Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 54 75
Rank change year-on-year +2 +21 +12
Contract jobs citing JIRA 68 61 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.58% 3.31% 1.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.39% 19.06% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 42 27
Bristol median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £367 £271 £298
90th Percentile £588 £486 £521
South West median daily rate £488 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +15.38% +5.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% +10.76% +12.86%

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 391 320 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.56% 17.36% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 208 159
Bristol median daily rate £450 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £323 £273 £281
90th Percentile £588 £527 £503
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 12
Bristol median hourly rate £42.00 £43.25 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.89% - +1.76%
10th Percentile £34.75 £38.38 £34.18
90th Percentile £54.00 £46.33 £50.25
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

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 20 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 58 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (52.94%) Scrum
3 35 (51.47%) Confluence
4 26 (38.24%) Java
5 22 (32.35%) Git (software)
6 21 (30.88%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (29.41%) Jenkins
8 18 (26.47%) REST
8 18 (26.47%) Test Automation
8 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
8 18 (26.47%) Banking
9 17 (25.00%) Finance
10 16 (23.53%) Spring
11 15 (22.06%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (20.59%) Waterfall
12 14 (20.59%) Kanban
13 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
13 13 (19.12%) BDD
13 13 (19.12%) TDD
13 13 (19.12%) Risk Management
14 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
15 11 (16.18%) TeamCity
15 11 (16.18%) Microservices
15 11 (16.18%) Workshop Facilitation
16 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (14.71%) User Stories
16 10 (14.71%) Scala
16 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (14.71%) QA
16 10 (14.71%) SOAP

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 35 (51.47%) Confluence
2 6 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.41%) WildFly
5 2 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (7.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.82%) GitHub
4 5 (7.35%) Office 365
5 3 (4.41%) npm
6 2 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.47%) IaaS
7 1 (1.47%) NuGet
7 1 (1.47%) PaaS
7 1 (1.47%) SaaS
7 1 (1.47%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) HTTP
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.47%) DNS
3 1 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.47%) SSH
3 1 (1.47%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.88%) Big Data
3 4 (5.88%) DB2
3 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.88%) HBase
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.41%) MS Access
5 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.47%) MySQL
6 1 (1.47%) Redis
6 1 (1.47%) SQL CLR
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (32.35%) Git (software)
2 20 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 11 (16.18%) TeamCity
4 9 (13.24%) Bitbucket Server
5 8 (11.76%) JUnit
5 8 (11.76%) Maven
6 7 (10.29%) Ant
6 7 (10.29%) Hudson
6 7 (10.29%) Subversion
7 6 (8.82%) Artifactory
7 6 (8.82%) Eclipse
8 5 (7.35%) Bitbucket
9 4 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (4.41%) Babel
10 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (4.41%) Vagrant
10 3 (4.41%) webpack
11 2 (2.94%) Liquibase
11 2 (2.94%) SonarQube
11 2 (2.94%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (26.47%) Banking
2 17 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (5.88%) Law
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Advertising
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Developer
2 18 (26.47%) Analyst
3 16 (23.53%) Business Analyst
4 12 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Agile Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Scala Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Test Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Test Leader
7 4 (5.88%) Backend Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Digital Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Change Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) JavaScript Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) QA Manager
8 3 (4.41%) QA Test Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.47%) REST
2 16 (23.53%) Spring
3 10 (14.71%) SOAP
4 9 (13.24%) CSS
4 9 (13.24%) Spring MVC
4 9 (13.24%) Web Services
5 8 (11.76%) Hibernate
5 8 (11.76%) JMS
5 8 (11.76%) RESTful
6 7 (10.29%) HTML
6 7 (10.29%) HTML5
7 6 (8.82%) DHTML
7 6 (8.82%) Django
7 6 (8.82%) EJB
7 6 (8.82%) J2EE
7 6 (8.82%) JSON
7 6 (8.82%) JSP
7 6 (8.82%) Play Framework
7 6 (8.82%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (8.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.47%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.47%) Digital TV
3 1 (1.47%) IPTV
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) Media Streaming
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.47%) MPEG
3 1 (1.47%) PKI
3 1 (1.47%) Social Media
3 1 (1.47%) STB
3 1 (1.47%) User Experience
3 1 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Unix
3 2 (2.94%) VMS
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (52.94%) Scrum
3 21 (30.88%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (26.47%) Test Automation
5 15 (22.06%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (20.59%) Kanban
6 14 (20.59%) Waterfall
7 13 (19.12%) BDD
7 13 (19.12%) Risk Management
7 13 (19.12%) TDD
8 11 (16.18%) Microservices
8 11 (16.18%) Workshop Facilitation
9 10 (14.71%) User Stories
10 9 (13.24%) Business Analysis
10 9 (13.24%) MVC
11 8 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (11.76%) Integration Testing
11 8 (11.76%) V-Model
12 7 (10.29%) Acceptance Criteria
12 7 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) Java
2 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.71%) Scala
4 8 (11.76%) SQL
5 6 (8.82%) Ruby
6 5 (7.35%) Java 8
7 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.41%) C#
8 3 (4.41%) ES6
8 3 (4.41%) ES7
8 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.41%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.41%) VBA
9 2 (2.94%) JPQL
9 2 (2.94%) Python
10 1 (1.47%) C
10 1 (1.47%) Perl
10 1 (1.47%) PHP
10 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.47%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (10.29%) ISEB
4 1 (1.47%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) IFRS
3 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.47%) GDPR
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.47%) PMO
3 1 (1.47%) PSD2
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) iptables
2 1 (1.47%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.94%) Terraform
3 1 (1.47%) Ansible
3 1 (1.47%) Packer
3 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) Google
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle
4 4 (5.88%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.41%) hybris
5 3 (4.41%) SAP
6 2 (2.94%) Adobe
6 2 (2.94%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.47%) RedGate
7 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.47%) VMware