The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
South East / Hampshire
Rank 66 64 99
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +35
Contract jobs citing JIRA 40 60 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.32% 3.27% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.43% 15.83% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 7
Median daily rate £369 £335 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.07% -13.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £279 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
217 379 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 12.59% 20.65% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 216 180
Median daily rate £425 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 9
Median hourly rate £41.25 £48.92 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% +30.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £37.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JIRA across the Hampshire region.

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Southampton +7 8 £450 +38.46% 1
Winchester -9 6 £294 -26.56%
Fareham -4 5 £500 +52.67% 3
Portsmouth -1 3 - -
Farnborough -2 2 £369 +34.09%
Basingstoke +7 1 £350 -12.50% 2
Andover -4 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £463 -
Hook - 1 £475 -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 57 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (35.19%) Security Cleared
3 37 (34.26%) Java
3 37 (34.26%) Scrum
4 35 (32.41%) ITIL
5 34 (31.48%) PostgreSQL
6 32 (29.63%) SQL
6 32 (29.63%) Oracle
7 28 (25.93%) SC Cleared
8 25 (23.15%) ActiveMQ
8 25 (23.15%) Jenkins
9 24 (22.22%) Selenium
10 22 (20.37%) Linux
10 22 (20.37%) User Stories
11 20 (18.52%) XML
12 19 (17.59%) Unix
12 19 (17.59%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (16.67%) Smart Meter
13 18 (16.67%) JBoss
13 18 (16.67%) DevOps
14 17 (15.74%) Oracle Database
14 17 (15.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 17 (15.74%) SOA
14 17 (15.74%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (15.74%) Git (software)
14 17 (15.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (15.74%) Cucumber
14 17 (15.74%) Automated Testing
15 16 (14.81%) Subversion
15 16 (14.81%) Spring

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 18 (16.67%) JBoss
2 17 (15.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (11.11%) Confluence
4 9 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 8 (7.41%) Apache
6 6 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (14.81%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.93%) IaaS
1 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.56%) HTTP
2 5 (4.63%) LAN
3 2 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (0.93%) AMQP
4 1 (0.93%) Internet
4 1 (0.93%) MVNO
4 1 (0.93%) SNMP
4 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) VoIP
4 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.48%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (15.74%) Oracle Database
3 16 (14.81%) Hadoop
4 14 (12.96%) SQL Server
5 7 (6.48%) MySQL
6 5 (4.63%) QlikView
6 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.78%) Power BI
9 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.93%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (23.15%) Jenkins
2 24 (22.22%) Selenium
3 17 (15.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 17 (15.74%) Cucumber
3 17 (15.74%) Git (software)
3 17 (15.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (14.81%) Subversion
5 13 (12.04%) Rational DOORS
6 12 (11.11%) Artifactory
7 11 (10.19%) JUnit
8 10 (9.26%) Gradle
9 9 (8.33%) Checkstyle
9 9 (8.33%) FindBugs
10 6 (5.56%) Eclipse
11 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio
12 4 (3.70%) Bugzilla
13 3 (2.78%) Bitbucket
13 3 (2.78%) HP UFT
13 3 (2.78%) SoapUI
13 3 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (8.33%) Finance
2 7 (6.48%) Retail
3 5 (4.63%) Automotive
4 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.93%) Billing
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (27.78%) Analyst
2 24 (22.22%) Developer
3 17 (15.74%) Java Developer
4 15 (13.89%) Test Analyst
5 14 (12.96%) Business Analyst
6 13 (12.04%) Tester
7 8 (7.41%) Test Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Software Tester
9 6 (5.56%) Applications Manager
9 6 (5.56%) Scrum Master
9 6 (5.56%) Support Technician
10 5 (4.63%) Business Requirements Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) C++ Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Requirements Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Test Manager
11 4 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
11 4 (3.70%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.15%) ActiveMQ
2 20 (18.52%) XML
3 16 (14.81%) Spring
4 8 (7.41%) Apache Camel
4 8 (7.41%) Hibernate
4 8 (7.41%) NHibernate
5 5 (4.63%) .NET
5 5 (4.63%) Entity Framework
5 5 (4.63%) MFC
5 5 (4.63%) WCF
5 5 (4.63%) XML Messaging
6 4 (3.70%) CSS
6 4 (3.70%) HTML
6 4 (3.70%) JSON
6 4 (3.70%) RESTful
6 4 (3.70%) Velocity
7 3 (2.78%) XSD
8 2 (1.85%) JDBC
8 2 (1.85%) SOAP
8 2 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.67%) Smart Meter
2 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.63%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.63%) Replication
5 3 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.85%) RIA
6 2 (1.85%) Smart Energy
6 2 (1.85%) User Experience
7 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.93%) Clustering
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) iPad
7 1 (0.93%) Social Media
7 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.37%) Linux
2 19 (17.59%) Unix
3 11 (10.19%) Windows
4 6 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.78%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.93%) Android
7 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.93%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (34.26%) Scrum
3 35 (32.41%) ITIL
4 22 (20.37%) User Stories
5 19 (17.59%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (16.67%) DevOps
7 17 (15.74%) Automated Testing
7 17 (15.74%) SOA
8 16 (14.81%) Service Management
9 15 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (12.96%) Test Scripting
11 13 (12.04%) Requirements Analysis
11 13 (12.04%) SDLC
11 13 (12.04%) System Integration Testing
12 12 (11.11%) ITSM
13 11 (10.19%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 10 (9.26%) TDD
14 10 (9.26%) Waterfall
15 9 (8.33%) Defect Management
16 8 (7.41%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 37 (34.26%) Java
2 32 (29.63%) SQL
3 8 (7.41%) C++
4 7 (6.48%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.56%) C#
6 5 (4.63%) Python
7 3 (2.78%) Ruby
8 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.85%) Perl
9 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (35.19%) Security Cleared
2 28 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.85%) ISEB
4 2 (1.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.93%) Degree
5 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (14.81%) Ambari
1 16 (14.81%) Puppet
1 16 (14.81%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.85%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.93%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (0.93%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (29.63%) Oracle
2 12 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
3 6 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.63%) Telerik
5 3 (2.78%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.78%) Tableau
6 2 (1.85%) ATG
6 2 (1.85%) SAP
7 1 (0.93%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.93%) Arqiva
7 1 (0.93%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.93%) F5
7 1 (0.93%) Google
7 1 (0.93%) Huawei
7 1 (0.93%) Virgin Media
7 1 (0.93%) VMware