Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 20 June 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 45 67
Rank change year-on-year +31 +22 -18
Contract jobs citing JIRA 61 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 8.62% 3.13% 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.61% 13.57% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 15 9
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £495 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £385 £353 £347
90th Percentile £569 £570 £483
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £473 £425
% change year-on-year -4.76% +11.18% +25.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 158 140 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 22.32% 23.06% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 78 149
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £448 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.03% +8.48% +6.45%
10th Percentile £339 £334 £306
90th Percentile £569 £547 £752
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Sheffield

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Sheffield

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Sheffield over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 44 (72.13%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (57.38%) Confluence
3 22 (36.07%) Slack
4 21 (34.43%) Git (software)
4 21 (34.43%) Java
4 21 (34.43%) Linux
5 20 (32.79%) Scrum
5 20 (32.79%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (29.51%) Jenkins
7 15 (24.59%) Python
7 15 (24.59%) User Experience
8 14 (22.95%) Bitbucket
8 14 (22.95%) BDD
8 14 (22.95%) TDD
9 13 (21.31%) User Stories
9 13 (21.31%) SFIA
9 13 (21.31%) DevOps
9 13 (21.31%) Coaching
9 13 (21.31%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (19.67%) Mentoring
10 12 (19.67%) SDLC
11 11 (18.03%) Google Cloud Platform
11 11 (18.03%) GitHub
11 11 (18.03%) Kanban
11 11 (18.03%) Degree
11 11 (18.03%) SQL
11 11 (18.03%) GCP
12 10 (16.39%) REST
12 10 (16.39%) Microservices
13 9 (14.75%) Collaborative Working

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 35 (57.38%) Confluence
2 8 (13.11%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.28%) Apache
3 2 (3.28%) SAS
4 1 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (36.07%) Slack
2 11 (18.03%) GitHub
2 11 (18.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.28%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.28%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.64%) CloudBees
5 1 (1.64%) IaaS
5 1 (1.64%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.64%) PaaS
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) VPN
2 6 (9.84%) SMS
3 5 (8.20%) Internet
4 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) Hadoop
2 8 (13.11%) Big Data
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.56%) MySQL
4 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.28%) BigQuery
6 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.28%) Flink
6 2 (3.28%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.64%) Bigtable
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Git (software)
2 18 (29.51%) Jenkins
3 14 (22.95%) Bitbucket
4 9 (14.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (11.48%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (8.20%) Burp Suite
6 5 (8.20%) HP UFT
6 5 (8.20%) JMeter
6 5 (8.20%) LoadRunner
7 4 (6.56%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (3.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (1.64%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (1.64%) JUnit
10 1 (1.64%) Maven
10 1 (1.64%) Sinon.JS
10 1 (1.64%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.64%) Subversion
10 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Games
2 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Developer
2 11 (18.03%) Analyst
3 9 (14.75%) Business Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Cloud Developer
4 7 (11.48%) User Researcher
5 5 (8.20%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.92%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.28%) JavaScript Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Scrum Master
8 2 (3.28%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) REST
2 7 (11.48%) HTML
3 4 (6.56%) Node.js
4 2 (3.28%) CSS
4 2 (3.28%) J2EE
4 2 (3.28%) JSON
4 2 (3.28%) SOAP
4 2 (3.28%) Spring
4 2 (3.28%) XML
5 1 (1.64%) .NET
5 1 (1.64%) Chai
5 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.64%) Jest
5 1 (1.64%) JMS
5 1 (1.64%) JPA
5 1 (1.64%) Redux
5 1 (1.64%) Spring Integration
5 1 (1.64%) Web Services
5 1 (1.64%) XSLT
5 1 (1.64%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (24.59%) User Experience
3 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (34.43%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) Unix
3 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.28%) Android
4 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (72.13%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) Scrum
3 14 (22.95%) BDD
3 14 (22.95%) TDD
4 13 (21.31%) Coaching
4 13 (21.31%) DevOps
4 13 (21.31%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (21.31%) SFIA
4 13 (21.31%) User Stories
5 12 (19.67%) Mentoring
5 12 (19.67%) SDLC
6 11 (18.03%) Kanban
7 10 (16.39%) Microservices
8 9 (14.75%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (14.75%) Use Case
8 9 (14.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (13.11%) Metadata Management
9 8 (13.11%) Software Delivery
9 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
9 8 (13.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) Java
2 15 (24.59%) Python
3 11 (18.03%) SQL
4 9 (14.75%) Shell Script
5 8 (13.11%) Bash Shell
6 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.92%) PHP
7 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.28%) C#
9 1 (1.64%) ES6
9 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) ISEB
2 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.64%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) GCP
2 5 (8.20%) WCAG
3 3 (4.92%) QA
4 1 (1.64%) PSD2
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Kubernetes
2 7 (11.48%) Ansible
2 7 (11.48%) Terraform
3 6 (9.84%) BladeLogic
4 5 (8.20%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Google
1 7 (11.48%) SaltStack
2 6 (9.84%) Atlassian
2 6 (9.84%) HP
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.28%) Informatica
6 1 (1.64%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) MuleSoft