Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 17 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +17
Contract jobs citing JIRA 23 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 11.68% 9.28% 9.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.51% 40.00% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 11
Knutsford median daily rate £342 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.86% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £292 £325 £360
90th Percentile £373 £475 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £365 £400 £463
% change year-on-year -8.75% -13.51% +15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 73 45 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 37.06% 23.20% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 22
Knutsford median daily rate £368 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.13% -3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £361
90th Percentile £473 £475 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.09 £32.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -47.42% +1.56% +74.01%

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 14 (60.87%) Test Automation
1 14 (60.87%) Jenkins
1 14 (60.87%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (52.17%) Selenium
3 10 (43.48%) Performance Testing
3 10 (43.48%) DevOps
4 9 (39.13%) CA Service Virtualization
4 9 (39.13%) CA
5 7 (30.43%) Java
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) BDD
7 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
7 4 (17.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
7 4 (17.39%) jQuery
7 4 (17.39%) REST
7 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (17.39%) React
7 4 (17.39%) Spring Boot
7 4 (17.39%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (17.39%) JUnit
7 4 (17.39%) CSS
7 4 (17.39%) Servlets
7 4 (17.39%) Unix
7 4 (17.39%) AIX

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:

Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Jenkins
2 12 (52.17%) Selenium
3 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 4 (17.39%) JUnit
4 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
5 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Automation Tester
1 8 (34.78%) Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Full Stack Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) CSS
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
1 4 (17.39%) jQuery
1 4 (17.39%) React
1 4 (17.39%) REST
1 4 (17.39%) Servlets
1 4 (17.39%) Spring
1 4 (17.39%) Spring Boot
2 2 (8.70%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) AIX
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Solaris
1 4 (17.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Problem-Solving
1 14 (60.87%) Test Automation
2 10 (43.48%) DevOps
2 10 (43.48%) Performance Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) BDD
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Defect Management
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Automation
7 1 (4.35%) Kanban
7 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Resource Allocation
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) IBM Certification
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (17.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) CA Service Virtualization
2 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) CA
2 4 (17.39%) HP
2 4 (17.39%) IBM
2 4 (17.39%) Veritas
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat