Period
to 7 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 6 months to 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Atlassian JIRA
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 47 60
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 -7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 13 47 48
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.22% 3.39% 3.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.25% 21.17% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 31
Median daily rate £438 £427 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.46% +0.47% +25.93%
10th Percentile £382 £306 £338
90th Percentile £484 £511 £544
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £450 £445
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% -3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £47.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +90.00% -24.24%

JIRA is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 80 222 284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.68% 16.01% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 144 195
Median daily rate £463 £456 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.37% +7.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £341 £313 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £569
West Midlands median daily rate £441 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -2.00% +2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -8.54% +43.86%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +40.00% -23.08%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Birmingham

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Birmingham.

Daily rate trend for JIRA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (30.77%) Confluence
3 4 (30.77%) AWS
4 3 (23.08%) Azure
4 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Zephyr
4 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (23.08%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Project Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) NHS
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (30.77%) Confluence
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Azure
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365
3 2 (15.38%) OneDrive
4 1 (7.69%) Power Platform
4 1 (7.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) OLAP
4 1 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.69%) Power BI
4 1 (7.69%) QlikView
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Zephyr
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Audit Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Online Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) Kendo UI
1 1 (7.69%) MDX
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
3 3 (23.08%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (15.38%) Project Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Control-M
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) CommVault
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Guidewire
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau
3 1 (7.69%) VMware