Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for JIRA Agile skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA Agile over the 6 months to 6 July 2020 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 Agile (formerly GreenHopper)
England > East of England
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 120 175 193
Rank change year-on-year +55 +18 -20
Contract jobs citing JIRA Agile 2 16 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.098% 0.37% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.51% 1.88% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 4
Median daily rate £450 £475 £509
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -6.63% +1.24%
England median daily rate £425 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -10.53% - +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £175.00

JIRA Agile 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 the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 391 851 850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.25% 19.85% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 462 536
Median daily rate £460 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.54% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £334 £331 £300
90th Percentile £600 £600 £600
England median daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 24
Median hourly rate £46.25 £45.22 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.29% +20.57% -8.54%
10th Percentile £23.00 £21.25 £21.35
90th Percentile £58.35 £50.00 £58.41
Median hourly rate £38.00 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -13.64% +3.53% +1.19%

JIRA Agile
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing JIRA Agile as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA Agile in the East of England

JIRA Agile
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JIRA Agile in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for JIRA Agile in the East of England

JIRA Agile
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA Agile within the East of England region over the 6 months to 6 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +16 2 £450 -5.26%
JIRA Agile
England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA Agile 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 East of England region with a requirement for JIRA Agile.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Retrospective
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Review
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Backlog
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management

JIRA Agile
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum Master
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Backlog
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Retrospective
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Review
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle