Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 21 October 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
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 15 18
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +8
Contract jobs citing JIRA 23 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 10.50% 6.83% 7.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 43.40% 37.93% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 5
Knutsford median daily rate £348 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.92% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £324 £371 £358
90th Percentile £378 £475 £453
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £465 £425
% change year-on-year -19.35% +9.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £39.00

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 Knutsford with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 53 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 24.20% 18.01% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 25 16
Knutsford median daily rate £360 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.73% -2.94% +9.68%
10th Percentile £320 £366 £376
90th Percentile £443 £475 £473
Cheshire median daily rate £405 £409 £405
% change year-on-year -0.92% +0.93% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £29.89
% change year-on-year +40.63% +7.06% -20.29%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Knutsford.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Knutsford

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JIRA in Knutsford.

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Knutsford

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Knutsford over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 21 (91.30%) Java
2 20 (86.96%) Git (software)
3 19 (82.61%) Test Automation
3 19 (82.61%) Confluence
3 19 (82.61%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (82.61%) Jenkins
4 16 (69.57%) Android SDK
4 16 (69.57%) Android Development
4 16 (69.57%) Android
4 16 (69.57%) Gradle
5 15 (65.22%) Unit Testing
6 12 (52.17%) AngularJS
6 12 (52.17%) CSS3
6 12 (52.17%) HTML5
6 12 (52.17%) Android NDK
6 12 (52.17%) Ionic Framework
6 12 (52.17%) Secure Coding
6 12 (52.17%) C
6 12 (52.17%) C++
6 12 (52.17%) HTML
6 12 (52.17%) Cryptography
6 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
6 12 (52.17%) CSS
7 4 (17.39%) Selenium
7 4 (17.39%) jQuery
7 4 (17.39%) BDD
8 3 (13.04%) Gherkin
9 2 (8.70%) JSON
9 2 (8.70%) SOAP
9 2 (8.70%) XML

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 19 (82.61%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) BrowserStack
2 1 (4.35%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (86.96%) Git (software)
2 19 (82.61%) Jenkins
3 16 (69.57%) Gradle
4 4 (17.39%) Selenium
5 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
5 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.35%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (4.35%) CruiseControl
6 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Android Developer
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Automation Test Lead
2 3 (13.04%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
3 1 (4.35%) Dashboard Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Environment Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Release Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) Android SDK
2 12 (52.17%) Android NDK
2 12 (52.17%) AngularJS
2 12 (52.17%) CSS
2 12 (52.17%) CSS3
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) HTML5
2 12 (52.17%) Ionic Framework
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) Gherkin
5 2 (8.70%) JSON
5 2 (8.70%) REST
5 2 (8.70%) SOAP
5 2 (8.70%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Continuous Integration
1 19 (82.61%) Test Automation
2 16 (69.57%) Android Development
3 15 (65.22%) Unit Testing
4 12 (52.17%) Cryptography
4 12 (52.17%) Secure Coding
5 4 (17.39%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) Decision-Making
7 1 (4.35%) Defect Management
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL
7 1 (4.35%) OO
7 1 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Release Management
7 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) C
2 12 (52.17%) C++
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) BladeLogic
1 1 (4.35%) Kibana
1 1 (4.35%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) IBM
1 1 (4.35%) Sybase