The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 26 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 17 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.15% 2.02% -
As % of the Development Applications category 28.57% 28.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -  
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 Peterborough with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7 7 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 7.53% 7.07% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 6
Median daily rate £300 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -5.79%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) PMO
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QA

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center