31.52%) Developer
2 32 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (11.41%) Analyst
4 19 (10.33%) Architect
5 16 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 14 (7.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (5.98%) Business Analyst
7 11 (5.98%) Technical Architect
7 11 (5.98%) Tester
8 10 (5.43%) Consultant
8 10 (5.43%) Java Architect
9 9 (4.89%) Scala Developer
9 9 (4.89%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.80%) Agile Business Analyst
10 7 (3.80%) Automation Tester
10 7 (3.80%) Java Technical Architect
11 6 (3.26%) Automation Engineer
11 6 (3.26%) PHP Developer
12 5 (2.72%) QA Engineer
12 5 (2.72%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (34.78%) HTML
2 51 (27.72%) Spring
3 50 (27.17%) JSON
4 41 (22.28%) HTML5
5 40 (21.74%) RESTful
6 38 (20.65%) Django
7 37 (20.11%) CSS
8 31 (16.85%) Play Framework
8 31 (16.85%) REST
9 24 (13.04%) Ajax
10 22 (11.96%) CSS3
11 21 (11.41%) Spring MVC
12 20 (10.87%) XML
13 19 (10.33%) Guice
13 19 (10.33%) Ruby on Rails
14 14 (7.61%) .NET
15 10 (5.43%) AngularJS
15 10 (5.43%) Middleware
16 9 (4.89%) SOAP
17 8 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.87%) User Experience
2 13 (7.07%) Social Media
3 9 (4.89%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.35%) Driving Licence
4 8 (4.35%) Tandem
5 6 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.63%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.09%) Derivative
7 2 (1.09%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.09%) Wiki
8 1 (0.54%) Blog
8 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.54%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.54%) NHS
8 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.54%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.54%) Social Network
8 1 (0.54%) STB
Operating Systems
1 53 (28.80%) Linux
2 19 (10.33%) Unix
3 13 (7.07%) Windows
4 10 (5.43%) Android
5 5 (2.72%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 3 (1.63%) CentOS
7 3 (1.63%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.54%) VMS
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (29.89%) Scrum
3 46 (25.00%) DevOps
4 45 (24.46%) Open Source
5 40 (21.74%) TDD
6 32 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (14.67%) Configuration Management
8 26 (14.13%) MVC
9 25 (13.59%) Software Engineering
10 24 (13.04%) BDD
11 23 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 22 (11.96%) Kanban
13 20 (10.87%) Automated Testing
14 19 (10.33%) Microservices
15 16 (8.70%) Business Analysis
16 15 (8.15%) Mentoring
17 14 (7.61%) Front End Development
18 13 (7.07%) OO
18 13 (7.07%) Web Development
19 12 (6.52%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 74 (40.22%) Java
2 58 (31.52%) Python
3 49 (26.63%) Ruby
4 42 (22.83%) JavaScript
5 37 (20.11%) Scala
6 33 (17.93%) SQL
7 22 (11.96%) C#
8 12 (6.52%) PHP
9 9 (4.89%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.35%) C
11 7 (3.80%) PowerShell
12 6 (3.26%) C++
13 5 (2.72%) Perl
13 5 (2.72%) PHP 5
13 5 (2.72%) Shell Script
14 4 (2.17%) Korn
15 3 (1.63%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.63%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.63%) PL/SQL
16 2 (1.09%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (2.17%) Degree
2 3 (1.63%) CCA
3 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.54%) ISEB
4 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.07%) QA
2 3 (1.63%) FATCA
3 2 (1.09%) HL7
4 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (5.43%) Docker
2 4 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.63%) HDFS
4 2 (1.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.54%) NFS
5 1 (0.54%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.54%) Squid
5 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (23.37%) Puppet
2 27 (14.67%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (13.04%) Ansible
4 6 (3.26%) Salt
5 5 (2.72%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.63%) vRealize
7 1 (0.54%) Grafana
7 1 (0.54%) Graphite
7 1 (0.54%) Graylog
7 1 (0.54%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.54%) Icinga
7 1 (0.54%) Nagios
7 1 (0.54%) Packer
7 1 (0.54%) SCCM
7 1 (0.54%) SCOM
7 1 (0.54%) StatsD
7 1 (0.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (11.41%) Google
2 11 (5.98%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.43%) Atlassian
3 10 (5.43%) Splunk
4 8 (4.35%) VMware
5 7 (3.80%) IBM
6 6 (3.26%) Oracle
7 5 (2.72%) Ab Initio
7 5 (2.72%) HP
7 5 (2.72%) Informatica
7 5 (2.72%) MuleSoft
7 5 (2.72%) Zend
8 3 (1.63%) Brocade
8 3 (1.63%) Dell
8 3 (1.63%) hybris
8 3 (1.63%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.63%) Solace
8 3 (1.63%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.09%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (1.09%) New Relic
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