Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 45 52
Rank change year-on-year +12 +7 +5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 40 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.82% 1.76% 2.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.10% 15.49% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 19
Coventry median daily rate £475 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +3.13% +33.33%
10th Percentile £394 £337 £313
90th Percentile £520 £538 £470
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £460 £439
% change year-on-year -7.61% +4.72% +24.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £33.22 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -21.84% +38.35%

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 181 71 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 21.81% 11.34% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 57 90
Coventry median daily rate £450 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +0.65% +22.22%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £312
90th Percentile £575 £489 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Coventry median hourly rate - - £37.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.89 £32.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year -48.44% -0.76% -

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 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (70.00%) Confluence
3 15 (37.50%) Scrum
3 15 (37.50%) User Experience
3 15 (37.50%) Acceptance Criteria
4 13 (32.50%) Selenium
4 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
6 10 (25.00%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) User Stories
7 9 (22.50%) BDD
8 8 (20.00%) WebDriver
8 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (20.00%) Kanban
8 8 (20.00%) TDD
9 7 (17.50%) System Testing
9 7 (17.50%) Velocity
9 7 (17.50%) SpecFlow
9 7 (17.50%) Gherkin
9 7 (17.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 6 (15.00%) QA
10 6 (15.00%) Google
10 6 (15.00%) Java
10 6 (15.00%) C#
11 5 (12.50%) Finance
11 5 (12.50%) JSON
11 5 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (10.00%) DevOps

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 28 (70.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) PaaS
2 3 (7.50%) Slack
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.00%) IaaS
3 2 (5.00%) Route 53
4 1 (2.50%) Force.com
4 1 (2.50%) SaaS
4 1 (2.50%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Selenium
2 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
3 8 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 7 (17.50%) SpecFlow
5 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.00%) Ant
7 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
7 2 (5.00%) Bugzilla
7 2 (5.00%) JUnit
7 2 (5.00%) Maven
7 2 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (5.00%) Subversion
7 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.00%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.50%) Artifactory
8 1 (2.50%) Axure RP
8 1 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (2.50%) GoCD
8 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Digital Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Digital Business Analyst
6 6 (15.00%) Transformation Analyst
7 5 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
7 5 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
7 5 (12.50%) QA Tester
7 5 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 5 (12.50%) Tester
8 4 (10.00%) Development Manager
8 4 (10.00%) Scrum Master
9 3 (7.50%) Architect
9 3 (7.50%) Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
9 3 (7.50%) QA Analyst
9 3 (7.50%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Gherkin
1 7 (17.50%) Velocity
2 5 (12.50%) JSON
3 3 (7.50%) jQuery
3 3 (7.50%) REST
3 3 (7.50%) SOAP
4 2 (5.00%) .NET
4 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.00%) HATEOAS
4 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.00%) Java EE
4 2 (5.00%) JPA
4 2 (5.00%) RESTful
4 2 (5.00%) Spring
4 2 (5.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (2.50%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) User Experience
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Acceptance Criteria
2 15 (37.50%) Scrum
3 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (25.00%) User Stories
5 9 (22.50%) BDD
6 8 (20.00%) Kanban
6 8 (20.00%) TDD
6 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 7 (17.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 7 (17.50%) System Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (10.00%) DevOps
9 4 (10.00%) Line Management
9 4 (10.00%) Project Management
9 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.50%) Software Delivery
10 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) C#
2 6 (15.00%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) Ruby
4 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) Perl
5 2 (5.00%) Python
5 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.50%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
1 1 (2.50%) MCP
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) GCP
3 1 (2.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Ansible
1 2 (5.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
1 2 (5.00%) Terraform
2 1 (2.50%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Google
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com