Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 35 50
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 18 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.35% 2.51% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.15% 20.37% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 2
Liverpool median daily rate £344 £250 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -26.47% -
10th Percentile £162 £228 £316
90th Percentile £647 £435 £372
Merseyside median daily rate £363 £323 £330
% change year-on-year +12.40% -2.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside 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 Liverpool with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 94 54 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 22.71% 12.33% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 36 25
Liverpool median daily rate £388 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +13.85% -13.33%
10th Percentile £260 £271 £185
90th Percentile £465 £471 £465
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +10.71% +6.06% -4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - £36.50 -
Merseyside median hourly rate - £36.50 -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Liverpool

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Liverpool

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Liverpool over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Liverpool

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

1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Android
2 6 (33.33%) Confluence
2 6 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 6 (33.33%) Google Drive
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Google
2 6 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) MuleSoft
4 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 4 (22.22%) GitHub
4 4 (22.22%) Docker
4 4 (22.22%) Drools
4 4 (22.22%) JBoss
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Apple
4 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 4 (22.22%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Stress Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 6 (33.33%) Confluence
2 4 (22.22%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Google Drive
2 4 (22.22%) GitHub
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (27.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 1 (5.56%) Product Owner
6 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Drools
2 1 (5.56%) Android NDK
2 1 (5.56%) Android SDK
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) CSS3
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Android
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Service Management
2 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Stress Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Android Development
5 1 (5.56%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (5.56%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) C++
2 1 (5.56%) F#
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Docker
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Google
2 4 (22.22%) Apple
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) MuleSoft
3 2 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix