Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 23 34
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 +19
Contract jobs citing JIRA 5 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.20% 3.27% 3.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.24% 30.00% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 18
Warrington median daily rate £625 £535 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.82% +18.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £390 £525 £300
90th Percentile £663 £575 £519
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £465 £425
% change year-on-year -19.35% +9.41% -
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 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 12.78% 10.91% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 32
Warrington median daily rate £478 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.50% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £351 £331
90th Percentile £663 £575 £500
Cheshire median daily rate £405 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -1.22% +2.50% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Warrington median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.63% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +40.63% -17.95% +4.00%

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

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Warrington over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Confluence
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Velocity
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Gatling
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Workshop Facilitation
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management

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 5 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Gatling
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Agile Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Velocity
2 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared