Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 45 57
Rank change year-on-year +29 +12 +1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 47 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 7.74% 2.74% 2.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 39.50% 16.33% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 10
Sheffield median daily rate £423 £535 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.03% +15.68% +2.78%
10th Percentile £221 £334 £313
90th Percentile £553 £645 £583
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £535 £450
% change year-on-year -25.23% +18.89% +5.88%
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 119 98 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 19.60% 16.78% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 71 140
Sheffield median daily rate £420 £393 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.01% -7.65% -
10th Percentile £263 £325 £335
90th Percentile £536 £638 £638
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +9.68% -8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 26 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (53.19%) Confluence
3 24 (51.06%) Jenkins
4 23 (48.94%) Java
5 22 (46.81%) Linux
6 21 (44.68%) Git (software)
7 20 (42.55%) DevOps
8 18 (38.30%) GitHub
9 16 (34.04%) Python
10 15 (31.91%) Scrum
11 13 (27.66%) Shell Script
11 13 (27.66%) Google Cloud Platform
12 12 (25.53%) Unix
12 12 (25.53%) Kanban
13 11 (23.40%) Bitbucket
14 10 (21.28%) Hadoop
14 10 (21.28%) SQL
15 9 (19.15%) Oracle
15 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
15 9 (19.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (19.15%) Big Data
15 9 (19.15%) Bash Shell
15 9 (19.15%) Docker
16 8 (17.02%) Ansible
16 8 (17.02%) Apache Spark
16 8 (17.02%) Kubernetes
16 8 (17.02%) Metadata Management
16 8 (17.02%) Terraform
16 8 (17.02%) Maven
16 8 (17.02%) Selenium

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 25 (53.19%) Confluence
2 8 (17.02%) Apache Spark
3 3 (6.38%) Apache
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.13%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 18 (38.30%) GitHub
2 13 (27.66%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.13%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.13%) Office 365
4 1 (2.13%) Slack
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) VPN
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) SMS
3 1 (2.13%) Intranet
3 1 (2.13%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.13%) Skype
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Hadoop
2 9 (19.15%) Big Data
3 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.26%) BigQuery
5 2 (4.26%) Flink
5 2 (4.26%) MySQL
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.13%) Base SAS
6 1 (2.13%) Bigtable
6 1 (2.13%) Blockchain
6 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 24 (51.06%) Jenkins
2 21 (44.68%) Git (software)
3 11 (23.40%) Bitbucket
4 9 (19.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (17.02%) Maven
5 8 (17.02%) Selenium
6 7 (14.89%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (10.64%) WebDriver
8 4 (8.51%) IntelliJ
8 4 (8.51%) Sinon.JS
9 2 (4.26%) Artifactory
9 2 (4.26%) GitLab
9 2 (4.26%) JUnit
9 2 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
10 1 (2.13%) Gatling
10 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (2.13%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Developer
2 7 (14.89%) Cloud Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Cloud Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Automation Test Lead
7 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.26%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Project Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) XML
2 4 (8.51%) JSON
2 4 (8.51%) XSLT
3 3 (6.38%) .NET
3 3 (6.38%) Chai
3 3 (6.38%) Jest
3 3 (6.38%) REST
4 2 (4.26%) Anaconda
4 2 (4.26%) Gherkin
4 2 (4.26%) NHibernate
5 1 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.13%) Kafka
5 1 (2.13%) Node.js
5 1 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.13%) Spring
5 1 (2.13%) Spring Batch
5 1 (2.13%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.13%) Spring Security
5 1 (2.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.26%) PMI
2 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Linux
2 12 (25.53%) Unix
3 5 (10.64%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) DevOps
3 15 (31.91%) Scrum
4 12 (25.53%) Kanban
5 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
6 8 (17.02%) Metadata Management
7 7 (14.89%) TDD
8 6 (12.77%) API Testing
8 6 (12.77%) BDD
8 6 (12.77%) SDLC
9 5 (10.64%) Analytics
9 5 (10.64%) Data Science
10 4 (8.51%) Deployment Automation
10 4 (8.51%) Exploratory Testing
10 4 (8.51%) Separation of Concerns
10 4 (8.51%) Single Responsibility Principle
10 4 (8.51%) Use Case
11 3 (6.38%) Software Delivery
11 3 (6.38%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) Java
2 16 (34.04%) Python
3 13 (27.66%) Shell Script
4 10 (21.28%) SQL
5 9 (19.15%) Bash Shell
6 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.51%) ES6
7 4 (8.51%) XPath
8 2 (4.26%) C#
8 2 (4.26%) PHP
8 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.26%) R
9 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) APMG
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
1 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.26%) PMP
1 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Ansible
1 8 (17.02%) Kubernetes
1 8 (17.02%) Terraform
2 3 (6.38%) Kibana
2 3 (6.38%) Puppet
3 2 (4.26%) BladeLogic
3 2 (4.26%) Grafana
4 1 (2.13%) Graylog
4 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) SaltStack
3 5 (10.64%) Google
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.38%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.26%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.13%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.13%) Splunk
7 1 (2.13%) Tableau