Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 21 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
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 22 19
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 4.00% 1.96% 5.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.05% 14.29% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £313 £331 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.66% +20.45% -15.06%
10th Percentile £281 £310 £263
90th Percentile £362 £351 £288
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £313 £275
% change year-on-year +12.00% +13.64% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - £30.00 -

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 19.00% 13.73% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 5
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £350 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% -15.06%
10th Percentile £273 £285 £250
90th Percentile £475 £360 £304
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £288
% change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04% -7.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +50.00% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Stoke-on-Trent

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JIRA in Stoke-on-Trent.

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 21 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Back Office
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) AccuRev
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AccuRev
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin