The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
England / South West
Rank 59 76 90
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +14
Contract jobs citing JIRA 81 63 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.00% 2.15% 1.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.11% 15.37% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 40 26
Median daily rate £403 £429 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% +7.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £323 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £39.50 £31.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.39% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -21.25%

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
536 410 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.84% 13.96% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 272 315
Median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 24
Median hourly rate £40.50 £41.80 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% +3.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.85 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in the South West

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bristol +26 32 £450 +24.13% 8
Gloucestershire +17 22 £375 -8.25% 8
Wiltshire +7 17 £413 +18.70% 5
Somerset +5 6 £375 +15.38% 3
Dorset +2 1 £210 -38.00% 1
Devon -28 1 £630 +40.00% 2
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 West region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 98 (74.81%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (47.33%) Confluence
3 56 (42.75%) Java
4 47 (35.88%) Git (software)
5 43 (32.82%) Scrum
6 35 (26.72%) Security Cleared
7 34 (25.95%) SQL
8 30 (22.90%) Finance
9 29 (22.14%) JavaScript
10 28 (21.37%) Python
11 27 (20.61%) Oracle
11 27 (20.61%) Jenkins
12 25 (19.08%) DevOps
12 25 (19.08%) HTML
13 24 (18.32%) XML
13 24 (18.32%) Linux
14 23 (17.56%) Atlassian
15 22 (16.79%) Microservices
16 21 (16.03%) Docker
16 21 (16.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 21 (16.03%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (16.03%) Banking
17 20 (15.27%) Software Engineering
18 19 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (14.50%) Ant
18 19 (14.50%) User Experience
18 19 (14.50%) Artifactory
18 19 (14.50%) HTML5
19 18 (13.74%) Ansible
19 18 (13.74%) CSS

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 62 (47.33%) Confluence
2 10 (7.63%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (6.87%) WebLogic
4 7 (5.34%) Apache
5 4 (3.05%) CMS
5 4 (3.05%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.29%) Apache Qpid
6 3 (2.29%) Mule
6 3 (2.29%) Mule ESB
6 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.53%) Anypoint
7 2 (1.53%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.53%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.53%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.76%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.76%) Drupal
8 1 (0.76%) IIS
8 1 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.76%) HipChat
3 1 (0.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (6.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.05%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.58%) Slack
4 5 (3.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (3.05%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (3.05%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (3.05%) GitHub
5 4 (3.05%) Route 53
5 4 (3.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Office 365
6 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) VPN
2 4 (3.05%) HTTP
2 4 (3.05%) Internet
2 4 (3.05%) SSL
2 4 (3.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.29%) AMQP
3 3 (2.29%) SSH
3 3 (2.29%) VoIP
3 3 (2.29%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.53%) BGP
4 2 (1.53%) DMZ
4 2 (1.53%) HSRP
4 2 (1.53%) MPLS
4 2 (1.53%) NAS
4 2 (1.53%) OSPF
4 2 (1.53%) PPP
4 2 (1.53%) PuTTY
4 2 (1.53%) SAN
4 2 (1.53%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.40%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.63%) MySQL
2 10 (7.63%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.11%) Hadoop
3 8 (6.11%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.58%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (3.05%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.05%) Big Data
5 4 (3.05%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.05%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (3.05%) OrientDB
6 3 (2.29%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (2.29%) DB2
6 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.53%) dBASE
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (35.88%) Git (software)
2 27 (20.61%) Jenkins
3 21 (16.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (14.50%) Ant
4 19 (14.50%) Artifactory
5 17 (12.98%) Bitbucket
5 17 (12.98%) Maven
5 17 (12.98%) TeamCity
6 13 (9.92%) Selenium
7 10 (7.63%) Eclipse
8 8 (6.11%) Cucumber
8 8 (6.11%) SonarQube
9 7 (5.34%) WebDriver
10 6 (4.58%) LoadRunner
10 6 (4.58%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (4.58%) Selenium IDE
11 5 (3.82%) JUnit
11 5 (3.82%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (3.05%) Vagrant
12 4 (3.05%) Zephyr
General
1 30 (22.90%) Finance
2 21 (16.03%) Banking
3 9 (6.87%) Electronics
3 9 (6.87%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.87%) Marketing
3 9 (6.87%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.11%) Retail
5 5 (3.82%) Aerospace
6 4 (3.05%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Publishing
8 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.76%) Games
8 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (32.06%) Developer
2 24 (18.32%) Analyst
3 20 (15.27%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.69%) Java Engineer
5 13 (9.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (8.40%) Business Analyst
6 11 (8.40%) Software Engineer
7 9 (6.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (6.87%) Test Analyst
7 9 (6.87%) Tester
8 8 (6.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 8 (6.11%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (6.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (6.11%) WebOps Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Coordinator
9 6 (4.58%) DV Cleared Java Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Test Coordinator
9 6 (4.58%) UAT Coordinator
10 5 (3.82%) Applications Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.08%) HTML
2 24 (18.32%) XML
3 19 (14.50%) HTML5
4 18 (13.74%) CSS
5 16 (12.21%) Web Services
6 15 (11.45%) Spring
7 14 (10.69%) REST
8 12 (9.16%) DHTML
9 11 (8.40%) Elastic Stack
9 11 (8.40%) J2EE
9 11 (8.40%) SOAP
10 10 (7.63%) AngularJS
11 9 (6.87%) CSS3
12 8 (6.11%) Hibernate
12 8 (6.11%) RESTful
13 7 (5.34%) EJB
13 7 (5.34%) WebCenter
14 6 (4.58%) Middleware
15 5 (3.82%) .NET
15 5 (3.82%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) User Experience
2 5 (3.82%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.82%) Wiki
3 4 (3.05%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (2.29%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.29%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.53%) CESG
5 2 (1.53%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.76%) iPad
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.32%) Linux
2 15 (11.45%) Windows
3 12 (9.16%) Unix
4 8 (6.11%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.34%) Amazon Linux
5 7 (5.34%) CentOS
5 7 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.58%) Android
7 4 (3.05%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.05%) CoreOS
8 2 (1.53%) Debian
8 2 (1.53%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (74.81%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (32.82%) Scrum
3 25 (19.08%) DevOps
4 22 (16.79%) Microservices
5 21 (16.03%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (15.27%) Software Engineering
7 19 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (12.21%) Unit Testing
9 14 (10.69%) OO
10 13 (9.92%) Open Source
11 12 (9.16%) Programme Management
12 11 (8.40%) Automated Testing
12 11 (8.40%) Defect Management
12 11 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (8.40%) User Stories
13 10 (7.63%) BDD
13 10 (7.63%) Migration
13 10 (7.63%) Test Scripting
14 9 (6.87%) Digital Marketing
14 9 (6.87%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (42.75%) Java
2 34 (25.95%) SQL
3 29 (22.14%) JavaScript
4 28 (21.37%) Python
5 16 (12.21%) Bash Shell
6 14 (10.69%) PL/SQL
6 14 (10.69%) Ruby
7 10 (7.63%) C#
8 7 (5.34%) C++
9 6 (4.58%) C
10 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.82%) Scala
11 4 (3.05%) Perl
12 2 (1.53%) Ada
12 2 (1.53%) Groovy
12 2 (1.53%) PHP
12 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.53%) XPath
13 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.76%) VC++
Qualifications
1 35 (26.72%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.98%) DV Cleared
2 17 (12.98%) SC Cleared
3 15 (11.45%) ISEB
4 11 (8.40%) ISTQB
5 10 (7.63%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (5.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (3.05%) CISA
7 4 (3.05%) CISSP
7 4 (3.05%) Degree
7 4 (3.05%) IIBA
8 2 (1.53%) CCNA
8 2 (1.53%) CCNP
8 2 (1.53%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.76%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) PMO
3 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (16.03%) Docker
2 7 (5.34%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.82%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.05%) LXC
4 4 (3.05%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (13.74%) Ansible
2 9 (6.87%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (6.87%) Kibana
2 9 (6.87%) Terraform
3 7 (5.34%) Icinga
3 7 (5.34%) logstash
4 5 (3.82%) Nagios
4 5 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.82%) Packer
4 5 (3.82%) Puppet
5 4 (3.05%) OSSEC
6 3 (2.29%) PowerCLI
7 2 (1.53%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 27 (20.61%) Oracle
2 23 (17.56%) Atlassian
3 12 (9.16%) HP
4 9 (6.87%) Red Hat
4 9 (6.87%) SAP
5 7 (5.34%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.58%) Cloudera
6 6 (4.58%) Google
7 5 (3.82%) IBM
7 5 (3.82%) VMware
8 4 (3.05%) New Relic
9 3 (2.29%) Black Duck
10 2 (1.53%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (1.53%) IBM Sterling
10 2 (1.53%) IFS
10 2 (1.53%) Informatica
11 1 (0.76%) Apple
11 1 (0.76%) Zend
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