Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 68 88
Rank change year-on-year +12 +20 -2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 53 39 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.82% 2.40% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.55% 14.61% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 17
Bristol median daily rate £450 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £268 £282
90th Percentile £613 £535 £546
South West median daily rate £420 £413 £433
% change year-on-year +1.82% -4.62% +16.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £41.25
South West median hourly rate £175.00 £39.50 £36.38
% change year-on-year +343.04% +8.59% -

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 302 267 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 16.05% 16.46% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 163 135
Bristol median daily rate £400 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -0.69% -9.38%
10th Percentile £309 £268 £278
90th Percentile £575 £500 £445
South West median daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +9.33% - -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 17
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.05% +5.45% -13.16%
10th Percentile £37.50 £35.90 £30.80
90th Percentile £42.50 £52.70 £52.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +7.59% -7.06% +6.25%

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 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 31 (58.49%) Java
2 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (41.51%) Git (software)
3 22 (41.51%) TeamCity
3 22 (41.51%) Confluence
3 22 (41.51%) Microservices
4 19 (35.85%) Spring
5 17 (32.08%) Oracle
5 17 (32.08%) DB2
5 17 (32.08%) Linux
5 17 (32.08%) Artifactory
6 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
6 15 (28.30%) DevOps
6 15 (28.30%) Web Services
6 15 (28.30%) SQL
6 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
6 15 (28.30%) Banking
7 13 (24.53%) JMS
7 13 (24.53%) Node.js
7 13 (24.53%) REST
8 12 (22.64%) EJB
8 12 (22.64%) CSS
8 12 (22.64%) HTML
9 11 (20.75%) SOAP
9 11 (20.75%) Unix
9 11 (20.75%) Maven
9 11 (20.75%) Hibernate
10 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (18.87%) J2EE
10 10 (18.87%) CSS3

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 22 (41.51%) Confluence
2 9 (16.98%) Apache
2 9 (16.98%) CICS
2 9 (16.98%) IIS
2 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
3 8 (15.09%) WebSphere
4 5 (9.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) GitHub
3 1 (1.89%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) BIG-IP
1 9 (16.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 9 (16.98%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) DB2
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (41.51%) Git (software)
1 22 (41.51%) TeamCity
2 17 (32.08%) Artifactory
3 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
4 11 (20.75%) Maven
5 10 (18.87%) Bitbucket
6 9 (16.98%) webpack
7 8 (15.09%) Ant
7 8 (15.09%) Eclipse
8 6 (11.32%) Selenium
9 4 (7.55%) JMeter
10 3 (5.66%) JUnit
10 3 (5.66%) TestRail
11 2 (3.77%) Gatling
11 2 (3.77%) Introscope
11 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
11 2 (3.77%) The Grinder
11 2 (3.77%) Travis CI
11 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 15 (28.30%) Banking
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Legal
5 2 (3.77%) Marketing
6 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Developer
2 9 (16.98%) Analyst
2 9 (16.98%) Consultant
2 9 (16.98%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.21%) DevOps Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (11.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Java Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Linux Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) IT Manager
6 4 (7.55%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (5.66%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) Spring
2 15 (28.30%) Web Services
3 13 (24.53%) JMS
3 13 (24.53%) Node.js
3 13 (24.53%) REST
4 12 (22.64%) CSS
4 12 (22.64%) EJB
4 12 (22.64%) HTML
5 11 (20.75%) Hibernate
5 11 (20.75%) SOAP
6 10 (18.87%) CSS3
6 10 (18.87%) HTML5
6 10 (18.87%) J2EE
6 10 (18.87%) React
7 9 (16.98%) DHTML
7 9 (16.98%) JSP
7 9 (16.98%) Spring Boot
7 9 (16.98%) XML
8 6 (11.32%) .NET
9 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) DataPower
1 9 (16.98%) Mainframe
2 7 (13.21%) User Experience
3 6 (11.32%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.55%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.66%) iPad
6 1 (1.89%) iSeries
6 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Linux
2 11 (20.75%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (41.51%) Microservices
3 15 (28.30%) DevOps
4 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.98%) Analytics
6 8 (15.09%) SOA
7 7 (13.21%) TDD
7 7 (13.21%) Test Automation
7 7 (13.21%) User Stories
8 6 (11.32%) Scrum
9 5 (9.43%) BDD
9 5 (9.43%) MVC
9 5 (9.43%) Project Management
10 4 (7.55%) Contingency Planning
10 4 (7.55%) Resource Management
10 4 (7.55%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.55%) SDLC
10 4 (7.55%) Time Management
10 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) Java
2 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
2 15 (28.30%) SQL
3 8 (15.09%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.55%) C#
4 4 (7.55%) Python
5 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.89%) C++
6 1 (1.89%) ES6
6 1 (1.89%) ES7
6 1 (1.89%) RPG
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) ISEB
2 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.98%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (7.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Ansible
1 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.66%) Terraform
3 1 (1.89%) HockeyApp
3 1 (1.89%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) Adobe
2 9 (16.98%) F5
2 9 (16.98%) Green Hat
2 9 (16.98%) IBM
3 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.55%) Capita
5 3 (5.66%) Rackspace
6 2 (3.77%) AppDynamics
6 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.77%) CA
7 1 (1.89%) HP
7 1 (1.89%) Teradata