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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 11 26
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.04% 7.14% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 26.09% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £120 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year - +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  

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 13 23 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 13.54% 27.38% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 8
Median daily rate £275 £325 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +10.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £325 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £412 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 £32.68 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.50% +12.67%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

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 30 March 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 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) PMO

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) PMO Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMO