The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Atlassian JIRA
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 31 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.06% 0.52% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.06% 3.57% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +0.60% +9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year +8.82% +37.09%  

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 33 28 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 17.55% 14.66% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 21
Median daily rate £375 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.13 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.67% +13.85%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing JIRA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Brighton

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JIRA in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Brighton region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) SAP XI
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Lumira
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA Agile

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (33.33%) Lumira
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Lead
1 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Report Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SAP XI
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP