The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
England / Yorkshire
Rank 45 69 123
Rank change year-on-year +24 +54  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 90 76 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.23% 2.68% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.36% 16.45% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 59 8
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 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £580 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.12% +6.66%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 442 462 364
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.76% 16.27% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 331 239
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 £295 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Yorkshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Yorkshire

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in Yorkshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
West Yorkshire +13 65 £450 +5.88% 13
South Yorkshire +11 19 £495 +29.83% 4
North Yorkshire +7 5 £400 -21.95% 1
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 102 (58.29%) Jenkins
2 100 (57.14%) Confluence
3 97 (55.43%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (45.71%) Git (software)
5 77 (44.00%) Java
6 53 (30.29%) Python
7 50 (28.57%) HTML
7 50 (28.57%) Open Source
8 49 (28.00%) Scrum
9 47 (26.86%) Linux
9 47 (26.86%) Selenium
10 46 (26.29%) JSON
11 44 (25.14%) DevOps
12 43 (24.57%) Spring
13 42 (24.00%) JavaScript
14 40 (22.86%) RESTful
15 39 (22.29%) Puppet
15 39 (22.29%) TDD
16 37 (21.14%) Cucumber
17 36 (20.57%) Ruby
18 33 (18.86%) HTML5
19 31 (17.71%) Scala
20 30 (17.14%) BDD
20 30 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
21 29 (16.57%) Django
21 29 (16.57%) Software Engineering
21 29 (16.57%) CSS
21 29 (16.57%) NoSQL
21 29 (16.57%) REST
22 28 (16.00%) SQL

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 100 (57.14%) Confluence
2 7 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (4.00%) nginx
3 6 (3.43%) Apache
4 5 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.86%) SAS
5 4 (2.29%) CMS
6 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.14%) Tornado
6 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.14%) WordPress
7 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.57%) Drupal
7 1 (0.57%) IIS
7 1 (0.57%) Liferay
7 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.57%) HipChat
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.86%) GitHub
2 10 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.86%) Slack
5 4 (2.29%) IaaS
6 3 (1.71%) CloudBees
6 3 (1.71%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.71%) PaaS
7 2 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.14%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.14%) Office 365
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.57%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.86%) HTTP
2 2 (1.14%) Firewall
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) Network Security
3 1 (0.57%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.57%) NoSQL
2 22 (12.57%) MongoDB
3 20 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.14%) MySQL
4 9 (5.14%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.57%) Big Data
6 5 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.86%) Apache Hive
6 5 (2.86%) DataStage
6 5 (2.86%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.86%) HBase
6 5 (2.86%) Redis
6 5 (2.86%) Riak
7 4 (2.29%) Data Lake
8 3 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.14%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.14%) Spark SQL
10 1 (0.57%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 102 (58.29%) Jenkins
2 80 (45.71%) Git (software)
3 47 (26.86%) Selenium
4 37 (21.14%) Cucumber
5 19 (10.86%) Maven
6 16 (9.14%) JUnit
6 16 (9.14%) Subversion
7 15 (8.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (6.29%) JMeter
8 11 (6.29%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (5.71%) Eclipse
9 10 (5.71%) Visual Studio
9 10 (5.71%) WebDriver
10 8 (4.57%) SonarQube
10 8 (4.57%) Vagrant
11 7 (4.00%) TeamCity
12 6 (3.43%) Gatling
13 5 (2.86%) Android Studio
14 4 (2.29%) Calabash
14 4 (2.29%) git-flow
General
1 18 (10.29%) Finance
1 18 (10.29%) Retail
2 13 (7.43%) Banking
3 7 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.43%) Marketing
5 4 (2.29%) Electronics
6 3 (1.71%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.14%) German Language
8 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (27.43%) Developer
2 33 (18.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (15.43%) Analyst
4 22 (12.57%) Architect
5 16 (9.14%) Java Developer
6 15 (8.57%) Business Analyst
7 12 (6.86%) Software Engineer
8 11 (6.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (6.29%) Java Architect
8 11 (6.29%) Technical Architect
9 9 (5.14%) Scala Developer
10 8 (4.57%) Tester
11 7 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
12 6 (3.43%) Automation Engineer
12 6 (3.43%) Java Technical Architect
13 5 (2.86%) Consultant
13 5 (2.86%) Data Analyst
13 5 (2.86%) Digital Business Analyst
13 5 (2.86%) Java Software Engineer
13 5 (2.86%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (28.57%) HTML
2 46 (26.29%) JSON
3 43 (24.57%) Spring
4 40 (22.86%) RESTful
5 33 (18.86%) HTML5
6 29 (16.57%) CSS
6 29 (16.57%) Django
6 29 (16.57%) REST
7 24 (13.71%) Play Framework
8 19 (10.86%) CSS3
9 17 (9.71%) Spring MVC
10 16 (9.14%) Ajax
11 15 (8.57%) Guice
11 15 (8.57%) Ruby on Rails
12 13 (7.43%) .NET
12 13 (7.43%) XML
13 10 (5.71%) Middleware
14 9 (5.14%) AngularJS
15 8 (4.57%) Gherkin
15 8 (4.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.71%) User Experience
2 9 (5.14%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.57%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.43%) Social Media
5 5 (2.86%) Tandem
6 4 (2.29%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.71%) Wiki
8 2 (1.14%) Clustering
8 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.14%) Derivative
8 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.57%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.57%) NHS
9 1 (0.57%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.57%) STB
Operating Systems
1 47 (26.86%) Linux
2 15 (8.57%) Unix
3 12 (6.86%) Android
3 12 (6.86%) Windows
4 6 (3.43%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (1.14%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.57%) CentOS
8 1 (0.57%) VMS
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (55.43%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (28.57%) Open Source
3 49 (28.00%) Scrum
4 44 (25.14%) DevOps
5 39 (22.29%) TDD
6 30 (17.14%) BDD
6 30 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (16.57%) Software Engineering
8 27 (15.43%) Configuration Management
9 26 (14.86%) Continuous Delivery
9 26 (14.86%) Kanban
10 24 (13.71%) Microservices
11 22 (12.57%) MVC
12 18 (10.29%) Automated Testing
13 15 (8.57%) User Stories
14 14 (8.00%) Mentoring
15 13 (7.43%) OO
15 13 (7.43%) SDLC
16 11 (6.29%) Data Modelling
16 11 (6.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 77 (44.00%) Java
2 53 (30.29%) Python
3 42 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 36 (20.57%) Ruby
5 31 (17.71%) Scala
6 28 (16.00%) SQL
7 19 (10.86%) C#
8 10 (5.71%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.57%) C
10 7 (4.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.43%) C++
11 6 (3.43%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.86%) PHP
13 4 (2.29%) Korn
13 4 (2.29%) Perl
14 3 (1.71%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.71%) Groovy
14 3 (1.71%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.14%) ES6
15 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.29%) Degree
2 3 (1.71%) CCA
3 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.57%) ISEB
4 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.71%) QA
2 3 (1.71%) FATCA
3 2 (1.14%) HL7
4 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (9.14%) Docker
2 3 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.71%) HDFS
3 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.57%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (22.29%) Puppet
2 23 (13.14%) Ansible
2 23 (13.14%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.43%) Salt
4 4 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.71%) vRealize
6 2 (1.14%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.14%) Rancher
7 1 (0.57%) Packer
7 1 (0.57%) SCCM
7 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (11.43%) Google
2 11 (6.29%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.71%) Splunk
4 7 (4.00%) Atlassian
4 7 (4.00%) IBM
5 5 (2.86%) Ab Initio
5 5 (2.86%) Informatica
5 5 (2.86%) MuleSoft
5 5 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.29%) hybris
6 4 (2.29%) Oracle
6 4 (2.29%) VMware
7 3 (1.71%) HP
7 3 (1.71%) Solace
7 3 (1.71%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.14%) Zend
9 1 (0.57%) Adobe
9 1 (0.57%) Brocade
9 1 (0.57%) Dell
9 1 (0.57%) IBM Sterling
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding
Oscar
Rate: £225 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago