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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 48 110 103
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 98 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.37% 0.60% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.80% 5.40% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 10 12
Average daily rate £425 £286 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.47% -18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £361 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +24.03%
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
495 278 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.01% 11.14% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 191 153
Average daily rate £425 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £424 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
West Yorkshire +53 83 £425 +48.47% 9
South Yorkshire - 8 £375 - 3
North Yorkshire +8 5 £250 - 8
Humberside - 1 - -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 138 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (53.45%) Jenkins
3 87 (50.00%) Confluence
4 83 (47.70%) Java
5 76 (43.68%) Selenium
6 67 (38.51%) Maven
7 60 (34.48%) DevOps
8 58 (33.33%) Puppet
8 58 (33.33%) Linux
9 55 (31.61%) Git (software)
10 46 (26.44%) SonarQube
11 43 (24.71%) Cucumber
12 39 (22.41%) Security Cleared
13 37 (21.26%) Test Automation
13 37 (21.26%) Python
14 35 (20.11%) JavaScript
14 35 (20.11%) SC Cleared
15 32 (18.39%) JUnit
16 31 (17.82%) Windows
16 31 (17.82%) Ruby
16 31 (17.82%) Scrum
17 30 (17.24%) QA
17 30 (17.24%) JMeter
18 29 (16.67%) Perl
19 28 (16.09%) LoadRunner
19 28 (16.09%) TDD
19 28 (16.09%) Functional Testing
20 27 (15.52%) Non-Functional Testing
20 27 (15.52%) Bash Shell
20 27 (15.52%) Continuous Delivery

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 87 (50.00%) Confluence
2 22 (12.64%) OpenStack
3 12 (6.90%) Apache
4 10 (5.75%) Tomcat
5 9 (5.17%) JBoss
6 4 (2.30%) Node.js
7 3 (1.72%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.15%) Moodle
9 1 (0.57%) Drupal
9 1 (0.57%) Jetty
9 1 (0.57%) nginx
9 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.37%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.02%) PaaS
3 5 (2.87%) IaaS
3 5 (2.87%) SaaS
4 3 (1.72%) GitHub
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.07%) SNMP
2 3 (1.72%) Firewall
2 3 (1.72%) Internet
2 3 (1.72%) VPN
3 2 (1.15%) BGP
3 2 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.15%) EIGRP
3 2 (1.15%) FWSM
3 2 (1.15%) HSRP
3 2 (1.15%) HTTP
3 2 (1.15%) LAN
3 2 (1.15%) MPLS
3 2 (1.15%) OSPF
3 2 (1.15%) SAN
3 2 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.15%) VRRP
3 2 (1.15%) WAN
4 1 (0.57%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.57%) SMTP
4 1 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.77%) MySQL
2 8 (4.60%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.30%) Redis
5 3 (1.72%) Big Data
5 3 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.72%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (1.72%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.15%) Informix
6 2 (1.15%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.15%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.57%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 93 (53.45%) Jenkins
2 76 (43.68%) Selenium
3 67 (38.51%) Maven
4 55 (31.61%) Git (software)
5 46 (26.44%) SonarQube
6 43 (24.71%) Cucumber
7 32 (18.39%) JUnit
8 30 (17.24%) JMeter
9 28 (16.09%) LoadRunner
10 26 (14.94%) HP UFT
11 25 (14.37%) Liquibase
12 24 (13.79%) Sonatype Nexus
13 22 (12.64%) Appium
13 22 (12.64%) Mocha
14 13 (7.47%) Ant
14 13 (7.47%) Visual Studio
15 10 (5.75%) Subversion
16 8 (4.60%) SoapUI
17 7 (4.02%) Mockito
17 7 (4.02%) YourKit
General
1 24 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (1.15%) Games
2 2 (1.15%) Legal
2 2 (1.15%) Retail
3 1 (0.57%) Banking
3 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.57%) Marketing
3 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (20.11%) Analyst
2 34 (19.54%) Developer
3 31 (17.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 29 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 23 (13.22%) Architect
5 23 (13.22%) Test Leader
6 21 (12.07%) Tester
7 18 (10.34%) DevOps Architect
8 15 (8.62%) Java Developer
9 12 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
10 7 (4.02%) Automation Analyst
10 7 (4.02%) Automation Test Analyst
10 7 (4.02%) Automation Tester
10 7 (4.02%) Test Engineer
11 6 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (3.45%) Performance Analyst
11 6 (3.45%) Performance Test Analyst
11 6 (3.45%) QA Analyst
11 6 (3.45%) QA Engineer
11 6 (3.45%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.34%) Spring
2 16 (9.20%) Hibernate
3 13 (7.47%) .NET
4 10 (5.75%) Gherkin
4 10 (5.75%) YAML
5 9 (5.17%) AngularJS
5 9 (5.17%) HTML
5 9 (5.17%) Web Services
6 8 (4.60%) LAMP
7 7 (4.02%) CSS
7 7 (4.02%) JSON
8 6 (3.45%) HTML5
9 5 (2.87%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (2.87%) RESTful
10 4 (2.30%) Ajax
10 4 (2.30%) CSS3
11 3 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (1.72%) Apache Camel
11 3 (1.72%) CakePHP
12 2 (1.15%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.49%) PKI
2 8 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.02%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.72%) Clustering
4 3 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.15%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.15%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.57%) CESG
6 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.57%) EPoS
6 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.57%) iPad
6 1 (0.57%) iPhone
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.57%) PMI
6 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (33.33%) Linux
2 31 (17.82%) Windows
3 21 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (11.49%) Mac OS X
5 15 (8.62%) CentOS
5 15 (8.62%) Ubuntu
6 7 (4.02%) Unix
7 6 (3.45%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.15%) Android
8 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.15%) Fedora
9 1 (0.57%) Debian
9 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (34.48%) DevOps
3 37 (21.26%) Test Automation
4 31 (17.82%) Scrum
5 28 (16.09%) Functional Testing
5 28 (16.09%) TDD
6 27 (15.52%) Continuous Delivery
6 27 (15.52%) Non-Functional Testing
7 25 (14.37%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (13.22%) Data Protection
8 23 (13.22%) Microservices
8 23 (13.22%) SOA
9 21 (12.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 20 (11.49%) Network Monitoring
11 19 (10.92%) Configuration Management
12 18 (10.34%) Test Strategy
13 17 (9.77%) BDD
14 16 (9.20%) Open Source
15 15 (8.62%) Build Automation
16 14 (8.05%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 83 (47.70%) Java
2 37 (21.26%) Python
3 35 (20.11%) JavaScript
4 31 (17.82%) Ruby
5 29 (16.67%) Perl
6 27 (15.52%) Bash Shell
7 21 (12.07%) C#
7 21 (12.07%) SQL
8 13 (7.47%) Shell Script
9 11 (6.32%) C
9 11 (6.32%) PHP
10 7 (4.02%) R
11 6 (3.45%) CoffeeScript
11 6 (3.45%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.45%) Scala
11 6 (3.45%) VBA
11 6 (3.45%) VBScript
12 2 (1.15%) Groovy
13 1 (0.57%) ES6
13 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (22.41%) Security Cleared
2 35 (20.11%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.90%) ISTQB
4 9 (5.17%) ISEB
5 3 (1.72%) Degree
6 2 (1.15%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.57%) CCIE
7 1 (0.57%) CCNP
7 1 (0.57%) CCSP
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.57%) CISSP
7 1 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.24%) QA
2 7 (4.02%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.87%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.57%) GPG13
4 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.57%) WAI
4 1 (0.57%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (12.64%) vSphere
2 16 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.62%) Docker
4 2 (1.15%) vCloud
4 2 (1.15%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.15%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.57%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.57%) NFS
5 1 (0.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 58 (33.33%) Puppet
2 24 (13.79%) yum
3 22 (12.64%) Bareos
4 13 (7.47%) Ansible
5 6 (3.45%) logstash
6 5 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (1.72%) Cacti
8 3 (1.72%) Nagios
9 2 (1.15%) Graphite
9 2 (1.15%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.15%) Opsview
9 2 (1.15%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.57%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.57%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.57%) Piwik
Vendors
1 25 (14.37%) Atlassian
1 25 (14.37%) HP
2 20 (11.49%) Red Hat
3 16 (9.20%) VMware
4 11 (6.32%) Oracle
5 8 (4.60%) Dynatrace
6 7 (4.02%) IBM
6 7 (4.02%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.02%) New Relic
7 6 (3.45%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.72%) Apigee
8 3 (1.72%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.72%) Splunk
9 2 (1.15%) Cisco
9 2 (1.15%) Citrix
9 2 (1.15%) F5
9 2 (1.15%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.15%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.15%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.15%) Veritas
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