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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
South East / West Sussex
Rank 15 27 46
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +19
Contract jobs citing JIRA 34 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.80% 4.94% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 39.53% 32.47% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 1
Median daily rate £418 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.87%

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
86 77 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.72% 15.22% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 36 17
Median daily rate £488 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £281 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

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 20 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

JIRA Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 January 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
Worthing +7 26 £494 -3.65%
Crawley +11 5 £300 -29.41% 1
Gatwick -1 1 £51 -87.25%
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 55 (79.71%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (56.52%) Confluence
3 34 (49.28%) Scrum
4 26 (37.68%) Selenium
5 24 (34.78%) Java
6 23 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 22 (31.88%) Git (software)
8 21 (30.43%) Scala
9 20 (28.99%) RESTful
10 18 (26.09%) Atlassian
11 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
12 16 (23.19%) Exploratory Testing
12 16 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (23.19%) C#
12 16 (23.19%) Web Services
12 16 (23.19%) Ruby
13 15 (21.74%) Software Engineering
14 14 (20.29%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (18.84%) Open Source
15 13 (18.84%) User Stories
15 13 (18.84%) Subversion
16 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
16 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
16 12 (17.39%) QA
16 12 (17.39%) REST
16 12 (17.39%) Gherkin
17 11 (15.94%) SoapUI
17 11 (15.94%) Kanban
17 11 (15.94%) Groovy
17 11 (15.94%) Test Automation

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 39 (56.52%) Confluence
2 4 (5.80%) SAP Portal
3 2 (2.90%) Apache
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) SAP PSCD
2 4 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.45%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) HTTP
2 4 (5.80%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) FTP
3 1 (1.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (37.68%) Selenium
2 22 (31.88%) Git (software)
3 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
4 13 (18.84%) Subversion
5 11 (15.94%) SoapUI
5 11 (15.94%) WebDriver
6 9 (13.04%) Cucumber
6 9 (13.04%) JUnit
7 6 (8.70%) Protractor
7 6 (8.70%) SpecFlow
8 4 (5.80%) FitNesse
8 4 (5.80%) JBehave
8 4 (5.80%) LoadRunner
8 4 (5.80%) QADirector
8 4 (5.80%) QARun
9 3 (4.35%) Gatling
9 3 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (2.90%) Maven
10 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Analyst
2 18 (26.09%) Developer
3 13 (18.84%) Business Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) Tester
4 9 (13.04%) Automation Tester
5 7 (10.14%) Scala Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) ABAP Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.25%) SAP Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Digital Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) QA Tester
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Java Scala Developer
9 3 (4.35%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Requirements Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Scrum Master
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.99%) RESTful
2 16 (23.19%) Web Services
3 12 (17.39%) Gherkin
3 12 (17.39%) REST
4 11 (15.94%) HTML
4 11 (15.94%) JSON
4 11 (15.94%) Spring
5 10 (14.49%) CSS
5 10 (14.49%) HTML5
6 9 (13.04%) Ajax
6 9 (13.04%) CSS3
6 9 (13.04%) Django
6 9 (13.04%) Guice
6 9 (13.04%) Play Framework
6 9 (13.04%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (10.14%) XML
8 5 (7.25%) Spring MVC
8 5 (7.25%) Web Dynpro
9 4 (5.80%) SOAP
10 3 (4.35%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Mobile App
1 6 (8.70%) User Experience
2 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.45%) Clustering
3 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Linux
2 7 (10.14%) Unix
3 4 (5.80%) Windows
4 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.45%) AIX
5 1 (1.45%) SUSE
5 1 (1.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (79.71%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (49.28%) Scrum
3 23 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 16 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (23.19%) Exploratory Testing
5 15 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 14 (20.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (18.84%) Open Source
7 13 (18.84%) User Stories
8 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
9 11 (15.94%) API Testing
9 11 (15.94%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (15.94%) Kanban
9 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
10 10 (14.49%) Defect Management
10 10 (14.49%) Performance Testing
10 10 (14.49%) Process Improvement
10 10 (14.49%) Security Testing
10 10 (14.49%) Unit Testing
10 10 (14.49%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) Java
2 21 (30.43%) Scala
3 16 (23.19%) C#
3 16 (23.19%) Ruby
4 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.94%) Groovy
6 9 (13.04%) Python
7 5 (7.25%) ABAP
8 4 (5.80%) SQL
9 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.45%) Korn
10 1 (1.45%) Perl
10 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (5.80%) Degree
3 3 (4.35%) ISEB
4 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.90%) MCSD
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) NFS
2 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) Puppet
2 7 (10.14%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Atlassian
2 9 (13.04%) Google
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle
3 6 (8.70%) SAP
4 5 (7.25%) Adobe
4 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.80%) webMethods
6 3 (4.35%) CA
6 3 (4.35%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (4.35%) HP
7 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.45%) IBM
8 1 (1.45%) SaltStack