The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 21 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 10 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.95% 0.38% 3.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 43.48% 2.70% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 9
Median daily rate £471 £315 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.52% -20.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £315 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £315 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Southampton region.

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
23 37 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 9.09% 14.18% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 57
Median daily rate £338 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £418 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £37.63 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.33%
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 Southampton

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

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

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Retail
3 6 (37.50%) Kanban
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) User Stories
4 5 (31.25%) Coaching
4 5 (31.25%) SDLC
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) QA
6 3 (18.75%) Selenium
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
6 3 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
7 2 (12.50%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) ETL
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) ITSM

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Power BI
2 1 (6.25%) QlikView
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
3 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum Master
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) QA Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) QA Automation Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Node.js
1 1 (6.25%) RESTful
1 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
1 1 (6.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Kanban
4 5 (31.25%) Coaching
4 5 (31.25%) SDLC
4 5 (31.25%) User Stories
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) ETL
7 2 (12.50%) ITSM
7 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) CA Agile Central
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) ATG
2 1 (6.25%) Tableau