Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 18 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 37 36
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +18
Contract jobs citing JIRA 6 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.76% 2.60% 4.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.14% 13.10% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 11
North Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £250 £300 £225
90th Percentile £488 £410 £375
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £32.00

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 35 84 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 10.29% 19.86% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 43
North Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +17.19% +1.59%
10th Percentile £274 £290 £225
90th Percentile £525 £445 £398
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £365
% change year-on-year - +13.01% +8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.25 - £30.00
10th Percentile £40.63 - £25.00
90th Percentile £41.88 - £35.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in North Yorkshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in North Yorkshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in North Yorkshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
York +3 3 £250 -33.33% 1
Skipton - 2 £450 -
JIRA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) Confluence
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) ATDD
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) DSDM
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (16.67%) Calabash
4 1 (16.67%) Trello
4 1 (16.67%) QA Automation
4 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (16.67%) Slack
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) jBASE
4 1 (16.67%) UniData
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Velocity

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 3 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Slack
1 1 (16.67%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) mvBase
2 1 (16.67%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Calabash
1 1 (16.67%) Capybara
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Fiddler
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Digital
3 1 (16.67%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum Master
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) ATDD
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) DSDM
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (16.67%) QA Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) jBASE