Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 23 November 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 50 41
Rank change year-on-year -14 -9 +12
Contract jobs citing JIRA 5 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.88% 1.85% 3.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.55% 12.99% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Leicestershire median daily rate £405 £240 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.75% -54.29% -
10th Percentile £322 £240 £393
90th Percentile £530 £376 £588
East Midlands median daily rate £395 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +5.33% -3.23% +16.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Leicestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 110 77 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 19.30% 14.26% 23.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 41 49
Leicestershire median daily rate £338 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.57% -
10th Percentile £275 £250 £277
90th Percentile £476 £425 £425
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £360
% change year-on-year -6.25% +11.27% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Leicestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +77.78% -40.00%
10th Percentile £39.38 £40.00 £18.45
90th Percentile £46.00 £40.00 £42.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +8.43% +84.44% -40.00%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Leicestershire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Leicestershire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Leicestershire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Leicester -9 5 £405 +68.75% 4
JIRA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 4 (80.00%) Toad
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Confluence
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Compliance Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Test Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft