The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 16 35 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 -  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.92% 4.01% -
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% 27.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £277 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.70% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £364
% change year-on-year +0.62% +9.96%  
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 Warrington with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 13 51 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 12.50% 14.61% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 32 5
Median daily rate £394 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £320 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
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 Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Warrington

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 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 Warrington region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Trello
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (33.33%) SFIA
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Trello
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SFIA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) HP