The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
England / South East
Rank 64 115 127
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +12
Contract jobs citing JIRA 224 164 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.91% 1.88% 1.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.67% 13.61% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 100 91
Median daily rate £410 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +325.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £70.00 £26.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.52 £174.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -40.62%

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1139 1205 1251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.80% 13.78% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 752 702
Median daily rate £425 £375 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 51 44
Median hourly rate £45.87 £47.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.43% +31.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.60 £21.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.20
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.02%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

JIRA
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

JIRA Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Hampshire 0 47 £375 +7.14% 18
Oxfordshire +24 42 £450 +15.75% 11
Berkshire +35 35 £400 +33.33% 12
West Sussex -15 31 £425 +9.67% 4
Buckinghamshire +22 29 £350 - 3
Kent +16 15 £400 +90.47% 3
Surrey +4 14 £438 +16.66% 12
Middlesex +7 4 £300 -29.41% 1
East Sussex +9 2 £280 -22.75% 5
Sussex - 1 £373 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 South East region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 340 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (36.30%) Java
3 157 (34.13%) Scrum
4 147 (31.96%) Confluence
5 137 (29.78%) Git (software)
6 119 (25.87%) Jenkins
7 118 (25.65%) Continuous Integration
8 102 (22.17%) Selenium
9 96 (20.87%) SQL
10 78 (16.96%) XML
11 77 (16.74%) TDD
12 76 (16.52%) JavaScript
13 72 (15.65%) Spring
14 69 (15.00%) Oracle
15 63 (13.70%) Linux
16 62 (13.48%) Web Services
17 61 (13.26%) QA
17 61 (13.26%) DevOps
18 59 (12.83%) Cucumber
18 59 (12.83%) Subversion
19 58 (12.61%) BDD
20 55 (11.96%) RESTful
21 52 (11.30%) REST
21 52 (11.30%) Automated Testing
21 52 (11.30%) Security Cleared
21 52 (11.30%) Finance
22 51 (11.09%) User Stories
23 50 (10.87%) Waterfall
23 50 (10.87%) HTML
24 49 (10.65%) Open Source

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 147 (31.96%) Confluence
2 31 (6.74%) JBoss
3 25 (5.43%) Apache
3 25 (5.43%) Tomcat
4 16 (3.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (2.39%) OpenStack
6 10 (2.17%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.52%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.30%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (0.87%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.87%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.87%) CMS
11 4 (0.87%) Liferay
11 4 (0.87%) nginx
11 4 (0.87%) SAP Portal
12 3 (0.65%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.48%) MS Office
3 7 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.65%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.43%) MS Project
6 1 (0.22%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.22%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 15 (3.26%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.87%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.83%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (2.61%) GitHub
5 10 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (1.52%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (1.09%) PaaS
7 5 (1.09%) SaaS
8 2 (0.43%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.43%) IaaS
8 2 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.22%) Asana
9 1 (0.22%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.22%) Office 365
9 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.78%) HTTP
2 16 (3.48%) Intranet
3 11 (2.39%) Internet
4 9 (1.96%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.30%) Ethernet
5 6 (1.30%) LAN
6 4 (0.87%) Firewall
6 4 (0.87%) VPN
7 3 (0.65%) AMQP
7 3 (0.65%) DNS
7 3 (0.65%) LDAP
7 3 (0.65%) VoIP
8 2 (0.43%) CTI
8 2 (0.43%) FlexRay
8 2 (0.43%) IGMP
8 2 (0.43%) SNMP
8 2 (0.43%) VLAN
8 2 (0.43%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.17%) Oracle Database
3 26 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (5.43%) MySQL
5 24 (5.22%) MongoDB
6 18 (3.91%) Hadoop
6 18 (3.91%) Relational Database
7 16 (3.48%) Big Data
8 15 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (3.04%) Snowflake Schema
9 14 (3.04%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (1.74%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (1.52%) MS Access
13 6 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.30%) MariaDB
13 6 (1.30%) OLAP
13 6 (1.30%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 137 (29.78%) Git (software)
2 119 (25.87%) Jenkins
3 102 (22.17%) Selenium
4 59 (12.83%) Cucumber
4 59 (12.83%) Subversion
5 41 (8.91%) JUnit
6 37 (8.04%) WebDriver
7 35 (7.61%) Talend Open Studio
8 31 (6.74%) Maven
9 29 (6.30%) Gradle
10 25 (5.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 24 (5.22%) Bitbucket
12 23 (5.00%) SoapUI
13 18 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (3.26%) Eclipse
15 14 (3.04%) Sonatype Nexus
16 13 (2.83%) Rational DOORS
16 13 (2.83%) Visual Studio
17 12 (2.61%) LoadRunner
18 11 (2.39%) TeamCity
General
1 52 (11.30%) Finance
2 28 (6.09%) Publishing
3 26 (5.65%) Retail
4 12 (2.61%) Banking
5 11 (2.39%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.30%) Legal
6 6 (1.30%) Marketing
7 5 (1.09%) Automotive
7 5 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.65%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.43%) Military
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 134 (29.13%) Developer
2 96 (20.87%) Analyst
3 71 (15.43%) Java Developer
4 49 (10.65%) Tester
5 45 (9.78%) Test Analyst
6 40 (8.70%) Business Analyst
7 27 (5.87%) Scrum Master
8 25 (5.43%) Project Manager
9 23 (5.00%) ETL Developer
10 20 (4.35%) Automation Tester
10 20 (4.35%) Test Engineer
11 18 (3.91%) QA Tester
11 18 (3.91%) Test Manager
12 17 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
13 15 (3.26%) Architect
14 13 (2.83%) Scala Developer
15 12 (2.61%) Agile Developer
15 12 (2.61%) Agile Java Developer
15 12 (2.61%) Automation Engineer
15 12 (2.61%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (16.96%) XML
2 72 (15.65%) Spring
3 62 (13.48%) Web Services
4 55 (11.96%) RESTful
5 52 (11.30%) REST
6 50 (10.87%) HTML
7 45 (9.78%) SOAP
8 36 (7.83%) CSS
9 35 (7.61%) Hibernate
10 31 (6.74%) HTML5
11 28 (6.09%) JSON
12 24 (5.22%) CSS3
12 24 (5.22%) JPA
13 22 (4.78%) ActiveMQ
14 21 (4.57%) Apache Camel
15 20 (4.35%) AngularJS
15 20 (4.35%) Middleware
16 19 (4.13%) Node.js
17 18 (3.91%) J2EE
18 17 (3.70%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.00%) User Experience
2 20 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 19 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.83%) Smart Meter
5 8 (1.74%) Client/Server
5 8 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.52%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.30%) Replication
8 4 (0.87%) Private Cloud
8 4 (0.87%) Wiki
9 3 (0.65%) Cyber Defence
9 3 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.65%) IVR
9 3 (0.65%) Semantic Web
9 3 (0.65%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.43%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 63 (13.70%) Linux
2 40 (8.70%) Unix
3 34 (7.39%) Windows
4 14 (3.04%) Android
5 11 (2.39%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.74%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.30%) CentOS
8 6 (1.30%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.87%) Solaris
10 2 (0.43%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.22%) AIX
11 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.22%) SUSE
11 1 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (34.13%) Scrum
3 118 (25.65%) Continuous Integration
4 77 (16.74%) TDD
5 61 (13.26%) DevOps
6 58 (12.61%) BDD
7 52 (11.30%) Automated Testing
8 51 (11.09%) User Stories
9 50 (10.87%) Waterfall
10 49 (10.65%) Open Source
10 49 (10.65%) SDLC
11 46 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 42 (9.13%) Configuration Management
12 42 (9.13%) Software Engineering
13 39 (8.48%) Defect Management
14 36 (7.83%) ETL
15 35 (7.61%) E-Commerce
15 35 (7.61%) Functional Testing
15 35 (7.61%) Project Management
16 34 (7.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 167 (36.30%) Java
2 96 (20.87%) SQL
3 76 (16.52%) JavaScript
4 41 (8.91%) Python
5 39 (8.48%) C#
6 38 (8.26%) Scala
7 32 (6.96%) Ruby
8 22 (4.78%) Groovy
9 14 (3.04%) C++
9 14 (3.04%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.61%) PHP
11 9 (1.96%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.52%) C
13 6 (1.30%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.09%) Perl
14 5 (1.09%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.87%) ABAP
16 3 (0.65%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.43%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (11.30%) Security Cleared
2 34 (7.39%) SC Cleared
3 29 (6.30%) ISEB
4 25 (5.43%) Degree
5 22 (4.78%) ISTQB
6 11 (2.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.09%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.65%) OCPJP
10 2 (0.43%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.43%) ACCA
10 2 (0.43%) CIMA
10 2 (0.43%) HND
10 2 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.43%) MCSA
10 2 (0.43%) MCSD
10 2 (0.43%) MCSE
11 1 (0.22%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (13.26%) QA
2 7 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 29 (6.30%) Docker
2 3 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.43%) NFS
3 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.43%) vSphere
4 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.22%) iptables
4 1 (0.22%) Postfix
4 1 (0.22%) Varnish
4 1 (0.22%) vCloud
4 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (7.39%) Puppet
2 16 (3.48%) Ansible
3 14 (3.04%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (2.61%) ZABBIX
5 11 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.96%) Ambari
7 7 (1.52%) Terraform
8 5 (1.09%) Consul
8 5 (1.09%) Rsyslog
9 4 (0.87%) Kibana
9 4 (0.87%) logstash
9 4 (0.87%) Pingdom
10 3 (0.65%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.65%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.43%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.22%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.22%) HP Fortify
12 1 (0.22%) Oozie
12 1 (0.22%) Packer
12 1 (0.22%) yum
Vendors
1 69 (15.00%) Oracle
2 35 (7.61%) Talend
3 34 (7.39%) Atlassian
4 28 (6.09%) Microsoft
5 19 (4.13%) HP
6 16 (3.48%) Google
7 13 (2.83%) CA Agile Central
8 12 (2.61%) Adobe
9 8 (1.74%) SAP
10 7 (1.52%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.30%) AppDynamics
11 6 (1.30%) CA
11 6 (1.30%) Telerik
12 5 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (1.09%) Splunk
12 5 (1.09%) VMware
13 4 (0.87%) GigaSpaces
13 4 (0.87%) LANDesk
13 4 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.87%) webMethods
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