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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 39 50 43
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 19 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.11% 1.12% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.96% 6.32% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 1
Median daily rate £495 £381 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.83% +12.96%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.12% +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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 112 95 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 24.24% 17.69% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 71 25
Median daily rate £425 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +7.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £609 £453
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +10 13 £495 +36.55% 3
JIRA
Yorkshire

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 31 (72.09%) Jenkins
2 29 (67.44%) Confluence
3 25 (58.14%) DevOps
4 21 (48.84%) GitHub
5 18 (41.86%) Git (software)
6 13 (30.23%) Selenium
7 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (27.91%) Configuration Management
7 12 (27.91%) Ansible
8 11 (25.58%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (23.26%) Puppet
9 10 (23.26%) SQL
9 10 (23.26%) Unix
10 9 (20.93%) Banking
10 9 (20.93%) Maven
10 9 (20.93%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (18.60%) Vagrant
11 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (18.60%) XML
12 7 (16.28%) Big Data
12 7 (16.28%) SDLC
13 6 (13.95%) Salt
13 6 (13.95%) Python
13 6 (13.95%) Linux
13 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
13 6 (13.95%) Finance
14 5 (11.63%) Ab Initio
14 5 (11.63%) ETL
14 5 (11.63%) SAS
14 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling

JIRA
Top Related 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 29 (67.44%) Confluence
2 5 (11.63%) Apache Spark
2 5 (11.63%) SAS
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) Liferay
4 1 (2.33%) nginx
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (48.84%) GitHub
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.33%) CloudFront
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Big Data
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.63%) Apache Hive
3 5 (11.63%) DataStage
3 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.63%) HBase
4 4 (9.30%) Data Lake
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.65%) MySQL
6 2 (4.65%) Pentaho
6 2 (4.65%) Redis
6 2 (4.65%) Spark SQL
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (72.09%) Jenkins
2 18 (41.86%) Git (software)
3 13 (30.23%) Selenium
4 11 (25.58%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (20.93%) Maven
6 8 (18.60%) Vagrant
7 4 (9.30%) TeamCity
8 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (6.98%) Mercurial
8 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
9 2 (4.65%) SonarQube
10 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
10 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
10 1 (2.33%) git-flow
10 1 (2.33%) Gradle
10 1 (2.33%) JUnit
10 1 (2.33%) Mockito
10 1 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (2.33%) Spock
10 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.93%) Banking
2 6 (13.95%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Analyst
2 5 (11.63%) Big Data Analyst
2 5 (11.63%) Data Analyst
2 5 (11.63%) Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (4.65%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (4.65%) ETL Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (4.65%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) XML
2 5 (11.63%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.30%) jQuery
4 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (6.98%) Entity Framework
4 3 (6.98%) LINQ
4 3 (6.98%) Middleware
5 2 (4.65%) Apache Tez
5 2 (4.65%) CSS
5 2 (4.65%) Gherkin
5 2 (4.65%) HTML
5 2 (4.65%) Web Services
6 1 (2.33%) JMS
6 1 (2.33%) XHTML
6 1 (2.33%) XSD
6 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Unix
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) DevOps
2 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) Configuration Management
3 9 (20.93%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (16.28%) SDLC
6 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
6 5 (11.63%) ETL
6 5 (11.63%) MapReduce
7 3 (6.98%) CRM
7 3 (6.98%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (6.98%) MVC
7 3 (6.98%) Software Delivery
8 2 (4.65%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Modelling
8 2 (4.65%) IT Strategy
8 2 (4.65%) Scrum
8 2 (4.65%) TDD
8 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.33%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) Python
3 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) Java
5 3 (6.98%) C
5 3 (6.98%) C#
5 3 (6.98%) Perl
6 2 (4.65%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.33%) ECMAScript
7 1 (2.33%) ES6
7 1 (2.33%) Korn
7 1 (2.33%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) CCA
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) FATCA
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Docker
1 3 (6.98%) HDFS
2 1 (2.33%) Shibboleth
2 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) Ansible
2 10 (23.26%) Puppet
3 6 (13.95%) Salt
4 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Ab Initio
1 5 (11.63%) Informatica
2 4 (9.30%) MuleSoft
2 4 (9.30%) Splunk
3 3 (6.98%) Xamarin
4 2 (4.65%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) IBM
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) New Relic
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.33%) Solace
5 1 (2.33%) WSO2
5 1 (2.33%) Zend