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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 25 33
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 4.96% 2.65% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 41.18% 16.13% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Median daily rate £313 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +0.60% +9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year +8.82% +19.71%  

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17 31 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 12.06% 16.40% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 10
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £41.25 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing JIRA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +10 3 £425 +6.25% 2
JIRA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Use Case
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) UniData
4 2 (16.67%) Ansible
4 2 (16.67%) Confluence
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) SQL

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 2 (16.67%) Confluence
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) UniData
2 1 (8.33%) mvBase
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (8.33%) Bower
4 1 (8.33%) Calabash
4 1 (8.33%) Capybara
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (8.33%) Fiddler
4 1 (8.33%) gulp
4 1 (8.33%) Mockito
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) CSS3
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) LESS
1 1 (8.33%) Sass
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (8.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) Use Case
2 3 (25.00%) User Stories
2 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Microservices
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile First
4 1 (8.33%) QA Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Google
1 1 (8.33%) jBASE