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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 31 41
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 4 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.60% 3.87% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.05% 22.22% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 1
Median daily rate £450 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +1.21% +9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year +8.82% +19.71%  

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19 72 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 7.60% 17.43% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 42 32
Median daily rate £400 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £325 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £448 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £30.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +29.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £41.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year +4.21% +12.04%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing JIRA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 3 (37.50%) ERP
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Logistics
1 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Zephyr
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Confluence
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (12.50%) Terraform
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Conflict Management
3 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Velocity

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 2 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) G Suite
2 1 (12.50%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (25.00%) Zephyr
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) NuGet
2 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Process Mapping Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) Velocity
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ERP
1 3 (37.50%) Logistics
1 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) BPR
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Conflict Management
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) hybris
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft