Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 72 82
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 -1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 67 43 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.16% 2.20% 1.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.09% 12.43% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 35 21
Bristol median daily rate £425 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £306 £260 £263
90th Percentile £489 £603 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £420 £438
% change year-on-year +1.19% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £43.63 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year +16.33% - -

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

All Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 444 346 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.96% 17.73% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 222 193
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £293 £288 £278
90th Percentile £519 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 11
Bristol median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -6.98% +4.88%
10th Percentile £35.00 £34.00 £33.25
90th Percentile £68.75 £47.15 £52.17
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £41.83 £42.25
% change year-on-year +4.60% -1.01% +3.05%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Bristol

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Bristol

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Bristol over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 50 (74.63%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.78%) Confluence
3 29 (43.28%) Scrum
4 21 (31.34%) Jenkins
5 20 (29.85%) Git (software)
6 19 (28.36%) Test Automation
7 17 (25.37%) Finance
8 16 (23.88%) SQL
8 16 (23.88%) RESTful
9 15 (22.39%) Java
9 15 (22.39%) Linux
10 14 (20.90%) CSS
10 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
10 14 (20.90%) BDD
10 14 (20.90%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (19.40%) TDD
12 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
12 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (16.42%) MariaDB
13 11 (16.42%) Docker
13 11 (16.42%) Kanban
13 11 (16.42%) REST
13 11 (16.42%) MySQL
14 10 (14.93%) SC Cleared
14 10 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (13.43%) Relational Database
15 9 (13.43%) Microservices
15 9 (13.43%) JUnit
15 9 (13.43%) PHP

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 30 (44.78%) Confluence
2 2 (2.99%) JBoss
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.99%) WildFly
3 1 (1.49%) Apache
3 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) MariaDB
1 11 (16.42%) MySQL
2 9 (13.43%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.48%) GIS
3 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) DB2
4 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.49%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.49%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.49%) MS Access
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (31.34%) Jenkins
2 20 (29.85%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (13.43%) JUnit
5 7 (10.45%) Eclipse
5 7 (10.45%) Hudson
5 7 (10.45%) Subversion
6 6 (8.96%) Selenium
6 6 (8.96%) TeamCity
7 5 (7.46%) Ant
7 5 (7.46%) Maven
7 5 (7.46%) PhpStorm
7 5 (7.46%) Redmine
8 4 (5.97%) Cucumber
8 4 (5.97%) HP UFT
8 4 (5.97%) TestRail
9 3 (4.48%) Artifactory
9 3 (4.48%) Bugzilla
9 3 (4.48%) TestComplete
10 2 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Developer
2 13 (19.40%) Scrum Master
3 12 (17.91%) Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) PHP Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Agile Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Scala Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Agile Scrum Master
7 4 (5.97%) Digital Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Digital Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Transformation Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (2.99%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) RESTful
2 14 (20.90%) CSS
3 11 (16.42%) REST
4 8 (11.94%) Spring
5 7 (10.45%) JSON
6 6 (8.96%) Django
6 6 (8.96%) Guice
6 6 (8.96%) Play Framework
6 6 (8.96%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (8.96%) Spring MVC
6 6 (8.96%) Velocity
7 5 (7.46%) Hibernate
7 5 (7.46%) HTML
7 5 (7.46%) JMS
8 4 (5.97%) CSS3
8 4 (5.97%) HTML5
8 4 (5.97%) Middleware
8 4 (5.97%) React
8 4 (5.97%) XML
9 3 (4.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) User Experience
3 4 (5.97%) Fintech
3 4 (5.97%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.97%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.99%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.99%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.49%) Clustering
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Unix
3 2 (2.99%) VMS
4 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (74.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) Scrum
3 19 (28.36%) Test Automation
4 14 (20.90%) BDD
4 14 (20.90%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (19.40%) TDD
6 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (16.42%) Kanban
8 9 (13.43%) Microservices
9 8 (11.94%) Project Management
9 8 (11.94%) User Stories
10 7 (10.45%) Acceptance Criteria
10 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
10 7 (10.45%) Decision-Making
10 7 (10.45%) Open Source
11 6 (8.96%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 6 (8.96%) Functional Programming
11 6 (8.96%) MVC
11 6 (8.96%) OWASP
11 6 (8.96%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) SQL
2 15 (22.39%) Java
3 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.43%) PHP
5 6 (8.96%) Ruby
5 6 (8.96%) Scala
6 3 (4.48%) Java 8
7 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.99%) Dart
7 2 (2.99%) JPQL
7 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.49%) ES6
8 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.93%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (8.96%) ISEB
4 5 (7.46%) Degree
4 5 (7.46%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.48%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.99%) Ansible
2 2 (2.99%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Google
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) hybris
4 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe
5 1 (1.49%) Fiserv
5 1 (1.49%) IBM
5 1 (1.49%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) Siemens