Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 22 May 2018 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 > Coventry
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 57 53
Rank change year-on-year +21 -4 -2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 37 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.62% 0.61% 1.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.76% 5.41% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 8
Coventry median daily rate £475 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% - +12.90%
10th Percentile £378 £319 £313
90th Percentile £538 £417 £458
West Midlands median daily rate £428 £431 £440
% change year-on-year -0.87% -1.99% +21.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 - £21.25

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 Coventry with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 170 74 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 21.22% 11.25% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 56 61
Coventry median daily rate £475 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +11.11% +13.39%
10th Percentile £326 £263 £290
90th Percentile £550 £450 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Coventry median hourly rate - £34.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.86% -7.89%
West Midlands median hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +26.15% +44.44% -31.30%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Coventry

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JIRA in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Coventry

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Coventry over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (64.86%) Confluence
3 17 (45.95%) Scrum
4 16 (43.24%) Acceptance Criteria
5 15 (40.54%) User Experience
6 13 (35.14%) Kanban
7 12 (32.43%) User Stories
8 8 (21.62%) Selenium
9 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (18.92%) SQL
9 7 (18.92%) Coaching
9 7 (18.92%) Waterfall
9 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
10 6 (16.22%) BDD
10 6 (16.22%) WebDriver
10 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
10 6 (16.22%) QA
10 6 (16.22%) TDD
11 5 (13.51%) Google
11 5 (13.51%) System Testing
11 5 (13.51%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (13.51%) Velocity
11 5 (13.51%) SpecFlow
11 5 (13.51%) Gherkin
12 4 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
12 4 (10.81%) Software Delivery
12 4 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (10.81%) C#
12 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
13 3 (8.11%) Java

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 24 (64.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) JBoss
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (8.11%) Slack
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Selenium
2 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
3 6 (16.22%) WebDriver
4 5 (13.51%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.41%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (8.11%) Automotive
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Analyst
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Business Analyst
2 12 (32.43%) Business Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) Digital Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) Digital Business Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Transformation Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) QA Tester
5 5 (13.51%) Service Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Tester
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Tester
6 3 (8.11%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Development Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) QA Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Scrum Master
6 3 (8.11%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Gherkin
1 5 (13.51%) Velocity
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) HATEOAS
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
2 1 (2.70%) JSON
2 1 (2.70%) RESTful
2 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Android
1 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) Scrum
3 16 (43.24%) Acceptance Criteria
4 13 (35.14%) Kanban
5 12 (32.43%) User Stories
6 7 (18.92%) Coaching
6 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (18.92%) Waterfall
7 6 (16.22%) BDD
7 6 (16.22%) TDD
7 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.51%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (13.51%) System Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (10.81%) Software Delivery
10 3 (8.11%) Collaborative Working
10 3 (8.11%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 2 (5.41%) Line Management
11 2 (5.41%) Microservices
11 2 (5.41%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) C#
3 3 (8.11%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) ISEB
1 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
1 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Google
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian