Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 31 54
Rank change year-on-year +7 +23 -5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 8 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.91% 3.93% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.59% 42.50% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 1
Warrington median daily rate £535 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.89% +5.88% +63.46%
10th Percentile £525 £300 £413
90th Percentile £575 £519 £438
Cheshire median daily rate £458 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +7.65% - +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £39.00 -

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 Warrington with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 29 40 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 10.55% 9.24% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 64
Warrington median daily rate £488 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% +6.25% +25.00%
10th Percentile £328 £328 £313
90th Percentile £575 £533 £540
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +12.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate £32.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -17.95% +4.00% +10.29%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Warrington region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) HTTP
1 8 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (100.00%) Clustering
1 8 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) nginx
1 8 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (100.00%) Confluence
1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) Docker
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
1 8 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 8 (100.00%) Coaching
1 8 (100.00%) Microservices
1 8 (100.00%) SonarQube
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) Slack
2 7 (87.50%) LEMP Stack
2 7 (87.50%) Rancher
2 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (87.50%) Xen
2 7 (87.50%) Kubernetes
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) MongoDB

JIRA
Co-occurring 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 8 (100.00%) Confluence
1 8 (100.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Slack
2 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Senior DevOps
1 8 (100.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Coaching
1 8 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
1 8 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 8 (100.00%) Microservices
1 8 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Kanban
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Docker
2 7 (87.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) Kubernetes
2 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (87.50%) Rancher
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Terraform