Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 October 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
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 14 19
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5 -4
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 0.67% 10.19% 7.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% 44.00% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 6
Salford median daily rate - £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +22.22%
Manchester median daily rate £375 £419 £375
% change year-on-year -10.45% +11.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Salford median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £30.00 £51.25 -
% change year-on-year -41.46% - -

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 Salford with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Salford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.33% 23.15% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 24
Salford median daily rate £325 £413 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -1.49% +11.67%
10th Percentile £313 £348 £335
90th Percentile £338 £480 £493
Manchester median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Salford median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -15.63% - +6.67%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Salford

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Salford region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft