Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 68 78
Rank change year-on-year +17 +10 -1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 55 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.19% 2.18% 1.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.99% 12.63% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 24
Bristol median daily rate £425 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% +10.34%
10th Percentile £270 £308 £288
90th Percentile £475 £522 £468
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £418
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.19% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £45.38 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +14.87% +12.86% -13.58%

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 262 285 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.20% 17.22% 12.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 155 149
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £286 £279 £288
90th Percentile £538 £512 £483
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 20
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.11% +2.89% +14.60%
10th Percentile £37.50 £36.00 £34.55
90th Percentile £45.90 £52.00 £52.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +13.67%

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 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 43 (78.18%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (65.45%) Confluence
3 30 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 27 (49.09%) JavaScript
5 26 (47.27%) Banking
6 25 (45.45%) HTML
6 25 (45.45%) TeamCity
6 25 (45.45%) Microservices
7 24 (43.64%) HTML5
7 24 (43.64%) SQL
8 23 (41.82%) Java
8 23 (41.82%) CSS
8 23 (41.82%) CSS3
9 22 (40.00%) Artifactory
9 22 (40.00%) Ant
9 22 (40.00%) XML
9 22 (40.00%) DHTML
10 18 (32.73%) Web Services
10 18 (32.73%) Spring
10 18 (32.73%) Jenkins
10 18 (32.73%) REST
11 17 (30.91%) Finance
11 17 (30.91%) Hibernate
11 17 (30.91%) EJB
11 17 (30.91%) JMS
12 16 (29.09%) Unix
12 16 (29.09%) Scrum
12 16 (29.09%) Maven
13 15 (27.27%) WebSphere
13 15 (27.27%) DB2

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 36 (65.45%) Confluence
2 15 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 11 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.82%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) BrowserStack
2 1 (1.82%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (1.82%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
1 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) DB2
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) DTS
3 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.64%) Big Data
5 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.82%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 30 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 25 (45.45%) TeamCity
3 22 (40.00%) Ant
3 22 (40.00%) Artifactory
4 18 (32.73%) Jenkins
5 16 (29.09%) Maven
6 15 (27.27%) Eclipse
7 7 (12.73%) Selenium
8 4 (7.27%) JIRA Agile
8 4 (7.27%) JMeter
9 3 (5.45%) Subversion
10 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.64%) Introscope
10 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.82%) Grunt
11 1 (1.82%) Mocha
11 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (47.27%) Banking
2 17 (30.91%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Legal
4 3 (5.45%) Retail
5 2 (3.64%) Marketing
6 1 (1.82%) Law
6 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (10.91%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Backend Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) React Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Scrum Master
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Agile Scrum Master
8 2 (3.64%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Performance Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Data Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (45.45%) HTML
2 24 (43.64%) HTML5
3 23 (41.82%) CSS
3 23 (41.82%) CSS3
4 22 (40.00%) DHTML
4 22 (40.00%) XML
5 18 (32.73%) REST
5 18 (32.73%) Spring
5 18 (32.73%) Web Services
6 17 (30.91%) EJB
6 17 (30.91%) Hibernate
6 17 (30.91%) JMS
7 15 (27.27%) J2EE
7 15 (27.27%) JSP
7 15 (27.27%) SOAP
8 5 (9.09%) .NET
9 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.45%) Entity Framework
10 3 (5.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) User Experience
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.64%) iPad
4 2 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.82%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.82%) iSeries
5 1 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.82%) MPEG
5 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Unix
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (78.18%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (45.45%) Microservices
3 16 (29.09%) Scrum
4 13 (23.64%) SOA
5 12 (21.82%) User Stories
6 11 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (12.73%) Front End Development
7 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.09%) BDD
9 5 (9.09%) TDD
10 4 (7.27%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (7.27%) Project Management
11 3 (5.45%) Business Analysis
11 3 (5.45%) DevOps
11 3 (5.45%) MVC
11 3 (5.45%) SDLC
11 3 (5.45%) Software Delivery
11 3 (5.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) JavaScript
2 24 (43.64%) SQL
3 23 (41.82%) Java
4 15 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.45%) C#
5 3 (5.45%) Java 8
6 2 (3.64%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) Perl
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) RPG
7 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Ansible
1 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Oracle
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.64%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.64%) CA
4 2 (3.64%) Capita
4 2 (3.64%) Tableau
5 1 (1.82%) Fiserv
5 1 (1.82%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.82%) Sybase
5 1 (1.82%) Teradata