Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 46 48
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 +7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 21 40 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.53% 3.31% 2.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.10% 20.73% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 22 22
South Yorkshire median daily rate £580 £513 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.17% +11.72% +52.92%
10th Percentile £332 £316 £315
90th Percentile £638 £575 £536
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £32.00

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 116 193 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 13.98% 15.99% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 148 122
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +41.67%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £310
90th Percentile £638 £575 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £364
% change year-on-year - +13.40% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in South Yorkshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in South Yorkshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in South Yorkshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 19 £625 +19.05% 3
Doncaster +2 1 - - 1
JIRA
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 14 (66.67%) Confluence
2 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
3 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
4 10 (47.62%) DevOps
4 10 (47.62%) Mentoring
4 10 (47.62%) Coaching
4 10 (47.62%) Microservices
4 10 (47.62%) Slack
5 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
5 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
6 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (38.10%) nginx
6 8 (38.10%) Puppet
6 8 (38.10%) Static Code Analysis
6 8 (38.10%) Docker
6 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
6 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
6 8 (38.10%) Clustering
6 8 (38.10%) Python
6 8 (38.10%) HTTP
6 8 (38.10%) SonarQube
7 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
8 6 (28.57%) Xen
9 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (23.81%) TDD

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (66.67%) Confluence
2 8 (38.10%) nginx
3 2 (9.52%) CMS
3 2 (9.52%) WordPress
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Slack
2 2 (9.52%) GitHub
3 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
2 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
3 8 (38.10%) SonarQube
4 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.52%) Selenium
4 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 2 (9.52%) Zephyr
5 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.76%) Maven
5 1 (4.76%) Protractor
5 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.76%) YouTrack
General
1 2 (9.52%) Billing
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (23.81%) Lead DevOps
3 5 (23.81%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) JIRA Expert
6 1 (4.76%) PHP WordPress Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Release Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) UAT Test Lead
6 1 (4.76%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Ajax
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) Node.js
1 3 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) XHTML
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) JSP
3 1 (4.76%) LAMP
3 1 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Robotics
2 1 (4.76%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Debian
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Coaching
1 10 (47.62%) DevOps
1 10 (47.62%) Mentoring
1 10 (47.62%) Microservices
1 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
2 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
3 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
3 8 (38.10%) Static Code Analysis
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 4 (19.05%) BDD
7 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Open Source
7 4 (19.05%) Scrum
7 4 (19.05%) SFIA
8 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 8 (38.10%) Python
2 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) PHP 5
7 1 (4.76%) C#
7 1 (4.76%) Scala
7 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Docker
2 6 (28.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (38.10%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.76%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Zend
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) MuleSoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Pega
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.76%) Splunk