Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 47 43
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -4
Contract jobs citing JIRA 19 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.81% 3.53% 3.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.45% 19.77% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 21
Sheffield median daily rate £625 £525 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% +12.30% +62.61%
10th Percentile £331 £388 £315
90th Percentile £638 £578 £538
South Yorkshire median daily rate £580 £513 £459
% change year-on-year +13.17% +11.72% +52.92%
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 103 172 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 15.21% 17.86% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 132 111
Sheffield median daily rate £410 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.34% +4.12% +41.67%
10th Percentile £306 £343 £313
90th Percentile £638 £575 £538
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +41.67%
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 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 14 (73.68%) Confluence
2 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
3 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
4 10 (52.63%) DevOps
4 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
4 10 (52.63%) Coaching
4 10 (52.63%) Microservices
4 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
4 10 (52.63%) Slack
5 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
6 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (42.11%) nginx
6 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (42.11%) Puppet
6 8 (42.11%) Static Code Analysis
6 8 (42.11%) SonarQube
6 8 (42.11%) Docker
6 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (42.11%) Clustering
6 8 (42.11%) Load Balancing
6 8 (42.11%) Python
6 8 (42.11%) HTTP
6 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
6 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
7 7 (36.84%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (31.58%) Xen
9 5 (26.32%) TDD
9 5 (26.32%) SQL
9 5 (26.32%) MySQL

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 (73.68%) Confluence
2 8 (42.11%) nginx
3 2 (10.53%) CMS
3 2 (10.53%) WordPress
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Slack
2 2 (10.53%) GitHub
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
2 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
3 8 (42.11%) SonarQube
4 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium
4 2 (10.53%) Subversion
4 2 (10.53%) Zephyr
5 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
5 1 (5.26%) Maven
5 1 (5.26%) Protractor
General
1 2 (10.53%) Billing
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (26.32%) Lead DevOps
3 5 (26.32%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Release Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.26%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Ajax
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) Node.js
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) XHTML
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) JSP
3 1 (5.26%) LAMP
3 1 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) Robotics
2 1 (5.26%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Coaching
1 10 (52.63%) DevOps
1 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
1 10 (52.63%) Microservices
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
2 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (42.11%) Load Balancing
2 8 (42.11%) Static Code Analysis
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (26.32%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) BDD
5 4 (21.05%) Open Source
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) SFIA
6 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
2 8 (42.11%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) PHP 5
7 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Docker
2 6 (31.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (42.11%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.26%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Zend
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Pega
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.26%) Splunk