Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 25 April 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 50 52
Rank change year-on-year +25 +2 -21
Contract jobs citing JIRA 46 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.50% 2.07% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 15.38% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 9 5
Northamptonshire median daily rate £380 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.59% -10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £274 £306 £288
90th Percentile £489 £475 £415
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £363 £395
% change year-on-year +17.24% -8.23% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £32.50
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £38.00

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 184 117 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 25.99% 13.43% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 67 56
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £415 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +22.96% -3.57%
10th Percentile £273 £306 £275
90th Percentile £490 £553 £513
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £32.50
10th Percentile £42.50 - £31.25
90th Percentile £47.50 - £33.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.25 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.74% +2.67% +1.35%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Northamptonshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Northamptonshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Northamptonshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 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
Northampton +19 35 £369 +9.33% 1
JIRA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 40 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (63.04%) Scrum
3 26 (56.52%) Finance
4 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
5 21 (45.65%) HTML
6 20 (43.48%) Java
7 19 (41.30%) CSS
8 16 (34.78%) Unit Testing
8 16 (34.78%) Jenkins
9 15 (32.61%) Confluence
10 14 (30.43%) Test Automation
11 12 (26.09%) Android
11 12 (26.09%) RESTful
11 12 (26.09%) Banking
11 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
12 11 (23.91%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (23.91%) HTML5
12 11 (23.91%) Node.js
12 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (21.74%) React
13 10 (21.74%) CSS3
13 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (21.74%) TDD
13 10 (21.74%) JSUnit
13 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
13 10 (21.74%) JUnit
14 9 (19.57%) Gradle
14 9 (19.57%) CA Agile Central
15 8 (17.39%) Wireframes
15 8 (17.39%) Prototyping

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 15 (32.61%) Confluence
2 3 (6.52%) Apache
2 3 (6.52%) JBoss
3 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) InVision
2 7 (15.22%) UserZoom
3 1 (2.17%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Temenos T24
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.17%) npm
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.74%) JSUnit
2 10 (21.74%) JUnit
3 9 (19.57%) Gradle
4 8 (17.39%) Axure RP
5 5 (10.87%) IntelliJ
5 5 (10.87%) Maven
6 4 (8.70%) SonarQube
6 4 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (6.52%) Selenium
8 2 (4.35%) Ant
8 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
8 2 (4.35%) CA Release Automation
8 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
8 2 (4.35%) JProfiler
9 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.17%) gulp
9 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
9 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Legal
3 5 (10.87%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) UI Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Scrum Master
4 6 (13.04%) User Experience Researcher
5 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Android Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Designer
8 2 (4.35%) Programmer
8 2 (4.35%) T24 Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) UI Programmer
9 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce Manager
9 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Java Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Security Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) HTML
2 19 (41.30%) CSS
3 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
3 12 (26.09%) RESTful
4 11 (23.91%) HTML5
4 11 (23.91%) Node.js
5 10 (21.74%) CSS3
5 10 (21.74%) React
6 6 (13.04%) JSON
7 5 (10.87%) SOAP
7 5 (10.87%) Spring
8 4 (8.70%) Android SDK
8 4 (8.70%) jQuery
8 4 (8.70%) REST
8 4 (8.70%) Web Services
9 3 (6.52%) Ajax
9 3 (6.52%) J2EE
9 3 (6.52%) Spring Boot
9 3 (6.52%) XML
10 2 (4.35%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.17%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Android
2 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (63.04%) Scrum
3 16 (34.78%) Unit Testing
4 14 (30.43%) Test Automation
5 11 (23.91%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (21.74%) TDD
7 8 (17.39%) Benchmarking
7 8 (17.39%) Cognitive Psychology
7 8 (17.39%) Ethnographic Research
7 8 (17.39%) Ethnography
7 8 (17.39%) Guerrilla Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Human Factors
7 8 (17.39%) Kanban
7 8 (17.39%) Prototyping
7 8 (17.39%) Psychology
7 8 (17.39%) Rapid Prototyping
7 8 (17.39%) Usability Testing
7 8 (17.39%) User Stories
7 8 (17.39%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 20 (43.48%) Java
3 4 (8.70%) Java 8
3 4 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.35%) Jython
4 2 (4.35%) Perl
4 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) logstash
2 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (6.52%) Capita
3 2 (4.35%) Bloomberg
3 2 (4.35%) Charles River
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Perforce
3 2 (4.35%) Temenos
4 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) Infoblox
4 1 (2.17%) McAfee
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.17%) Splunk
4 1 (2.17%) Symantec