Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 44 45
Rank change year-on-year +14 +1 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 33 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 5.36% 2.86% 3.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.67% 19.59% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 41 19
Sheffield median daily rate £413 £625 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +19.05% +11.41%
10th Percentile £225 £331 £388
90th Percentile £493 £638 £578
South Yorkshire median daily rate £414 £580 £513
% change year-on-year -28.66% +13.17% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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 101 97 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 16.40% 14.59% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 77 127
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £400 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -10.61% +5.29%
10th Percentile £289 £306 £355
90th Percentile £586 £638 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £396 £425
% change year-on-year +7.26% -6.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 15 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 14 (42.42%) Confluence
4 12 (36.36%) Linux
4 12 (36.36%) DevOps
5 11 (33.33%) Java
5 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 10 (30.30%) SQL
7 9 (27.27%) Maven
7 9 (27.27%) Selenium
8 8 (24.24%) BDD
8 8 (24.24%) Unix
8 8 (24.24%) GitHub
9 7 (21.21%) SDLC
9 7 (21.21%) API Testing
9 7 (21.21%) Oracle
9 7 (21.21%) TDD
10 6 (18.18%) QA
10 6 (18.18%) WebDriver
10 6 (18.18%) Windows
10 6 (18.18%) Python
10 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (15.15%) Finance
11 5 (15.15%) Scrum
11 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
11 5 (15.15%) XML
11 5 (15.15%) Puppet
11 5 (15.15%) Kanban
11 5 (15.15%) Deployment Automation

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 14 (42.42%) Confluence
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.06%) nginx
3 2 (6.06%) SAS
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) GitHub
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.06%) Slack
4 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) PuTTY
2 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Skype
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) Base SAS
3 2 (6.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) Blockchain
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 15 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 9 (27.27%) Maven
2 9 (27.27%) Selenium
3 6 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 4 (12.12%) IntelliJ
5 3 (9.09%) GitLab
5 3 (9.09%) JUnit
5 3 (9.09%) Sinon.JS
6 2 (6.06%) Artifactory
6 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
7 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.03%) Gatling
7 1 (3.03%) SonarQube
7 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (3.03%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Automation Test Lead
6 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Data Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Project Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) React Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) XML
2 4 (12.12%) REST
3 3 (9.09%) .NET
3 3 (9.09%) Gherkin
3 3 (9.09%) JSON
3 3 (9.09%) XSLT
4 2 (6.06%) Anaconda
4 2 (6.06%) Chai
4 2 (6.06%) Jest
4 2 (6.06%) NHibernate
5 1 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (3.03%) Kafka
5 1 (3.03%) Node.js
5 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) Spring
5 1 (3.03%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.03%) Spring Security
5 1 (3.03%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) PMI
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Unix
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) DevOps
3 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 8 (24.24%) BDD
5 7 (21.21%) API Testing
5 7 (21.21%) SDLC
5 7 (21.21%) TDD
6 5 (15.15%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (15.15%) Kanban
6 5 (15.15%) Scrum
7 4 (12.12%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) API Development
8 3 (9.09%) Data Science
8 3 (9.09%) Decision-Making
8 3 (9.09%) SOA
8 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
8 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) Python
4 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.09%) ES6
6 3 (9.09%) XPath
7 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.06%) C#
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
7 2 (6.06%) R
7 2 (6.06%) VBA
8 1 (3.03%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) APMG
2 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.06%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
2 4 (12.12%) Ansible
3 3 (9.09%) Kibana
4 2 (6.06%) Grafana
4 2 (6.06%) Terraform
5 1 (3.03%) Graylog
5 1 (3.03%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.03%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (3.03%) F5
3 1 (3.03%) Pega
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.03%) Splunk
3 1 (3.03%) Tableau