Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 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 Agile (formerly GreenHopper)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 - 235
Rank change year-on-year - +235 +5
Contract jobs citing JIRA Agile 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.017% - 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.082% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
North West median daily rate £565 - £210
10th Percentile £533 - £205
90th Percentile £598 - £215
England median daily rate £493 £475 £495
% change year-on-year +3.68% -4.09% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,217 959 996
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.51% 17.09% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 670 663
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 42 31
North West median hourly rate £36.25 £41.13 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.85% +2.81% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27.50 £35.00 £28.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £44.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

JIRA Agile
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing JIRA Agile as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA Agile in the North West

JIRA Agile
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA Agile in the North West

JIRA Agile
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Manchester - 1 £565 -
JIRA Agile
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for JIRA Agile.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8

JIRA Agile
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8