The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 29 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 38 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.56% 1.00% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.69% 7.46% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 2
Median daily rate £395 £250 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.00% -26.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £236 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £250 £400
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 £28.75 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +5.26%
JIRA
South East

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

Development Applications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
128 67 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.74% 13.37% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 38 11
Median daily rate £380 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Worthing +3 19 £450 -
Crawley - 5 £400 - 2
Burgess Hill - 3 £310 -
Chichester - 1 £238 -
Gatwick - 1 £410 -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

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

1 93 (95.88%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (83.51%) Confluence
3 57 (58.76%) Java
4 56 (57.73%) Automated Testing
4 56 (57.73%) Open Source
4 56 (57.73%) Jenkins
5 55 (56.70%) REST
5 55 (56.70%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (56.70%) Spring
5 55 (56.70%) JUnit
6 54 (55.67%) Scala
7 53 (54.64%) Git (software)
8 52 (53.61%) Ajax
9 51 (52.58%) Subversion
10 50 (51.55%) Ruby
10 50 (51.55%) HTML
10 50 (51.55%) JSON
10 50 (51.55%) Play Framework
11 49 (50.52%) Django
11 49 (50.52%) Guice
11 49 (50.52%) HTML5
11 49 (50.52%) CSS
11 49 (50.52%) HTTP
11 49 (50.52%) Google
11 49 (50.52%) Ruby on Rails
11 49 (50.52%) Scrum
12 48 (49.48%) RESTful
12 48 (49.48%) CSS3
13 47 (48.45%) OWASP
14 46 (47.42%) Python

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 81 (83.51%) Confluence
2 5 (5.15%) IIS
3 1 (1.03%) CMS
3 1 (1.03%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.12%) MS Office
2 3 (3.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) SAP CRM
1 3 (3.09%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 49 (50.52%) HTTP
2 2 (2.06%) Broadband
2 2 (2.06%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.06%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.87%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 56 (57.73%) Jenkins
2 55 (56.70%) JUnit
3 53 (54.64%) Git (software)
4 51 (52.58%) Subversion
5 20 (20.62%) Selenium
6 17 (17.53%) Cucumber
7 9 (9.28%) Gatling
8 8 (8.25%) SoapUI
9 7 (7.22%) Hudson
10 6 (6.19%) Ant
10 6 (6.19%) Gradle
10 6 (6.19%) Maven
11 5 (5.15%) JMeter
11 5 (5.15%) jMock
11 5 (5.15%) WebDriver
12 2 (2.06%) JIRA Agile
12 2 (2.06%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (2.06%) SonarQube
12 2 (2.06%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (2.06%) VectorCAST
General
1 9 (9.28%) Finance
2 2 (2.06%) Avionics
3 1 (1.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.03%) French Language
3 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (54.64%) Developer
2 35 (36.08%) Scala Developer
3 28 (28.87%) Java Developer
4 21 (21.65%) Analyst
4 21 (21.65%) Java Scala Developer
5 12 (12.37%) Business Analyst
6 11 (11.34%) C# Developer
7 10 (10.31%) Lead Developer
7 10 (10.31%) Software Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Test Analyst
9 7 (7.22%) QA Analyst
9 7 (7.22%) QA Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Tester
10 6 (6.19%) Automation Tester
10 6 (6.19%) Project Manager
10 6 (6.19%) QA Test Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Digital Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Digital Business Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Senior QA Engineer
13 3 (3.09%) Senior Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (56.70%) REST
1 55 (56.70%) Spring
2 52 (53.61%) Ajax
3 50 (51.55%) HTML
3 50 (51.55%) JSON
3 50 (51.55%) Play Framework
4 49 (50.52%) CSS
4 49 (50.52%) Django
4 49 (50.52%) Guice
4 49 (50.52%) HTML5
4 49 (50.52%) Ruby on Rails
5 48 (49.48%) CSS3
5 48 (49.48%) RESTful
6 37 (38.14%) Spring MVC
7 12 (12.37%) Web Services
8 8 (8.25%) XML
9 5 (5.15%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.15%) Java EE
9 5 (5.15%) JMS
9 5 (5.15%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) User Experience
2 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.12%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 39 (40.21%) Linux
2 8 (8.25%) Windows
3 7 (7.22%) Unix
4 1 (1.03%) Android
4 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (95.88%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (57.73%) Automated Testing
2 56 (57.73%) Open Source
3 55 (56.70%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (50.52%) Scrum
5 47 (48.45%) OWASP
6 41 (42.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 41 (42.27%) Web Design
7 39 (40.21%) Configuration Management
8 38 (39.18%) MVC
9 22 (22.68%) Web Development
10 21 (21.65%) Service Design
11 13 (13.40%) Mentoring
12 12 (12.37%) User Stories
13 10 (10.31%) Test Scripting
14 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (9.28%) TDD
15 8 (8.25%) Business Analysis
15 8 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (8.25%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (58.76%) Java
2 54 (55.67%) Scala
3 50 (51.55%) Ruby
4 46 (47.42%) Python
5 45 (46.39%) C#
6 9 (9.28%) JavaScript
6 9 (9.28%) SQL
7 7 (7.22%) Groovy
8 3 (3.09%) ABAP
9 2 (2.06%) ANSI C
9 2 (2.06%) C
9 2 (2.06%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (19.59%) ISEB
2 13 (13.40%) ISTQB
3 8 (8.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (5.15%) Degree
7 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.03%) PMP
7 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.43%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (50.52%) Google
2 14 (14.43%) Atlassian
3 8 (8.25%) Oracle
4 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.12%) Rally
6 3 (3.09%) Adobe
6 3 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.09%) SAP
7 1 (1.03%) HP
7 1 (1.03%) SaltStack