Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 49 57
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8 -8
Contract jobs citing JIRA 31 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.43% 2.35% 2.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.34% 14.78% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 26
Coventry median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £369 £313 £338
90th Percentile £531 £538 £463
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £33.22 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +10.73% -6.54%

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 169 115 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 18.72% 15.93% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 86 110
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +18.96%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £310
90th Percentile £588 £525 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £435 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +3.57% +5.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Coventry median hourly rate - £25.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.33% +81.82%
West Midlands median hourly rate £55.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% +10.00% -4.58%

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 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Coventry

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (70.97%) Confluence
3 12 (38.71%) Scrum
4 11 (35.48%) SQL
5 10 (32.26%) Selenium
5 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (32.26%) User Experience
5 10 (32.26%) Acceptance Criteria
6 9 (29.03%) Cucumber
7 8 (25.81%) C#
7 8 (25.81%) JSON
8 7 (22.58%) Kanban
8 7 (22.58%) BDD
8 7 (22.58%) User Stories
9 6 (19.35%) DevOps
9 6 (19.35%) Workshop Facilitation
9 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
9 6 (19.35%) PaaS
9 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
9 6 (19.35%) TDD
10 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.13%) System Testing
10 5 (16.13%) Velocity
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (16.13%) SpecFlow
10 5 (16.13%) Gherkin
10 5 (16.13%) IaaS
10 5 (16.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (12.90%) SaaS

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 22 (70.97%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) PaaS
2 5 (16.13%) IaaS
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.90%) SaaS
4 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.23%) Force.com
5 1 (3.23%) Route 53
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Selenium
2 9 (29.03%) Cucumber
3 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
4 5 (16.13%) SpecFlow
5 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
5 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (6.45%) Ant
6 2 (6.45%) Bitbucket
6 2 (6.45%) Bugzilla
6 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.45%) JUnit
6 2 (6.45%) Maven
6 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (6.45%) Subversion
6 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.23%) Artifactory
7 1 (3.23%) GoCD
7 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
7 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Business Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Business Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Digital Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Digital Business Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Transformation Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Test Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Administrator
6 4 (12.90%) Agile Test Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Digital Transformation
7 3 (9.68%) Tester
8 2 (6.45%) Architect
8 2 (6.45%) DBA
8 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) JSON
2 5 (16.13%) Gherkin
2 5 (16.13%) Velocity
3 3 (9.68%) jQuery
3 3 (9.68%) REST
3 3 (9.68%) SOAP
3 3 (9.68%) XML
4 2 (6.45%) .NET
4 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (6.45%) HATEOAS
4 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.45%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) Java EE
4 2 (6.45%) JPA
4 2 (6.45%) RESTful
4 2 (6.45%) Spring
4 2 (6.45%) Spring MVC
4 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 1 (3.23%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Scrum
3 10 (32.26%) Acceptance Criteria
3 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (22.58%) BDD
4 7 (22.58%) Kanban
4 7 (22.58%) User Stories
5 6 (19.35%) DevOps
5 6 (19.35%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
5 6 (19.35%) Workshop Facilitation
6 5 (16.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 5 (16.13%) System Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (9.68%) Data Security
8 3 (9.68%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (9.68%) Project Management
9 2 (6.45%) CRM
9 2 (6.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
1 1 (3.23%) HP ALM
1 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com