Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 66 51
Rank change year-on-year +14 -15 -1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 20 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.71% 1.47% 2.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.71% 10.53% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 2
Coventry median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £349 £365
90th Percentile £538 £439 £410
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.56 - £20.00

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 136 133 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 18.40% 14.00% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 97 43
Coventry median daily rate £450 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +18.52% -10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £263
90th Percentile £550 £453 £463
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £34.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.47% +29.52% -19.34%
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% +33.33% -32.84%

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 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Scrum
3 10 (50.00%) Confluence
3 10 (50.00%) User Experience
4 9 (45.00%) Kanban
5 7 (35.00%) Coaching
6 6 (30.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (30.00%) User Stories
7 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (25.00%) Retail
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) Photoshop
9 3 (15.00%) Android
9 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (15.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 2 (10.00%) Automotive
10 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
10 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
11 1 (5.00%) SDLC
11 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (5.00%) DevOps
11 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
11 1 (5.00%) jQuery

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 10 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) GoCD
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Automotive
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Digital Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Designer
3 4 (20.00%) UI Designer
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Coach
4 3 (15.00%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Transformation Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Product Owner
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Product Owner
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Product Owner
6 1 (5.00%) Product Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum Master
6 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Android
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Scrum
3 9 (45.00%) Kanban
4 7 (35.00%) Coaching
5 6 (30.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (30.00%) User Stories
6 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
9 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (5.00%) DevOps
9 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
9 1 (5.00%) Project Management
9 1 (5.00%) SDLC
9 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.00%) VMware