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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 37 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 13 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.45% 0.92% -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.40% 4.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
Median daily rate £495 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.55% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 97 87 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 25.73% 20.09% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 66 11
Median daily rate £450 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £655 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield citing JIRA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Sheffield

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 27 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 25 (69.44%) Confluence
3 21 (58.33%) DevOps
4 18 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 17 (47.22%) GitHub
6 12 (33.33%) Ansible
6 12 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (27.78%) Unix
8 10 (27.78%) Puppet
9 9 (25.00%) Maven
9 9 (25.00%) Banking
9 9 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (22.22%) Vagrant
10 8 (22.22%) SQL
10 8 (22.22%) Selenium
11 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (19.44%) XML
11 7 (19.44%) Big Data
11 7 (19.44%) SDLC
11 7 (19.44%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (16.67%) Salt
12 6 (16.67%) Python
12 6 (16.67%) Finance
13 5 (13.89%) Ab Initio
13 5 (13.89%) Informatica
13 5 (13.89%) DataStage
13 5 (13.89%) Linux
13 5 (13.89%) ETL
13 5 (13.89%) SAS

JIRA
Top Related 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 (69.44%) Confluence
2 5 (13.89%) Apache Spark
2 5 (13.89%) SAS
3 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.78%) CMS
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Liferay
4 1 (2.78%) nginx
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (47.22%) GitHub
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.78%) CloudFront
3 1 (2.78%) IaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Big Data
2 5 (13.89%) Apache Hive
2 5 (13.89%) DataStage
2 5 (13.89%) Hadoop
2 5 (13.89%) HBase
3 4 (11.11%) Data Lake
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) Pentaho
4 2 (5.56%) Redis
4 2 (5.56%) Spark SQL
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 27 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 18 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (25.00%) Maven
4 8 (22.22%) Selenium
4 8 (22.22%) Vagrant
5 7 (19.44%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (8.33%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
7 2 (5.56%) SonarQube
7 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.78%) git-flow
8 1 (2.78%) Gradle
8 1 (2.78%) JUnit
8 1 (2.78%) Mockito
8 1 (2.78%) Spock
General
1 9 (25.00%) Banking
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Big Data Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Data Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) ETL Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.33%) jQuery
2 3 (8.33%) Middleware
3 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.56%) Apache Tez
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) LINQ
4 1 (2.78%) Ajax
4 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.78%) JDBC
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Unix
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) DevOps
2 12 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (19.44%) SDLC
6 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
6 5 (13.89%) ETL
6 5 (13.89%) MapReduce
7 3 (8.33%) Software Delivery
8 2 (5.56%) CRM
8 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Modelling
8 2 (5.56%) IT Strategy
8 2 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (5.56%) MVC
8 2 (5.56%) Scrum
8 2 (5.56%) TDD
9 1 (2.78%) Content Management
9 1 (2.78%) Data Management
9 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Python
3 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) C
4 3 (8.33%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) ECMAScript
6 1 (2.78%) ES6
6 1 (2.78%) Korn
6 1 (2.78%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) CCA
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
1 3 (8.33%) HDFS
2 1 (2.78%) Shibboleth
2 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) Ansible
2 10 (27.78%) Puppet
3 6 (16.67%) Salt
4 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.78%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Ab Initio
1 5 (13.89%) Informatica
2 4 (11.11%) MuleSoft
2 4 (11.11%) Splunk
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.56%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.78%) New Relic
4 1 (2.78%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.78%) Solace
4 1 (2.78%) WSO2
4 1 (2.78%) Zend