The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 35 53 97
Rank change year-on-year +18 +44  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 65 63 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.87% 3.25% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.34% 19.44% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 49 7
Median daily rate £450 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +25.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £315 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £610 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +0.12% +9.58%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 291 324 284
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 21.81% 16.74% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 231 185
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in West Yorkshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in West Yorkshire

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JIRA in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in West Yorkshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Leeds +17 51 £450 +5.88% 12
Bradford - 10 £538 -
Halifax - 1 £396 -
JIRA
Yorkshire

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 75 (63.56%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (56.78%) Confluence
3 66 (55.93%) Java
4 64 (54.24%) Jenkins
5 53 (44.92%) Git (software)
6 49 (41.53%) Open Source
7 47 (39.83%) HTML
8 46 (38.98%) Python
9 44 (37.29%) Scrum
9 44 (37.29%) JSON
10 41 (34.75%) Spring
11 40 (33.90%) Linux
12 38 (32.20%) RESTful
13 35 (29.66%) JavaScript
13 35 (29.66%) TDD
14 33 (27.97%) Ruby
15 31 (26.27%) HTML5
15 31 (26.27%) Cucumber
16 29 (24.58%) Scala
16 29 (24.58%) Selenium
16 29 (24.58%) Django
17 28 (23.73%) Puppet
17 28 (23.73%) NoSQL
17 28 (23.73%) REST
18 27 (22.88%) BDD
18 27 (22.88%) Software Engineering
19 26 (22.03%) CSS
20 24 (20.34%) Play Framework
21 23 (19.49%) Microservices
21 23 (19.49%) Kanban

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 67 (56.78%) Confluence
2 6 (5.08%) Apache
2 6 (5.08%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (5.08%) nginx
3 3 (2.54%) CMS
4 2 (1.69%) Tornado
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.85%) Drupal
5 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) HipChat
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.24%) GitHub
3 5 (4.24%) Slack
4 3 (2.54%) CloudBees
4 3 (2.54%) IaaS
4 3 (2.54%) OpenShift
4 3 (2.54%) PaaS
5 2 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.69%) Office 365
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.85%) Trello
6 1 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.17%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) DNS
2 1 (0.85%) Firewall
2 1 (0.85%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.73%) NoSQL
2 22 (18.64%) MongoDB
3 20 (16.95%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.08%) MySQL
5 5 (4.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.24%) Riak
6 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.54%) Redis
7 1 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.85%) Big Data
7 1 (0.85%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 64 (54.24%) Jenkins
2 53 (44.92%) Git (software)
3 31 (26.27%) Cucumber
4 29 (24.58%) Selenium
5 15 (12.71%) JUnit
5 15 (12.71%) Subversion
6 11 (9.32%) JMeter
7 10 (8.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (8.47%) Eclipse
7 10 (8.47%) Maven
8 8 (6.78%) WebDriver
9 7 (5.93%) Visual Studio
10 6 (5.08%) Gatling
11 5 (4.24%) Android Studio
11 5 (4.24%) SonarQube
12 4 (3.39%) HP UFT
13 3 (2.54%) Hudson
13 3 (2.54%) IntelliJ
13 3 (2.54%) LoadRunner
13 3 (2.54%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (12.71%) Retail
2 12 (10.17%) Finance
3 7 (5.93%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.08%) Marketing
5 4 (3.39%) Banking
5 4 (3.39%) Electronics
6 3 (2.54%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 41 (34.75%) Developer
2 22 (18.64%) Architect
3 19 (16.10%) Analyst
4 15 (12.71%) Java Developer
5 13 (11.02%) Business Analyst
6 12 (10.17%) Software Engineer
7 11 (9.32%) Java Architect
7 11 (9.32%) Technical Architect
8 10 (8.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (7.63%) Scala Developer
10 8 (6.78%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (5.08%) Java Technical Architect
11 6 (5.08%) Tester
12 5 (4.24%) Agile Business Analyst
12 5 (4.24%) Digital Analyst
12 5 (4.24%) Digital Business Analyst
12 5 (4.24%) Java Engineer
12 5 (4.24%) Java Software Engineer
12 5 (4.24%) Test Analyst
13 4 (3.39%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (39.83%) HTML
2 44 (37.29%) JSON
3 41 (34.75%) Spring
4 38 (32.20%) RESTful
5 31 (26.27%) HTML5
6 29 (24.58%) Django
7 28 (23.73%) REST
8 26 (22.03%) CSS
9 24 (20.34%) Play Framework
10 17 (14.41%) CSS3
11 16 (13.56%) Spring MVC
12 15 (12.71%) Ajax
12 15 (12.71%) Guice
12 15 (12.71%) Ruby on Rails
13 9 (7.63%) AngularJS
14 8 (6.78%) .NET
15 7 (5.93%) SOAP
16 6 (5.08%) Middleware
16 6 (5.08%) Node.js
16 6 (5.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.64%) User Experience
2 8 (6.78%) Driving Licence
3 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.08%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.08%) Social Media
4 5 (4.24%) Tandem
5 4 (3.39%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.54%) Wiki
7 2 (1.69%) Clustering
7 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.69%) Derivative
7 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (33.90%) Linux
2 11 (9.32%) Android
3 9 (7.63%) Windows
4 6 (5.08%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.24%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.24%) Unix
6 4 (3.39%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (1.69%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.85%) VMS
8 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (63.56%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (41.53%) Open Source
3 44 (37.29%) Scrum
4 35 (29.66%) TDD
5 27 (22.88%) BDD
5 27 (22.88%) Software Engineering
6 23 (19.49%) Kanban
6 23 (19.49%) Microservices
7 21 (17.80%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (15.25%) MVC
9 17 (14.41%) Automated Testing
10 15 (12.71%) Configuration Management
10 15 (12.71%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (11.02%) Mentoring
12 12 (10.17%) DevOps
12 12 (10.17%) OO
13 11 (9.32%) Business Analysis
13 11 (9.32%) User Stories
14 10 (8.47%) Front End Development
14 10 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 66 (55.93%) Java
2 46 (38.98%) Python
3 35 (29.66%) JavaScript
4 33 (27.97%) Ruby
5 29 (24.58%) Scala
6 17 (14.41%) SQL
7 14 (11.86%) C#
8 8 (6.78%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.08%) C++
9 6 (5.08%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.24%) C
10 5 (4.24%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.54%) Apple Swift
11 3 (2.54%) Korn
11 3 (2.54%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.69%) PHP
13 1 (0.85%) Groovy
13 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.54%) Degree
2 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.85%) ISEB
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) FATCA
2 2 (1.69%) HL7
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (11.02%) Docker
2 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (23.73%) Puppet
2 19 (16.10%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (7.63%) Ansible
4 3 (2.54%) vRealize
5 2 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.69%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.69%) Rancher
6 1 (0.85%) SCCM
6 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (16.10%) Google
2 11 (9.32%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.08%) Splunk
4 5 (4.24%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.24%) IBM
5 4 (3.39%) hybris
5 4 (3.39%) VMware
6 3 (2.54%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.69%) Oracle
7 2 (1.69%) Solace
8 1 (0.85%) Adobe
8 1 (0.85%) Brocade
8 1 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.85%) Dell
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (0.85%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.85%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago