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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 27 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing JIRA 4 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.87% 4.08% 6.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 24.56% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 15
Median daily rate £444 £340 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.51% -6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £316 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £377 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -1.23%
JIRA
Hampshire

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
24 57 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 11.21% 16.62% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 69
Median daily rate £388 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £388 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%

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 1 October 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Rally
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) QlikView
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Requirements Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Database Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Data Flow Diagram
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Rally
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (20.00%) VMware