Period
to 21 September 2019

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 6 months to 21 September 2019 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 45 40
Rank change year-on-year +18 -5 +33
Contract jobs citing JIRA 249 226 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.27% 4.52% 4.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.25% 20.07% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 157 170
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.19% +3.29%
10th Percentile £300 £314 £300
90th Percentile £588 £554 £577
England median daily rate £475 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.70% +3.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £27.94 £100.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.06% - -
England median hourly rate £36.63 £44.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year -17.00% +10.31% -5.88%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 772 1,126 819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.43% 22.52% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 750 589
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -1.84%
10th Percentile £308 £310 £305
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £41.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.66% +6.41% +194.34%
10th Percentile £23.30 £19.86 £21.50
90th Percentile £46.76 £43.25 £41.40
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Yorkshire

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in Yorkshire

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 September 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +11 125 £450 +5.88% 30
South Yorkshire +6 103 £450 +12.50% 14
North Yorkshire +16 11 £323 - 7
East Yorkshire 0 1 £300 -44.57% 1
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 162 (65.06%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (51.00%) Confluence
3 107 (42.97%) Jenkins
4 96 (38.55%) Scrum
5 79 (31.73%) Git (software)
6 78 (31.33%) Finance
7 77 (30.92%) SQL
8 75 (30.12%) GitHub
8 75 (30.12%) DevOps
9 67 (26.91%) Kanban
10 66 (26.51%) Python
11 63 (25.30%) Analytics
12 62 (24.90%) Test Automation
13 59 (23.69%) Java
14 56 (22.49%) GCP
15 55 (22.09%) AWS
16 52 (20.88%) REST
17 51 (20.48%) Sonatype Nexus
18 49 (19.68%) JSON
19 45 (18.07%) Maven
20 44 (17.67%) Banking
21 40 (16.06%) Spring
21 40 (16.06%) Splunk
21 40 (16.06%) Slack
22 39 (15.66%) Linux
23 38 (15.26%) Google
23 38 (15.26%) Selenium
24 37 (14.86%) BigQuery
24 37 (14.86%) Docker
25 36 (14.46%) Continuous Integration

JIRA
Co-occurring 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
1 127 (51.00%) Confluence
2 19 (7.63%) SAS
3 14 (5.62%) Cloud Foundry
3 14 (5.62%) Mule
4 13 (5.22%) Apache
5 9 (3.61%) Anypoint
5 9 (3.61%) Jupyter
5 9 (3.61%) OpenStack
6 8 (3.21%) IIS
7 7 (2.81%) Apache ServiceMix
7 7 (2.81%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.20%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.80%) JBoss
9 2 (0.80%) nginx
9 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.40%) CMS
10 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
Applications
1 11 (4.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.80%) SPSS
5 2 (0.80%) Stata
6 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.61%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.40%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 75 (30.12%) GitHub
2 56 (22.49%) GCP
3 55 (22.09%) AWS
4 40 (16.06%) Slack
5 26 (10.44%) Azure
6 10 (4.02%) npm
7 8 (3.21%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (2.81%) Amazon S3
8 7 (2.81%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (2.81%) Office 365
8 7 (2.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (2.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (2.41%) BrowserStack
10 5 (2.01%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (1.61%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (1.61%) OneDrive
12 3 (1.20%) Amazon ECS
12 3 (1.20%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.21%) Internet
1 8 (3.21%) TCP/IP
1 8 (3.21%) Unified Communications
1 8 (3.21%) VoIP
2 6 (2.41%) Bluetooth
2 6 (2.41%) Ethernet
2 6 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.20%) HTTP
3 3 (1.20%) OpenVPN
4 2 (0.80%) DVB
4 2 (0.80%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.40%) CTI
5 1 (0.40%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.40%) Wireless
5 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.40%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.86%) BigQuery
2 25 (10.04%) Big Data
3 24 (9.64%) Qlik Sense
3 24 (9.64%) SQL Server
4 17 (6.83%) Hadoop
5 15 (6.02%) QlikView
6 13 (5.22%) Pentaho
7 11 (4.42%) DB2
8 10 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (3.61%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (3.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (3.21%) MySQL
11 5 (2.01%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.80%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 107 (42.97%) Jenkins
2 79 (31.73%) Git (software)
3 51 (20.48%) Sonatype Nexus
4 45 (18.07%) Maven
5 38 (15.26%) Selenium
6 26 (10.44%) JUnit
7 24 (9.64%) Cucumber
7 24 (9.64%) Mockito
8 17 (6.83%) Xcode
9 13 (5.22%) Gradle
10 11 (4.42%) Bitbucket
11 9 (3.61%) WebDriver
12 8 (3.21%) Rational Team Concert
13 7 (2.81%) SonarQube
14 6 (2.41%) ClearCase
14 6 (2.41%) ClearQuest
14 6 (2.41%) Redmine
15 5 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (2.01%) JMeter
16 4 (1.61%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 78 (31.33%) Finance
2 44 (17.67%) Banking
3 22 (8.84%) Financial Institution
4 12 (4.82%) Retail
5 11 (4.42%) Public Sector
6 8 (3.21%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.80%) Brand Awareness
8 2 (0.80%) Electronics
8 2 (0.80%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Local Government
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 96 (38.55%) Developer
2 36 (14.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (11.24%) Analyst
4 25 (10.04%) Python Developer
5 13 (5.22%) iOS Developer
5 13 (5.22%) Lead Developer
6 12 (4.82%) Android Developer
6 12 (4.82%) Python Engineer
6 12 (4.82%) Software Engineer
7 11 (4.42%) Test Analyst
8 10 (4.02%) Digital Analyst
8 10 (4.02%) SQL Developer
9 9 (3.61%) Business Analyst
9 9 (3.61%) Consultant
9 9 (3.61%) Java Developer
9 9 (3.61%) Tester
10 8 (3.21%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (2.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (2.81%) Technical Leader
12 6 (2.41%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (20.88%) REST
2 49 (19.68%) JSON
3 40 (16.06%) Spring
4 34 (13.65%) Node.js
5 30 (12.05%) Spring Boot
6 17 (6.83%) Web Services
7 15 (6.02%) Anaconda
7 15 (6.02%) React
8 13 (5.22%) Enzyme
8 13 (5.22%) Jest
8 13 (5.22%) SOAP
8 13 (5.22%) Swagger
8 13 (5.22%) WireMock
9 12 (4.82%) jQuery
10 10 (4.02%) Express
10 10 (4.02%) Redux
11 9 (3.61%) NumPy
11 9 (3.61%) Pandas
11 9 (3.61%) PySpark
11 9 (3.61%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.44%) User Experience
2 22 (8.84%) Mobile App
3 16 (6.43%) Virtual Team
4 11 (4.42%) Mobile Banking
5 8 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.81%) NHS
7 6 (2.41%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.80%) Handset
10 2 (0.80%) IVR
10 2 (0.80%) STB
10 2 (0.80%) VUI
10 2 (0.80%) W3C
11 1 (0.40%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.40%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.40%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.66%) Linux
2 24 (9.64%) Apple iOS
3 21 (8.43%) Android
4 20 (8.03%) Windows
5 17 (6.83%) Unix
6 8 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.81%) SUSE
7 7 (2.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 6 (2.41%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (1.20%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.80%) CentOS
11 1 (0.40%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.40%) Solaris
11 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (65.06%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (38.55%) Scrum
3 75 (30.12%) DevOps
4 67 (26.91%) Kanban
5 63 (25.30%) Analytics
6 62 (24.90%) Test Automation
7 36 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (12.85%) Change Management
9 31 (12.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 27 (10.84%) Continuous Deployment
11 25 (10.04%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (9.64%) Release Management
13 23 (9.24%) Technical Leadership
14 21 (8.43%) iOS Development
14 21 (8.43%) Web Development
15 20 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (7.63%) Migration
17 18 (7.23%) Data Science
17 18 (7.23%) Identity Access Management
18 17 (6.83%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 77 (30.92%) SQL
2 66 (26.51%) Python
3 59 (23.69%) Java
4 36 (14.46%) JavaScript
5 28 (11.24%) Bash Shell
6 23 (9.24%) T-SQL
7 20 (8.03%) Java 8
7 20 (8.03%) R
8 19 (7.63%) Apple Swift
9 17 (6.83%) PHP
10 13 (5.22%) PowerShell
10 13 (5.22%) Shell Script
11 12 (4.82%) PL/SQL
12 10 (4.02%) C
12 10 (4.02%) ES6
13 7 (2.81%) AWK
13 7 (2.81%) C#
14 6 (2.41%) C++
14 6 (2.41%) Embedded C
15 5 (2.01%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (6.83%) Degree
2 7 (2.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.20%) ISEB
3 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.80%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.80%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.40%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.83%) QA
2 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.80%) GDPR
3 2 (0.80%) HL7
3 2 (0.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.40%) WCAG
System Software
1 37 (14.86%) Docker
2 17 (6.83%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.80%) HDFS
3 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (13.25%) Ansible
2 21 (8.43%) Kubernetes
3 11 (4.42%) Puppet
4 10 (4.02%) Terraform
4 10 (4.02%) WMI
5 7 (2.81%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (2.01%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (2.01%) Jamf Pro
7 4 (1.61%) Grafana
7 4 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.61%) Prometheus
8 3 (1.20%) FreeIPA
8 3 (1.20%) Packer
9 2 (0.80%) Consul
9 2 (0.80%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.40%) Rancher
Vendors
1 40 (16.06%) Splunk
2 38 (15.26%) Google
3 32 (12.85%) Oracle
4 28 (11.24%) AppDynamics
5 19 (7.63%) MuleSoft
6 14 (5.62%) Microsoft
7 13 (5.22%) SAP
8 10 (4.02%) Blue Coat
8 10 (4.02%) F5
9 8 (3.21%) IBM
10 7 (2.81%) Adobe
10 7 (2.81%) ForgeRock
10 7 (2.81%) Red Hat
11 6 (2.41%) Tableau
12 4 (1.61%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.61%) Black Duck
12 4 (1.61%) HP
13 3 (1.20%) VMware
14 2 (0.80%) Omniture
14 2 (0.80%) Xamarin