Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 31 May 2020 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 35 21
Rank change year-on-year +29 -14 -9
Contract jobs citing JIRA 6 1 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Worcestershire 11.76% 0.42% 2.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 85.71% 1.56% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £475 - £320
10th Percentile £463 - £192
90th Percentile £488 - £340
West Midlands median daily rate £428 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -4.89% +2.86% -1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £47.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +90.00% -24.24%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7 64 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 13.73% 27.00% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 33 13
Median daily rate £463 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £451 £326 £252
90th Percentile £484 £450 £470
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +1.45% -15.85% +26.15%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Worcestershire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Worcestershire.

Daily rate trend for JIRA in Worcestershire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Malvern - 6 £475 - 1
JIRA
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Confluence
2 5 (83.33%) Azure
2 5 (83.33%) AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Workflow
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Terraform
3 4 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (66.67%) Public Cloud
3 4 (66.67%) IaaS
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 6 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) AWS
1 5 (83.33%) Azure
2 4 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Python Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Workflow
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian